Around The Office

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TBT: Retro Pilot

Throughout our 30 year history, Fossil has looked time and time again to the storied past of pioneering aviators. The freewheeling spirit of history’s first pilots served as inspiration for our decade-spanning Defender series, this season’s new Limited Edition Aeroflite P-51 Mustang (see Monday’s post), and many other timepieces along the way. But we undertook our first foray…

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better to give art

Here at Fossil we think it’s “Better to Give,” and Dallas, Texas-based artists Brad Oldham and Christy Coltrin agree. The creative duo dropped their dogs off at our office this week—literally—with a series of giant metal pups that are currently brightening our lobby. The best part? We don’t have to walk them! Find out more about…

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our library on uppercase

We’re so excited to see our library featured in Uppercase Magazine! We’re huge fans of this creative title, and knew a feature on our library space would be a match made in heaven. As our source for all things inspiring, the Fossil library holds a huge collection of books pertaining to art, graphic, design—even vintage Life magazines. But we’re…

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Fall Travel Series: Portland

One of our textile designers, Emily, took some of her favorite items on a recent vacation: “With one half of my family residing in the Northwest, I make an annual visit to the beautiful state of Oregon. This year, I brought along a few of my travel-ready favorites. The Preston Flap was my go-to carryall…

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fossil alter ego: cody amos

Let us introduce you to Cody Amos–designer and leather craftsman extraordinaire. While Cody’s nine to five is spent creating men’s accessories product like belts and key fobs, when he’s not at the Fossil HQ you can find him making his own unique vegetable tanned leather goods in Dallas, Texas. Take it away, Cody! Q :…

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summer travel series: kaspar aviators

Last month Kaspar, our Women’s Watch designer, took a week long road trip hitting up destinations like Marfa, TX and Roswell, NM. He even caught some late season snow in northern New Mexico. All of his sight seeing was viewed through the lens of our Kaspar Aviators. (Yes, both he and the sunglasses share the…

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fossil alter ego: kaspar

When Kaspar Spurgeon Heinrici sets his mind to something, you’d better believe he’s going to achieve it. Besides creating iconic watch styles in his day job as the Design Development Manager of Fossil Women’s Watches, he spends his time honing his skills as an award-winning longboarder. The holder of the straight-line world record for the…

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Tinspiration

In honor of Fossil’s 30th anniversary, we’re inviting fans to create their own iconic watch tin for a chance to win $5,000 in our “Tin It To Win It” competition. Inspired by American travel in the 1950s and ’60s, some of our textile and concept designers decided to get in on the fun and design…

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Fossil Alter Ego: Chris Ossenfort

The talents of our Fossil family go beyond the amazing work they do every day in our HQ. When Chris Ossenfort isn’t bringing creative images to life in the photo studio, he’s handcrafting his rustic yet refined furniture. We’d love to furnish a room with his creations, but in the meantime we’ll just have to…

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Behind the Scenes: Canned Food Drive

From our designers to our shipping department, all of us at Fossil do things with a certain style, plus a charitable spirit! Our Returns group created something special to hold their canned foods for our recent drive based on our gingerbread house tin packaging. Their department raised 1,392 cans for the hungry this season! We’re…