Patent leather watch bands are a type of leather watch band that feature a glossy, high-shine finish on the surface of the leather. The gloss is achieved by applying a coating of patent finish, which gives the leather a smooth, hard and shiny surface. The patent finish can be in various colors such as black, white, red and many more. These types of watch bands are suitable for those who want to have a shiny, glossy and elegant look. The patent leather is known for its durability, resistance to scratches and stains. Patent leather watch bands can be a good option for formal events, parties and to add a touch of luxury and elegance to any watch collection. However, it's important to consider the care and maintenance of the band, as patent leather may be prone to scratches, scuffs and fading over time. how to measure your watch band.