18-millimetre watch bands
Some watch bands are too thin, some are too thick, but 18-millimetre watch bands are just right. The perfect width for men and women alike, an 18-millimetre band suits most people. You'll find a huge variety of watch straps to choose from, so whether you're looking for a replacement leather watch strap or a nylon bangle for your smartwatch, you'll be spoilt for choice.Keep a spare handy
If the idea of being without your watch for the day leaves you in a panic, it pays to keep a replacement watch strap handy in case the worst happens. For those keen to impress, replacement mesh bands are a great option for your Citizen or Seiko watch.
Replacement genuine leather watch straps come in a range of colours including classic brown and black, ideal for use with most watch faces. You'll find straps with varying types of buckles and clasps to choose from on eBay.
Leather watch straps have an elegant quality particularly with a buckle in silver or rose gold.Mix it up
Swapping your watch strap for something new doesn't have to be a permanent change. You can mix things up by swapping your strap to suit your mood or your outfit. With watch bands from brands like Casio and Swatch, there are plenty of fun designs available.
Contemporary silicone or rubber bands are ideal for use with your Fitbit or smartwatch, whilst wrap-around straps are great for wearing whilst playing sports. Silicone is comfortable, durable and easy to clean making silicone watch straps ideal for sports watches.Don't go over budget
Finding a replacement stainless steel strap for your watch can be a challenge. You'll find plenty of affordable stainless steel straps in a gold, black or steel finish on eBay, and it's often pretty simple to fit them to your watch yourself. Complete with a snap clasp, a metal strap is usually found on well-known brands.
Your choice of watch band will ultimately impact on the appearance of your watch. So choose wisely, leather watch straps for your dressier watches, silicone for your sportier ones.