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This is the latest entry into the 'Weird Denim Hall of Fame'

"There have been some truly memorable entries to the Weird Denim Hall of Fame in recent months, but the latest example, from streetwear label Unravel Project, might take the cake." The label unveiled the Denim Waist Belt ($405) at a resort-wear fashion show, proving that if you chop the waistband off a pair of jeans, the remaining shred of fabric can be used to cinch a loose top. Okay, the effect of buttoning a crotchless denim waistband over a sweatshirt and leather pants can be pretty cool, in the right context. "By itself, though ... well, it raises the question: Is this type of 'pretty cool' worth $405?"