When it comes to golf, you want to make sure that you look your best.
This means choosing the right outfit and colors that look well together.
One question that often comes up is “what color belt should I wear with white golf shoes?”.
In this blog post, we will answer this question and discuss the different outfit combinations that you can wear with white golf shoes. We will also provide some tips on how to match your pants and belt perfectly.
So, whether you are just starting out or have been playing for years, read on for some helpful advice!
What is a White Belt In Golf?
Belts were originally created to hold up pants (especially while you swing), but over time it has become more than just that, many golfers wear belts even if they don’t need it because belts are a great way for adding style to your outfit and appear like a pro golfer.
Golf belts are produced by many brands and they come in many different colors, styles & widths, so you can easily find one that matches your personal taste.
Can You Wear A White Belt In Golf?
If you are asking if it’s allowed or acceptable, then there are no rules about what wearing a belt when playing golf in the first place, the same thing is true for the color of your belt.
Ultimately, it is up to the individual golfer to decide what color belt to wear, as long as it does not violate the dress code of the particular course you are playing on.
If you are asking if a white belt looks nice, then scroll below for a detailed answer, because it depends on various factors.
Should Your Golf Belt Match Your Shoes?
The short answer is YES!
While you can wear any color belt you want, the most popular & easiest way to look great is to match the color of your belt to the color of your shoes
- White belt with white shoes
- Brown belt with brown shoes
- Black belt with black shoes
Many golfers believe that white belts tend to stand out more than other colors. This can create a cohesive look that is pleasing to the eye and will help you look your best on the course.
That being said, there are no hard and fast rules when it comes to choosing a belt color, and ultimately it is up to your preferences to choose the same or any different color.
So whether you choose a white belt or any other color, as long as you feel confident in your choice, you will be sure to look great out on the links.
Conclusion: The color of your belt doesn’t have to match shoes color.
Should belt be darker or lighter than shoes?
The general rule of thumb is to match exactly the color of your shoes.
However, some fashion experts argue that it can also be fashionable to choose a belt that is either darker or lighter than your shoes. The key is to create a contrast that is pleasing to the eye.
For example, if you are wearing black shoes, you could choose a brown belt to add a touch of color.
Or, if you are wearing light-colored shoes, you could choose a dark-colored belt to create a more dramatic look.
Scroll below to see the different colors I recommend.
What color belts match with white golf shoes
We mentioned earlier that the best match is a white belt. However, it doesn’t mean that nothing else fits nicely.
Here are the different color belts you can wear with white golf shoes:
- White belt
- Black belt
- Dark brown belt
- Beige or Light brown belt
- Grey belt
What color belts match with two-colored white shoes?
If you have shoes that have two colors then you have more options when it comes to belts.
Let’s take white and black shoes as an example.
You could choose:
- a black belt to match the black in your shoes,
- a white belt to match the white.
- a belt that has both colors (white leather & black buckle or vice versa).
As long as you choose either of the 2 colors on your shoes, it will look great!
Below is an example that will drive this point home.
- Left: you can see a green belt with White/Green shoes
- Middle: you can see a black belt with White/black shoes
- Right: you can see a Navy blue belt with White/navy blue shoes
What color socks to wear with a white belt
When it comes to choosing the right color socks to wear with a white belt, it’s best to keep it simple. White or black socks will both look great with a white belt.
If you’re looking for more ideas, we have another post that answers this question in detail.
How Do You Pick A Golf Belt Color?
When it comes to choosing a golf belt, the options can feel endless.
However, there are a few general principles that can help to narrow down the field.
- First, keep it simple.
Minimise the number of colors in your outfit.
- Consider your pants & t-shirt colors.
- Choose 1 color to match.
Whenever possible, try to match the belt to the one element of your outfit. If you’re wearing a navy blue shirt, for example, look for a belt with a similar color.
- Finally, don’t be afraid to ask for other opinions.
Most golf stores have staff who are capable of assisting you with choosing the right belt for your outfit. Or you can message a friend or your golfing community.
By following these guidelines, you’ll be sure to find a golf belt that looks great and performs even better.
Which celebrities are known for their great belt style?
When it comes to celebrity belt style, there are a few names that stand out to me, here’s my top 10.
- Tiger Woods
- Rory Mcilroy
- Rickie Fowler
- Collin Morikawa
- Erik van Rooyen
- Henrik Stenson
- Jesper Parnevik
- Justin Thomas
- Paul Casey
- Billy Horschel
Andy Starr is a golf writer with Apple Mountain Golf.
He’s been playing the game for more than 10 years and has a passion for it.
Andy also enjoys reviewing golf shoes and other equipment, which he posts on his blog.
When he’s not writing or playing golf, Andy can be found spending time with his wife and two young children.
When he was just out of college, he decided to turn his passion for the sport into a career and began writing about golf for Apple Mountain Golf.
Since then, Starr has become one of the most respected golf writers in the industry.
He has a gift for making complex topics easy to understand, and his articles are always filled with insights and tips that can help readers improve their game.
In addition to his work as a writer, Starr is also a highly regarded golf instructor.
He has taught at some of the biggest clubs in the country, and his students have gone on to win championships at all levels.
Whether he’s teaching or writing,