Cinco Design has a long history with Nixon. The studio has helped with naming, branding, photo direction, and watch design since the start. From May 2009 to December 2011, I had the opportunity to design 12+ watches for Nixon as a part of Cinco's product team. The work included both Men's and Women's pieces and extended from their lowest tier of $80 plastic pieces to highest tier of $1200 metal pieces.

For me, watches were the perfect beginning to my career. I had no choice but to develop a strong connection to lifestyle, sensitivity to proportion and details, and consideration of materials and color.

Design May 2009 - December 2012.

Lead design. Cinco Design. Portland, OR.

Photography, Nixon.

The Automatic II. Swiss Automatic. 44mm. Design Spring 2010. Release Fall 2011.

The Automatic II. Swiss Automatic. 44mm. Design Spring 2010. Release Fall 2011.

The Automatic II Chronograph. LTD. 45 units. Swiss movement.

The Automatic II Chronograph. LTD. 45 units. Swiss movement.

The Automatic II. Chronograph. Barneys New York LTD. Holiday 2012.

The Automatic II. Chronograph. Barneys New York LTD. Holiday 2012.

The Ride. 48mm. Design Fall 2010. Release Fall 2011.

The Ride. 48mm. Design Fall 2010. Release Fall 2011.

The Camden women's watch. 41mm. Design Spring 2011. Release Spring 2012.

The Camden women's watch. 41mm. Design Spring 2011. Release Spring 2012.

The Ride. 48mm. Design Fall 2010. Release Fall 2011.

The Ride. 48mm. Design Fall 2010. Release Fall 2011.

The Crusier. 36mm. Design Summer 2011. Release Spring 2012.

The Crusier. 36mm. Design Summer 2011. Release Spring 2012.

The Axe. 42mm. Horween Leather strap. Design Spring 2010. Release Winter 2011.

The Axe. 42mm. Horween Leather strap. Design Spring 2010. Release Winter 2011.

The Axe. Barneys New York LTD. Spring 2012.

The Axe. Barneys New York LTD. Spring 2012.

The Axe. Barneys New York LTD. Summer 2012.

The Axe. Barneys New York LTD. Summer 2012.

The Trader. 48mm. Design Summer 2009. Release Winter 2011.

The Trader. 48mm. Design Summer 2009. Release Winter 2011.

Nixon The GoGo women's watch. 38mm. Design Winter 2009. Release Winter 2010.

Nixon The GoGo women's watch. 38mm. Design Winter 2009. Release Winter 2010.

Nixon The Falcon. 42mm. Dial design only. Design Winter 2009. Release Summer 2010.

Nixon The Falcon. 42mm. Dial design only. Design Winter 2009. Release Summer 2010.

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