Apple's Modern Buckle is such an elegant design; it's one of the best Apple Watch bands. But it's not cheap. If you love the look of the Modern Buckle but don't want to break the bank, we have some awesome options for you to check out on this list. Here's how to get that glorious Apple Watch Modern Buckle look for less.

Ninth Co. Modern Buckle Leather

Colorful: Ninth Co. Modern Buckle Leather

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The Ninth Co. Modern Buckle Leather is made from smooth top-grain leather. The buckle is magnetic, just like Apple's. You can choose either the 38/40mm or 42/44mm watch size. A variety of color options are available.

$40 at Ninth Co.
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For eBay shoppers: Genuine Leather Modern Buckle Strap Band For Apple Watch

This genuine leather band has that distinctive Modern Buckle style. Choose from a wide variety of colors and both Apple Watch sizes, any generation.

$30 at eBay
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Smooth: iPM Smooth Granada Leather Replacement Band with Modern Buckle

Choose from a few color options and both Apple Watch sizes with this band from iPM. The band is 100% genuine leather, and the hardware is stainless steel.

$44 at Newegg
Clockwork Synergy Dapper Collection Leather Band

Colorful quality: Clockwork Synergy Dapper Collection Leather Band

This isn't truly the Modern Buckle look, but Clockwork Synergy does make incredible quality bands for the Apple Watch at reasonable prices. The adaptors are as smooth as butter, and the premium leather is top-notch. Choose from over two dozen different textures and colors, from traditional to fun.

WFEAGL Apple Watch band

Tapered: WFEAGL Leather Band

This one isn't an exact copy of Apple's Modern Buckle. It does offer a slimmer and more delicate look than most bands, which gives it a similar vibe. WFEAGL offers both watch sizes, multiple hardware color options, plus dozens of gorgeous leather colors and even some patterns like snakeskin and snow leopard.

$17 at Amazon
Apple Watch Modern Buckle

The real deal: Apple Watch Modern Buckle

One option is simply buying Apple's own Modern Buckle band. Whether you have reward points, a credit card that gets you cash back, or you take advantage of open box/refurbished discounts; you might be able to save a few dollars on the real deal.

You don't need to spend an arm and a leg on Apple's Modern Buckle band

The original Apple Modern Buckle is gorgeous but priced out of reach for many of us. Fortunately, there are some other bands out there with a similar design but a smaller price tag. We love the look of the Ninth Co. Modern Buckle Leather. You get a nice selection of colors from which to choose, and both Apple Watch sizes.

However, if you're an eBay shopper, you can save even more money with the Genuine Leather Modern Buckle Strap Band For Apple Watch. There's a nice color variety, and the band is available in both the 38/40mm and 42/44mm Apple Watch sizes.

If you're interested in other Leather Apple Watch Bands or how to get the Classic Buckle look for less, we have you covered.

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