ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Mens Leather Cuff Bracelets

Updated on February 6, 2015

Cool Men's Leather Cuff Bracelets

Leather bracelets make a cool gift for men, especially the cuff style. Their thicker, larger style has a good masculine feel to them.

Leather cuff bracelets for men may conjure up images of pirates, gladiators, or other tough figures, which is maybe a large part of their appeal. Leather is rugged, long lasting, and frequently affordable. It suits many styles. Leather can be "edgy" or "grunge." It can be goth, punk, rock, outdoorsy or hippie. While certain bracelets certainly lend themselves to a particular style, many can fit several different looks all depending on how you wear it.

Historically leather cuffs probably protected a man's wrist in battle or perhaps even just "on the job" such as for blacksmiths protecting their wrists and arms from hot metal. In some instances though leather cuffs could prove to be restrictive or could catch on things, especially if they are decorative like many of the ones shown below. So despite their protective nature I doubt you'd find many construction workers wearing them on the job where they might get in the way and catch on things.

So nowadays they are mostly a fashion statement. And a good fashion statement at that when worn right by the kind of guy with the right style, personality or attitude for them.

Mens Genuine Leather Cuff Wrist Bracelet image Courtesy of

Rock star or pirate? Or something else?

These leather cuffs can bring several different images and styles to mind, especially depending on how they are used. You decide what these men's leather cuffs represents to you.

Some of these remind me of the year one of my guy friends dressed up as a pirate (ever since the Pirate of the Caribbean movies you know that has been popular for guys to do...who can blame them...and who can blame us girls for liking it).

Most of the selections below are actually simple in style. Solid color. A single, simple buckle (the exception being the cuff that is laced up with leather). So while they make a statement, overall most of these choices would be a more subtle statement, compared to something with a lot of metal "hardware" such as one with chains or spikes.

Neptune Giftware Leather Wide Triple Strap Cuff Wrap Gothic Wristband Buckle Fastening - DARK BROWN LEATHER
Neptune Giftware Leather Wide Triple Strap Cuff Wrap Gothic Wristband Buckle Fastening - DARK BROWN LEATHER

I really like the looks of this leather cuff bracelet that comes in either black or brown leather. It consists of one large band that has three buckles across it for both style and as a method of securing it to the wrist, making it adjustable to fit many sizes. The third buckle has a metal O-ring on for more style.


Leather Cuff Watches

Some watches have bands that are like cuff bracelets. So you get both the rugged good looks of a leather bracelet, with the practicality of a watch. Plus a lot of times the watch faces paired with the leather cuff adds to the tough or cool appearance, almost looking like part of the "hardware" of buckles and other metal pieces that may be part of a men's leather bracelet.

Choosing a watch like this is a good compromise to wearing just a leather cuff if you like their looks, but think wearing one isn't quite right for you. Or you can wear a leather cuff watch on one wrist and a leather cuff that compliments it on your other wrist for double impact.

Leather cuffs are cool...but being comfortable with yourself is always the best accessory.

Accessorizing with Leather Cuff Bracelets

Bracelets are not something every man is comfortable with, even if they are made of something as rugged and masculine looking as leather. Wearing them takes confidence or nonchalance (frankly, you are indifferent to what people think of your clothing as long as you like them).

Some men worry what the guys will think, while others worry what girls will think. Frankly, I wonder if a girl turns up her nose at you simply for wearing a piece of leather on your wrist, rather than getting to know you, if she is worth your time. I suggest getting comfortable with the idea of wearing one, whether you eventually decide to wear one or not. Because in the end it is about being comfortable with you and not about the bracelet. As much as I like how men look wearing a cool leather cuff, being comfortable with yourself, no matter what you are wearing, is always the best accessory.

Leather cuffs often look best with a casual look, such as when worn with a pair of distressed jeans and a t-shirt and leather boots. Or mix it up with a bit of casual and something more refined such as crisp white, button-up shirt and jeans that look fresh and practically brand new. They can look good with shorts too.

Leather is relatively low maintenance. But getting your leather bracelets wet (even from sweat) can considerably alter the look and feel of the leather. So keep that in mind when buying one or wearing one.

Men's Leather Cuff Bracelets eBay

eBay can be a great place to find cool cuff style bracelets as you may find anything from handmade ones by artists or ones by fashion designers on sale.

Guestbook Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • smine27 profile image

      Shinichi Mine 

      4 years ago from Tokyo, Japan

      I am in love with that brown leather cuff.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)