E3 Apple Watch Cuff in Black Chromexcel Leather
The Apple Watch Cuff in Black Chromexcel Leather from E3 Supply Co. is handmade from a special leather infused with an oil and wax blend that results in an extremely soft and durable band. This band moves with you and becomes softer, developing a beautiful patina the more you wear it.
Chromexcel leather, in particular, takes a laborious 89 separate processes and 28 working days by a highly experienced craftsman to perfect. Bold, refined, and never flat, chromexcel leather moves with you, bringing up tonal contrasts as the band flexes and folds.
Further, the hardware that E3 uses is quality checked at every step of the production process, ensuring an accurate, appropriate fit for the Apple Watch.
• 42 mm Apple Watch Strap Width: 24 mm
• 38 mm Apple Watch Strap Width: 22 mm
All of E3 Supply Co. bands for Apple Watch are handcrafted in-house at their workshop in NYC. Each band is hand-cut, punched, skived, stitched, and assembled with great care and attention to detail. E3 is proud to offer top-quality handmade goods.
E3 sources its leather from The Horween Leather Company, a Chicago-based institution in high-quality leather production since 1905.
Note: E3 accepts exchanges and returns on non-custom gear, as long as the item is received back within 30 days of the date of purchase. If the item shows signs of wear, a $30 restocking fee will be assessed before the exchange is processed. Signs of wear include crimping, stretching, cracking, or general wear of the leather.
Read Cult of Mac's review of E3 bands.
A note about the new Apple Watch sizes: All of our bands will fit the new, larger Apple Watches. If you have the new 44mm Apple Watch, it’ll work with the old 42mm straps. And the new 40mm Apple Watch works with the old 38mm straps.