Apple Watch Leather NATO Strap


Handmade leather watch strap, built to look like the NATO style watch strap but provides skin contact for Apple watch functionality. Cut from high grade dark brown leather for the best wear and durability. 

  • 24mm wide leather 5/6oz strap
  • Solid brass hardware with nickle plating or PVD black coating
  • Apple adapter comes pre-installed. Billet length may need adjusting to suit your wrist size. Torque screw driver included. See video below.

Also see our standard NATO Watch Straps

Apple watch not included. This listing is for a strap set that has the Apple Watch hardware adapter built in. Please choose the correct adapter size for your Apple Watch. See back of Apple Watch for 38mm or 42mm or 44mm case size. The 42mm and 44mm case use the same size adapter.

Returns Policy

Due to the nature of the apple adapter hardware using tiny screws, we are unable to accept returns on this product if you have made any adjustments to the screws. We triple check the torque settings on the Apple Watch adapter that we install on our straps before shipping them out. Some folks are over aggressive with the tiny screws, and strip the threads off the hardware and attempt to return them to us. If you need additional hardware or help with adjustments, we can happily help you, but we cannot accept returns on the item. Only make this purchase if you accept this policy. Thank you.

Adjustable Strap Length

The billet end of the Apple Watch NATO Strap is adjustable in length by slipping the leather strap through the watch adapter. Due to the thickness of our leather straps, the watch adapter will not slide easily over the leather strap without leaving drag marks on your strap. Use the included torque screwdriver to slightly loosen the adapter screws allowing the adapter to slip across the strap. Be careful to not lose the tiny torque screws when backing them out. 

Standard Leather Apple Watch NATO Strap

We currently offer these straps in a dark brown or black leather with silver and black hardware color.

Horween Shell Cordovan Apple Watch NATO Strap

We occasionally have Horween Shell Cordovan on hand. Please contact us to find out which colors are available, as we typically have multiple options for this. If no color choice is stated, we default to a reversed Burgundy (Color #8) strap. 

Thank you for supporting independent and handmade quality goods. 

Straps are built to order. Wait times are typically 1 week, but may stretch to 2 if hardware is being restocked. We appreciate your patience as we build products in the order they are received.


Most orders arrive between

Estimated 2-4 Weeks

Port Wallets, Insider Wallets and Enfold Card Wallets typically go out a day or two after the order is placed. If you have a deadline, please contact us. We may be able to work something out.

Custom Requests: Closed

Our store orders are our top priority, and so we're unable to interrupt our work flow in order to accept any custom requests. If you're interested in your initials being placed on your item, we suggest taking it in to your local laser engraver. You'll receive a quality engraving, that is truly complimentary to your fine leather goods.

Items In Stock

Generally we keep Port Wallets, Insiders and Enfold Card Wallets built and ready to ship. Otherwise all leather goods are generally hand made to your order. Items marked as 'in stock' means that we have the material on hand to fulfill your order and that wait times will apply.

USA Shipping

All USA destinations are shipped FedEx Express which has a 2-3 day transit time for US residents. You will receive tracking information in an email when your order ships.

International Shipping

International shipments may choose between First Class, Priority mail or FedEx, but we strongly suggest FedEx as it gets through customs easier. There is no guarantee of tracking for international shipments. If your package hasn't arrived after 30 days, please contact us with your tracking number. Craft and Lore cannot be held responsible for the US Postal Service losing packages once it leaves the USA. If a package is indeed lost, and after 60 days have passed since the shipping day, please contact us and we will see what we can do.


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