How to Use Your Own Photos as Apple Watch Wallpapers

Not sure how to use your photos as Apple Watch wallpapers? No problem! Here’s the trick.

Note: You must put the wallpaper photo in the “Photos” app.

Step 1

  • Launch the “Photos” app on your iPhone and tap on the “Recents” folder.
  • Now, tap on the image you want to keep as wallpaper on your Apple Watch. 
  • Tap on the “Heart” icon, as seen on your screen’s bottom, to mark it as your “Favorite.”

Note: By default, all your photos are synced from your “Favorite” to your Apple Watch. 

Step 2

  • Launch the Watch application on your iPhone. 
  • Look at the screen’s bottom and tap the “Face Gallery” option.
  • Scroll down and choose “Photos.”
  • Select the “Add” button to add your favorite photos to your Apple Watch face. 

All done!