September 2012


the story of: charms

We love any current trend with vintage roots, and the newfound popularity of charms is no exception. This season our charms are better than ever, with amazing attention to detail in whimsical, vintage-inspired shapes. Last fall, our jewelry team went on their annual pilgrimage to the Texas Antique Weekend. Not for the faint of heart,…



This week our Instagram feed was infused with lots of shots from NYC. Part of our Brand Team hit the streets for inspiration, and maybe a cupcake or two. Thursday, we followed the crowd that flocked to our Broadway and 47th Street location to get crafty for Fashion’s Night Out with Erica from PS. I…


weekly rewind

We were amazed by all the inspiring posts on our blogroll this week. From colorful graphic patterns to new obsessions, we had a hard time choosing our top picks. Here are several of our favorites: 1. A bike brand we couldn’t be more excited about finding. 2. Patterned wall tiles in a scallop shape? We…


all about our leather

We’re so proud of our leathers- these rich materials give each of our men’s bag collections a distinctive look.  They’re all a little different, so check out Fossil.Life.Style to learn all about them.  


fashion’s night out in nyc

We can’t wait until Thursday for Fashion’s Night Out! Make sure you stop by one of our NYC locations and celebrate with us!  We’ll be hanging out with Erica Domesek of P.S.- I Made This…, snapping photos in our Fossil Photo Booth and listening to the live jams of DJ NSR in our Times Square…


d.i.y. skeleton key necklace

Last week, we gave you a sneak peek of the D.I.Y. Erica is cooking up for Fashion’s Night Out. We are so excited to be able to share the entire project with you now. Who would ever think that a little nail polish and a chain necklace could transform our key into a bright pendant?…


fossil finds: bow ties

1. Vintage Plaid Bow Tie 2. Vintage Striped Bow Tie 3. Vintage Plaid Bow Tie 4. Vintage Plaid Bow Tie  5. Vintage Paisley Bow Tie  6. Vintage Plaid Bow Tie  7. Vintage Plaid Bow Tie  8. Vintage Plaid Bow Tie No wardrobe is complete without a classic, vintage-inspired bow tie. Whether plaid, striped, paisley, or dotted, bow ties are…


the story of: men’s keyfobs

Our men’s accessories designer Tanner is a vintage king. He searches high and low for the coolest odds and ends, and transforms them into amazingly covetable keyfobs. Here are some great examples: This summer, we introduced the Tim keyfob. Inspired by vintage hotel key chains, Tanner gave this mid-century design a Fossil-friendly spin. The tag…



This week we are loving our new Vintage Revival Crossbody bags in a rainbow of rich Heirloom leather colors. We found more inspiration at our designer’s desks including a small wooden bowl that is home to a collection of colorful odds and ends. We also found ourselves behind the scenes of the holiday photo shoot where…