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Top 100 Unique Ideas in August

From Octopus Coffee Stands to Root Vegetable Ice Creams
A very common theme throughout the site’s top August 2014 unique ideas is unusual food. The notion that people will eat anything today still stands. From deep-fried exotic insects to plant ice...

FEI: Trend Hunter's Innovative Culture of Gamification is Spotlighted by FEI's Blog


Trend Hunter prides itself on its innovative work culture, fueled by organized gamification, a characteristic that enables the team to constantly outsmart, out-innovate and out-adapt its competitors....

BNN: Trend Hunter's President Shelby Walsh Weighs in On the Viral ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


Trend Hunter’s President Shelby Walsh was recently interviewed by BNN to discuss the ongoing viral ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The challenge, which is circulating the Internet on a global scale,...

Tennis Couture

Jaime Neely Counts Down Her Favorite Examples of Tennis Fashion for the Rogers Cup
As the Rogers Cup tournament continues, athletic outfits and tennis fashion are on the minds of many. In that vein, Trend Hunter Senior Editor Jaime Neely counts down her top tennis fashion ideas,...

Active Outdoor Play

Editor Meghan Young Discusses Her Picks to Encourage Outdoor Activity in Kids
With most kids off on summer holidays, many parents are trying to encourage their children to get off the couch and engage in active outdoor play. Trend Hunter’s Meghan Young counts down her...

Wearable Art Attire

Jana Pijak Discusses Her Favourite Conceptually Creative Fashions
While fashion can be referred to wearable art in and of itself, some menswear designers are taking this concept quite literally and creating lines or pieces directly influenced by works of art....

Unusual Drink Packaging

Courtney Scharf Reflects on Lowbrow Alcohol Branding
In an interesting move in alcohol branding, wine packaging is seeing what Courtney Scharf refers to as the beerification of wine. The Trend Hunter Research Advisor and Editor discusses the blending...

Wireless Charging

Editor Michael Hemsworth Discusses the Inductive Charging Technology Boom
In addition to being visually unappealing, wires and charging cables are becoming outdated due to the recent advancements in inductive charging technology. Trend Hunter’s Michael Hemsworth...

Eco-Conscious Luxury

Jana Pijak Discusses Her Favorite Sustainable Design Concepts
As more people begin to understand the importance of sustainable design for our future, people want to ensure even high-end products reflect a commitment to the environment. Trend Hunter’s...

Exceptional Cognac-Infused Spirits

The New VX By Grey Goose Consists of a Vodka Cognac Blend
In a game-changing move from Grey Goose, the French vodka brand introduced the VX: a vodka cognac blend. Trend Hunter recently sat down with Maître de Chai François Thibault and Grey Goose Global...

Story-Focused Dinner Parties

Jessica Lagman's Catering Event Allowed Creatives to Collaborate
If you were wondering how Asian-inspired cuisine, artisan jewelry and coffee roasting comes together, the answer is a Hooked catering event. Intended to be an evening surrounding interactive...

Activity-Based Travel Apps

Trend Hunter's Shelby Walsh Discusses Her Top 5 Cool Travel Apps
Travelling offers people an incredible opportunity to explore new lands and try new experiences. Trend Hunter President Shelby Walsh talks about cool travel apps she’s spotted on the site,...

Creative Cosplay

Trend Hunter Editor Meghan Young Discusses Clever Comic-Con Outfits
With San Diego’s epic comic book convention right around the corner, these Comic-Con outfits are definitely worth checking out if you plan on attending or just enjoy dressing up. Trend Hunter&#...

The Globe and Mail: Trend Hunter's Shelby Walsh Interviewed Brooch Boyfriends' Hannah Browne -


Trend Hunter’s President Shelby Walsh recently interviewed Toronto design entrepreneur Hannah Browne to discuss her company ‘Brooch Boyfriends.’ Interviewing Hannah on behalf of...

Celebratory Customization

Trend Hunter Editor Meghan Young Discusses DIY Wedding Decor
Weddings can be expensive, so finding DIY wedding decor projects are ideal for crafty brides working under budget. Trend Hunter’s Meghan Young discusses celebratory customization, offering her top...

