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…


DIY: Pistachio Mint Pie

SHE’S CRAFTY! Our Fossil Memoir Anthology tote inspired Alana Jones-Mann’s latest delicious dessert. Find out how to make this sweet treat below.. It’s perfect to serve on St. Patrick’s Day!     I loved the color of the Memoir Anthology tote so much, I was inspired to whip up a dessert that captured its beautiful…


diy: studded collar

SHE’S CRAFTY! Studs can take a basic blouse and turn it into something altogether eye-catching! Find out how Alana Jones-Mann DIY-ed the collar of her favoirite Fossil shirt and follow her easy instructions to create your own.   Materials Needed: · Collared Shirt · Metal Studs · Optional: Self-healing mat board (as a working surface), metal spoon Step #1: Pick…


Tinspiration Roundup

As our “Tin It To Win It” competition winds down, we want to thank each and every one of you for taking the time to design some amazing tins. We feel so grateful to have received over 200 applicants! Below are just a few that caught our eye. Browse the rest of the tin designs…


Printed With Love

Down to the wire this Valentine’s Day? Not to worry, our designers have a solution. Click through to download one of these original cards inspired by a few of our favorite Spring prints. They make the perfect last-minute notes…printed with love!  We curated these designs from our favorite prints in the women’s collection (1, 2, and 3.)


diy: valentine’s day paper heart garland

SHE’S CRAFTY! Isn’t it romantic? Our DIY blogger Alana Jones-Mann has created a darling garland that will make any Valentine’s Day fan’s heart beat faster. It’s sew easy to make and give as a gift to your loved ones or besties! Upfront: The sewn aspect to this garland is not as tricky as it looks….