DIY: Valentines Day Banner

DIY bloggers Manda and Caitlin prove that decorations for Valentines Day can be love(ly), without being over-the-top girly. This “love you” banner is not only easy to do, but can stay up year ’round!  The other great thing about this is that it’s so easy to customize!  (Use it for birthdays, anniversaries, holidays, etc.) Check out…


Sunflowerman and Steven Onoja

Fossil style is dapper enough to display on your wall. Well, at least in the hands of menswear illustrator Sunflowerman and renowned blogger Steven Onoja We teamed up with these two talents to showcase some fresh new looks in an illustrative way. “Illustrations work because through interpretation they relate a physical experience and attach it to an emotion. The appeal…


Happy Thanksgiving!

From all of us to all of you—Happy Thanksgiving!   We’ve teamed up with Victoria Hudgins from A Subtle Revelry to bring you this good as gold Thanksgiving DIY. Just a little something to keep you busy after the turkey is over.  


DIY: Father’s Day Tee

SHE’S CRAFTY! Our DIY blogger Alana Jones-Mann loves her dad, and has a clever suggestion for a one-of-a-kind project that will honor your own top pop. Find out how to make this cool tee below! Since there are already plenty of ideas out there for things to make for your Dad on Father’s Day, I wanted…



Strike a blue note with these fun Etsy journals from Ordinary Artists. These handmade journals are the perfect way to log your adventures #OnTheOpenRoad. Whether you’re traveling to the Pacific or anywhere the highway takes you, these journals are a great way to jot down all your summer endeavors. So hit the road with these packable journals, and make your adventures as…


etsy spotlight: unitedthread art

As spring is in full swing, we’re ready to spruce up our living spaces with new art, and the Etsy shop UnitedThread has just the right art for the look we want. Whether it’s a watercolor of stacked whales (we have a soft spot for marine mammals) or exotic animals gathered around a watering hole, UnitedThread’s attention to detail and mix of colors and neutrals has us swooning. Before…


DIY: Terrariums

SHE’S CRAFTY! According to our DIY blogger Alana Jones-Mann terrariums are having a “moment.” Find out how to make your own just in time for Earth Day with the easy steps below: There is definitely a terrarium craze happening at the moment – and while some terrariums may look complex at first sight, the process…


tin 2 win

Only two more weeks to go until voting ends for our #tin2win design contest! As you know, it’s our 30th Anniversary and we’re celebrating by inviting our design-minded fans to create their own iconic watch tins for 2014! Here are the 30 tin designs decided by our judges panel. All of the entries perfectly captured the…


Etsy Spotlight: Joe Brewton Map Art

Excited to show off your travel destinations, but don’t want to settle for the traditional pins-in-a-map display? We’ve recently discovered New Orleans based Etsy artist Joe Brewton and his typography-filled map art. After the devastation of his beloved New Orleans with Hurricane Katrina, he was inspired to depict the still-standing edifices through printmaking. He incorporated his india-ink technique into…


DIY: Paper Flower Crown

SHE’S CRAFTY! Inspired by the beautiful blooms of spring, our DIY blogger Alana Jones-Mann teaches how to make a paper flower crown fit for a queen. Follow her easy instructions and learn how to make your own! With spring around the corner, these paper flower crowns are filled with fresh vibes. Paper flowers have so…