Opulent Infant Luxury

Jana Pijak Discusses Her Favourite Lavish Baby Products
Good parents want to give their children the best, which might include lavish baby products if they can afford them. Trend Hunter Editor Jana Pijak explores infant-intended opulence from $12 million...

Bizarre Beauty Rituals

Jaime Neely Discusses Her Favorite Unusual Beauty Routines
For some girls, filling in their eyebrows or adding fake eyelashes is a part of their everyday makeup or beauty routines. Trend Hunter Senior Editor Jaime Neely explores bizarre beauty rituals from...

Solar Infrastructure

Editor Michael Hemsworth Discusses Sustainable Transportation Solutions
Climate change is a pressing environmental problem cars play an integral role in, which is why sustainable transportation solutions are paramount. Trend Hunter’s Michael Hemsworth explores...

Pop Song Parodies

Trend Hunter’s Armida Ascano Discusses Tacky By Weird Al Yankovic and Others
The parody is not a new form of satirical comedy, but many ordinary people (and some celebrities who have become famous for it) are creating truly hilarious song parodies of popular tracks. Trend...

Marketing Magazine: Trend Hunter's Shelby Walsh to Judge Young Female Entrepreneur Contest -


Trend Hunter’s President Shelby Walsh was recently selected to serve as a judge on a panel for an exciting and inspiring new initiative from Mattel Canada. Having just launched the new...

Cross-Cultural Clothing Lines

This Canadian Design Agency is Bringing the US and Canada Together
If you’re looking for a Canadian design agency that is about constant creation, you’re going to want to check out this design shop and quasi advertising agency. Trend Hunter recently spoke with...

Innovative Fragrance

Courtney Scharf Explores the Future of Fragrance
If you find you are particularly sensitive to smell or just really enjoy a better smelling life, these innovative fragrance options will likely interest you. Trend Hunter Research Advisor and Editor...

Eclectric Tech

Editor Michael Hemsworth Details His Favorite Retro Tech Designs
One way to make technology appeal to late adaptors or design enthusiasts is to add a retro flair to tech designs. Trend Hunter Editor Michael Hemsworth discusses his favorite examples of retro tech,...

Pool Cover Runways

Vitamin A’s Spring 2015 Swimwear Runway Show Took Place Across a Pool
Although Summer 2014 is still in progress, the fashion world is already looking forward to Spring 2015 swimwear. Trend Hunter Research Expert (and fashion lover) Sarah St. Jules recently attended...

20 Sensual Eva Mendes Moments

From Frisky Fashion Outtakes to Banned Celebrity Ads
These Eva Mendes moments exude sensuality, which the 40 year old American actress is known for. With her smoldering stare, svelte body and perfect bedroom hair, it is no wonder that she bagged Ryan...

Empowering Entrepreneurial Scholarships

The Barbie Bursary is for Enterprising Young Girls
Trend Hunter recently sat down with Erica Diamond, the newly named Entrepreneur Barbie Chief Inspiration Officer, who told us about the Barbie bursary for girls with an entrepreneurial spirit. The...

Applified Kitchen Appliances

Trend Hunter's Jaime Neely Gives Her Favorite Innovative Cooking Apps
While there is nothing wrong with sticking to old family recipes, technological advances and cooking apps are changing the way the kitchen works. Trend Hunter Senior Editor Jaime Neely discusses her...

Branded Playlists

Trend Hunter's Courtney Scharf Talks About Companies Using Customized Music
Customized music is becoming a big deal, and lovers of the curated playlist are getting into it. Trend Hunter Research Advisor and Editor Courtney Scharf explains how branded playlists encompass the...

Sweetened Protein

Trend Hunter's Jaime Neely Discusses Her Favorite Unusual Savory Desserts
Not everyone has a sweet tooth, which is probably why savory desserts were invented. Although, some of these recipes are downright bizarre. Trend Hunter Senior Editor Jaime Neely breaks down some of...

Self-Conscious Selling

Trend Hunter's Courtney Scharf Discusses Industry Mocking Advertising
One way brands have been making memorable ads is to poke fun at the way their own industry advertises products, making light of cliches through mocking advertising. Trend Hunter Research Advisor and...
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