Gotta Hold My Pants Up: Serious Waist Cinches from Duluth Trading Company

By Ken Aiken - the Gear Guy on

The strip of leather that has been holding my pants up for the last 30-plus years finally delaminated. It wasn’t surprising: a half century prior to encircling my body that strip of leather was studded with wires and, driven by machinery, it carded wool in the textile mills of Vermont. Replacing that belt turned out …