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Here’s my unbiased RANBANDS for Apple Watch Review. I discovered this company on Instagram and ordered a couple of their Apple Watchbands with my own money. I was so impressed with the quality that I reached out to them for a discount code I could share with you.
I’ve had an Apple Watch since the day they originally came out. It’s pretty much a part of my body at this point. If you can see my arms in any photo, you will see that I’m ALWAYS wearing it. In fact, I’m on my second one. I recently replaced my original Apple Watch Version One with a new one (Version Six).
I have the 40mm Series 6 Nike edition in Space Gray. And I have a gazillion watch bands! I’m a girl who likes OPTIONS. If you’ve seen my posts about glasses, you already know what I mean. I like to change up my watch bands to match my outfits, my moods, or the season.
This post is about watch bands, not about the Apple watch, but I’d be remiss if I didn’t share some of the reasons that I love it. Truly, it’s one of my favorite products ever. Here are a few of my favorite features:
Over the years, I’ve purchased a few watch bands from Apple and their quality is exceptional. But they’re really expensive. My leather band was $149, and my braided solo loop and the metal Milanese were $99 each. Even the plastic sport bands are pricey at $49 each.
Over the years I tried a bunch of “discount” bands from Amazon, Groupon, and companies I found on social media. Honestly, most of them were not great. They either felt flimsy, the colors were “off” or the materials feel cheap.
I recently tried a new company called RANBANDS and their Apple watch bands are excellent. They’re very close in quality to the Apple versions and they have tons of cute colors and styles. They’re based in Austin, TX so the bands arrive quickly (not on a slow boat from China) and they are super affordable. Here are my favorite styles: