My first Fossil watch, circa 2008

The journey of my first, real big boy watch took place the year 2008. I was still in college at the time and felt the burning desire to find a watch that both represented my coming of age and budget at the time. For me, that watch came from


. And I still have it, after all these years. I only stopped wearing it when the battery finally met its demise.

It's no surprise then that my love for Fossil watches is reignited by the debut of the new


, the quintessential men's watch that's a great complement to any occasion. Personally, I find myself between meetings, appointments and social gatherings a lot and the watch effortlessly goes with every outfit ensemble I've put together. The stainless steel construction of the wristband is both lightweight and minimalistic - just the way I prefer all my watches/accessories. If you're someone who is always on-the-go like me, stop reading and get yourself one.

Right now.

Whether you're looking for a watch that signifies a rite of passage or simply a new watch to welcome the Fall months ahead, the Fossil watch is unlike no other.

Start your #FossilStyle legacy today



boohoo Man blazer


mesh shorts


Silent by Damir Doma long tank top


Fossil Defender  watch


Tom Ford Henry sunglasses


John Varvatos x Converse high top sneakers


LZZR Jewelry reck bar necklace

This post has been created in partnership with Fossil. I have been compensated in exchange for this post - but the story and thoughts are my own.

Feel free to email me if you'd like to know more!