Thanks to the dadcore trend that flourished after several Prada and Off-White shows—think chunky trainers, college sweatshirts, and slouchy trousers—easy street-inspired pieces have become a mainstay in our sartorial rotations. Somewhere along the lines, we graduated from thick soles to fanny packs, taking the trend to another level.
The resurgence of every dad/tourist’s favorite accessory has been spotted everywhere, and we can’t get enough. Whether you call it the waist bag, fanny pack, bum bag or belt bag, this is how to style it for Fall 2019.
Scroll below for 11 fresh ways to style a fanny pack for fall.
Blazers are no longer exclusive to the office; they work for off-duty styling just as well. Add another layer of dimension with a patterned or logo belt bag that can also be worn across your shoulder. Photo: Tyler Joe
The trench coats of now aren’t just cotton or wool; they exist in sleek, modern fabrics like PVC and vinyl. Add some texture and detail to your look by pairing a futuristic trench with a croc-embossed fanny pack. Photo: Instagram/@ada_oguntodu
Fall and winter outfits can easily become a myriad of black, gray, and browns, causing looks to feel a bit repetitive. Break up the neutrals with a bright fanny pack in a luxe fabric. Photo: Tyler Joe
For errand running and grocery hauls that require both hands, try styling your luxe mini belt bag with an easy white T-shirt, raw-hem jeans, and sneakers. Photo: Instagram/@luciacuesta_
Kaia Gerber is the queen of leather on leather, and that’s clear in this street style shot of her styling a patent leather belt bag with leather trousers and combat boots. Photo: Splash News
White isn’t exclusive to spring and summer; during the fall, it looks even more crisp. Style loose-fitting tailored separates with a simple canvas fanny pack for an effortless look. Photo: Instagram/@courtneeruthie
Whether spotted, dotted, leopard, or plaid, prints are in full force for Fall 2019 and will likely carry you into the dead of winter. Go matchy matchy by doubling up on prints and adding a fanny pack with a similar hue. Photo: Tyler Joe
You can’t go wrong with a one-stop fix-all jumpsuit, especially during the beginning of fall. Cinch the waist on a looser silhouette with a lux fanny pack. Photo: Instagram/@pernilleteisbaek
Neutrals for fall? Groundbreaking. Actually, yes. Wearing different shades of the same camel color can effortlessly elevate your look. Style a chestnut leather fanny pack with a matching trench and trousers. Then, break up the tones with a brighter turtleneck. Photo: Getty
Belt bags can also be worn as waist belts; ideal for cinching the middle of a loose fitting or oversized silhouette. Use one to flatter and streamline your shape, or show off your curves. Photo: Tyler Joe
Not all fanny packs are micro bags—some come in larger iterations that work for errand running, work bags, and weekend beauty holders. Style yours with cozy fall favorites like a chunky knit and marigold-hued trousers. Photo: Instagram/@vbiancav
This article originally appeared on Harper’s Bazaar US.