Each Watch Band is Unique and Tells Its Own Story


Anybody who has a significant and extraordinary watch will likewise need something uniquely great from the watch band that is worn with it. HIRSCH distinctive watch groups are show-stoppers, each made by skilled workers in a cycle including north of 60 separate stages, giving every individual watch band its own class and excellence.

HIRSCH distinctive watch groups

Throughout advancement exercises which have occurred over various many years, HIRSCH, along with the best Swiss watchmakers, have made and executed principles of creation and quality which today are a benchmark for the whole area.

One achievement in quality advancement has been the improvement of the Oysterglove Supersoft lining cowhide, which ensures delicateness and solace in wear. Oysterglove is a waterproof and sweat safe coating cowhide, tanned in a way that is caring to the skin and carefully hued, and adding to an altogether broadened span of life for the substitution watch band.

The style and solidness of a watch band rely to a great extent upon the nature of the materials utilized. It is fundamental for practice the best consideration in the selection of materials, both for the upper calfskin and for the covering cowhide, to give delicateness and solace in wear.

Cowhide is an unrefined substance of top caliber and rich custom, and additionally a living material requires a lot of information and experience and a specific essential “feel” to be made into a fine wristband. replica bands Working with cowhide presents another test consistently, for no two creatures are indistinguishable and no single piece of calfskin resembles some other, either in its appearance or in its consistency.

The tanning system

The most common way of tanning should be attempted to make the creature skin strong and to change it into a safe and somewhat water repellent material. The substance mix of the protein in the skin and the tanning specialist transforms the stow away into calfskin. The tanning specialists utilized are both of vegetable beginning (wood, bark, organic products) or of mineral beginning (metal salts containing chromium, zirconium, aluminum, titanium or iron), or a blend of the two.

Close by the nature of the crude items, the sort of tanning decides the quality and attributes of the cowhide finished result: strength, versatility, water resilience and furthermore such qualities as opposition and adaptability are conclusively affected by the tanning system. In any case, the completed cowhide generally addresses a certified piece of creature skin, a genuine normal item with its own one of a kind person.

The refining system

The refining system altogether influences the tasteful person of the calfskin. The cowhide can be colored, or it tends to be given a sparkly completion, or it very well may be designed in different style “looks”. A qualification is made between two kinds of cowhide, contingent upon the refining system utilized:

o Smooth cowhide is an overall term covering a wide range of calfskin with a shut surface. It very well may be smooth, yet additionally grained, designed, organized or contracted, for example calfskin cowhide, nappa calfskin, goatskin cowhide, patent calfskin…

o Rough calfskin is the overall term covering all cowhides with a ground surface, for example velour cowhide or nubuck calfskin

Production of cowhide watch groups

To make its cowhide watch groups, HIRSCH utilizes top quality skins from various types of creatures (warm blooded animals, reptiles, fish, birds). Contingent upon the sort of creature, different cowhide parts can be utilized. With cowhide, for instance, watch groups can be cut from the neck, the harvest and furthermore the flanks. Croc cowhide addresses an exceptional case. The underside and the tail are utilized, yet additionally flanks, of little complete skins taken solely from cultivated gators. The primary elements influencing the visual appearance and the cost are the extent of round to rectangular scales and the technique utilized for removing the calfskin.

Refers to – Washington Agreement

It is a characteristic piece of the advancement of life on earth that species should vanish – however as of late it is humankind, not nature, that has been liable for the vanishing of creatures and plants. Global exchange wild creatures and plants and the steady decrease of regular environments have had a significant influence in this. Worldwide co-activity is essential to end uncontrolled cross boundary exchange jeopardized species. The obligation lies with both maker and shopper nations in equivalent measure.

In a feeling of joint liability, the CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) was endorsed on third March 1973. This UN show is otherwise called the “Washington Agreement”, after the city wherein the CITES was endorsed by 21 nations. Since the arrangement came into force on first July 1975, the quantity of part states has ascended to 158.

This mandate imagines normalized import and product guidelines and furthermore administers the showcasing of recorded species for all part nations. The HIRSCH distinctive assortment offers a chose scope of watch arm bands made of gator, crocodile and reptile skin, all of which conform to the strictest arrangements of the Washington Agreement, for example these cowhides come from controlled stocks and are bought and sold with a declaration.


A HIRSCH cowhide watch band basically comprise of 3 sections:

o Upper cowhide – on the upper side of the watch band

o Lining cowhide – on the underside of the watch band

o Inlay layer – a moderate layer between the upper calfskin and the covering, which gives the watch band its 3-layered structure

This multitude of three sections are made of unadulterated regular materials.
Absolute attention to detail is important in the determination of both the upper cowhide and the coating calfskin;
just top quality materials are utilized.

Care of Leather Watch Bands

Watch groups are worn straightforwardly on the skin for as long as 24 hours every day, 7 days per week. They are likewise, to a more noteworthy or lesser degree, liable to wear because of the activities we perform with our hands or arms. Because of reasons of cleanliness, along these lines, watch groups ought to be really focused on and exposed to
cleanliness checks. Customary consideration of your watch band will impressively broaden its life. Cowhide watch groups from HIRSCH can without much of a stretch be cleaned with tepid water and left to dry.

HIRSCH watch groups are planned so you can wear them with waterproof watches in the
shower or while swimming in new or salt water. Subsequent to investing any length of energy in a pool or in the ocean, the watch band (like the watch, and your body) ought to be flushed with clear water to eliminate any salt or synthetic buildups. A further point is that wet watch groups ought not be passed on to dry on a warm surface, since fast dissipation of water can impede quality. We in this manner suggest that the watch band is essentially