Around The Office

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Studio Day: Textile Design

At Fossil, we love our studio days because it’s the perfect time to let our creativity flow! In preparation for each season, our textile team takes the time to render prints by hand, setting the tone for their design process. For fall they were inspired by the play of dots and checks, working in a…

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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…

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Fossil Halloween Costume Contest

You may have seen shots of our amazing Halloween Costume Contest on Instagram. We take this holiday VERY seriously around Fossil HQ—so much so, our teams take on multiple fun-filled themes for dress-up and decorations. From the entire cast of Star Wars to the Shark Week and a human rollercoaster, here’s some of the best…

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Fossil People: Heather Abbott

For our second installment of “Fossil People,” we’d like you introduce you to Heather Abbott. She thinks her style is ”weird and inconsistent,” but we think it’s the very definition of personal cool! Heather’s a denim guru obsessed with perfecting Fossil’s great-fitting jeans and when she’s not studying denim, she’s a photography contributor to Central  Track—a Dallas-focused site with behind-the-scenes coverage…

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Bag Spill: Neely Thomas

Let’s be honest, what’s inside a person’s bag reflects their personality. Call us nosy but we are asking some unsuspecting Fossil people to spill their bags and share the contents with us! First up? Concept Design for Fossil, Neely Thomas. Neely’s bag pre-spill: the Sydney Satchel in Camel.   “This is my favorite bag style of the season. It’s so…