TOMS is best known for their fashionable shoes and gift of shoe program. The company’s model is based on improving the lives of people living in poverty around the world. For each pair of TOMS shoes sold, the company donates a pair of shoes to a child in need. Now TOMS is entering the third-party Apple Watch band space, with, of course, TOMS Apple Watch Bands.
For each Apple Watch band that TOMS sells, they will donate a year of solar light. About 1.2 billion people live in “light poverty,” meaning that they lack access to safe, reliable electricity. It also means that many children are unable to complete their schoolwork once the sun sets. By making donations to SolarAid and Solar Sisters which bring solar lights into impoverished homes, TOMS is giving children an opportunity to do be able to study for an average of one hour longer each night. Buy buying a TOMS watch band, you can literally give a child the gift of time.
So, when you’re thinking about purchasing a new band for your Apple Watch, consider buying one of TOMS attractive bands. The Utility Collection is made from grosgrain fabric and leather detailing. The collection comes in a variety of colors and sells for $49.00. The Artisan Collection is made from woven fabric and leather backing and sells for $75.00.
The bands are available for purchase on TOMS site and range in price from $49.00 to $75.00.
If you’re looking for straight-up Apple replica bands, check out our buyer’s guide here.