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    The Esquire Premium Dress Belt - 1.25"

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    Sizing Instructions Casual Belts

    SIZING GUIDE

    Buy 1 Size Larger than waist.

    EX: 36 Waist Buy a 38 Belt - In between sizes round up. 


     

    This belt is not designed for regularly carrying items on it. If you are occasionaly going to carry tools or other gear on this belt then Buy 2 Sizes Larger than waist

    EX: 36 Waist Buy a 40 Belt - In between sizes round up.

     

    We do have free size exchanges if needed. For belt measurements click on the sizing tab on the page.

    Size
    Color
    Oak
    Havana
    Black

     

    • The Esquire is the favorite of the owner of Hanks Belts. Whether you are wearing dress pants or jeans the Esquire will complement your outfit with a slightly more refined style that is sure to impress.

      We start with the same English Bridle leather we use in our Canyon belt. The Esquire is then lined with premium leather so that you have the same quality inside and out. The 1 1/4” width is perfect for a sleeker look and fits the belt loops of all jeans or pants.

      The inside of the belt is raised with a separate full leather strip creating a distinctive appearance. The unique construction of the Esquire belt will last for years, age well, and conform to the individual shape of your body over time.

      As with all Hanks Belts, the Esquire is made by skilled craftsmen the way a belt would have been made a hundred years ago.

      Vegetable-tanned leather, unlike chromium tanned leather, uses no harsh chemicals. Mimosa powder, derived from tree bark from Africa, gives the rich finish of the leather used on these belts. The devoted process takes six weeks from rawhide to finished leather ready to be cut and sewn into a Hanks Belt. The final step is hand burnishing every hide. Though it is a labor-intensive process it results in a unique, extremely fine finish.

      Vegetable-tanned leather develops a patina that improves with age. The appearance develops with wear giving each belt its own individual characteristics.

      We use top quality hardware to finish it off. Our more refined all stainless steel roller buckle provides easy buckling and unbuckling. The superior quality stainless steel buckle costs six times more than a standard plated steel buckle, which is no less than this belt deserves. Our Chicago screws hold it all together so you can easily swap buckles yet never have to worry about snaps which can become weakened and unreliable with over time.

      An awesome belt that fills a wide range of dress styles, The Esquire is a belt you will reach for time and time again.

      • USA Made
      • Made from vegetable-tanned leather
      • Raised leather center for a unique look
      • Stainless steel low profile roller buckle
      • Chicago screw construction
      • Removable buckle
      • Hand-burnished English bridle leather
      • Supports light CCW use
      • Single needle edge stitching
      • One-piece solid full-grain leather
      • ~12 oz. leather at ~.20" thick
      • 1 1/4" width fits virtually all belt loops
      • 100-year warranty

    • Style Number A2425

      Width:

       1 1/4"

      Thickness: 

      ~.20" (excluding padding)

      Leather Weight

      ~12 oz.

      Leather Ply

      Solid 1 Piece Full Grain Leather

      Country Of Manufacture

      USA

      Leather Type

      USA Tanned Premium English Bridle Vegetable Tanned Leather

      Hardware

      Stainless Steel Roller Buckle - USA or Imported

      Interchangeable Buckle

      Yes - Chicago Screw Construction
      1/4" Screws

      Number Of Holes and Spacing

      6 Holes Spaced 1" on Center

      Warranty

      100 Years*

    • Buy this belt one size larger than pant size.
      EX: 36 pants buy a 38 belt.


      Belt Measurements

      For reference here are the measurement specifications if you wish to compare to a current belt you already own:

      IMPORTANT: Do not include buckle length in measurement. Measurements are from where the leather folds over the buckle.

      Belt Measurement Where to measure from

      Esquire Belt Has 6 Holes Spaced 1" On Center
      *All measurements are approximate and can vary slightly due to the handcrafted nature of this belt. 

      BELT SIZE Measurement to 3rd Hole Measurement To End Of Belt
      32 32" 38"
      34 34" 40"
      36 36" 42"
      38 38" 44"
      40 40" 46"
      42 42" 48"
      44 44" 50"
      46 46" 52"
      48 48" 54"
      50 50" 56"
      52 52" 58"

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    JH
    09/06/2020
    Joseph H.
    United States United States
    Nice dress belt

    Love this belt. I had bought the Gunner stitched belt and wanted something for dress and this was perfect!

    RM
    09/03/2020
    Richard M.
    United States United States
    Esquire

    It is a very nice belt. The price is at a premium, but the belt is well made. This is my third Hank’s belt.

    JE
    09/02/2020
    James E.
    United States United States
    Very nice belt

    This is a great belt, fine leather, great construction. Should last a lifetime.

    MM
    09/02/2020
    MARCUS M.
    United States United States
    Esquire Belt

    Great belt

    EA
    09/02/2020
    edward a.
    United States United States
    Great Quality American Made Product

    Not being a spur of the minute kind of guy, I kept seeing the ads for Hank's Belts on Facebook again and again. I researched the comments from previous customers and they were overwhelmingly positive. I decided to order 2 dress and 1 casual belt. I ordered the wrong size and had to return them. Hank's emailed me a return shipping label at no charge and I reordered the correct size. The quality is unbelievable...not the imported material you find in department stores. They are a little more costly than your average belt, but they are well worth it. Highly recommended!!!!!