An in-use and product shot of the TugBelt minimalist belt

Tug Belt

A minimalist belt that fits in your wallet.

When I wore loose-fitting pants I found myself sticking my thumbs through the belt loops and twisting 'em. I figured a well-designed piece of plastic could do a better job than my thumbs. So here's the pitch:

Never forget a belt again, because with Tug Belt, there is always one in your wallet!


  • $5

I'm offering these belts on an "if avaialable" basis. If you would like one, fill out the form on my contact page so I can shoot you over an online invoice.

Open Source

If you would prefer to cut up an old credit card rather than purchase a belt from me, then feel free to download the necessary files.




  • Fits in your wallet
  • Meticulously designed
  • Extremely strong
  • Soft-touch surface
  • Works with all standard belt-loops
  • Discrete (when worn under a shirt)
  • Stays put (even when taking a dump)


  • Delrin


  • 3.4" x 2.1" x 0.03"
An animation of the Tug Belt being put on and taken off
The Tug Belt being taken out of a wallet
A detail shot of the Tug Belt, showing the soft-touch surface
Showing the Tug Belt staying put, even on dropped trousers