Top Trend Hunters

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Our content is a compilation of hot new trends discovered by our global network of influential Trend Hunters. In particular, there is an extraordinary group of individuals who have their fingers on the pulse of cool. These individuals are the top trend hunters, and you should check out their Trend Portfolios.

The list is rank ordered based not on total submissions, but rather the number of trends which have been syndicated to our front page. If you are a Trend Hunter and want to see more of your trends syndicated, read our advice about content and increasing traffic to your portfolio.

Meghan Young
Toronto, Canada
1. Meghan Young
Meghan is a Toronto native with a passion for writing. A graduate from the University of Toronto, she has since worked for numerous publications including the Women's Post, ELLE Canada and [Full Bio]

Surreal Vertical Dancing - Waltz on the Walls is a Performance Captured by GoPro Hero
Fall Beach Fashion - Fashion Gone Rogue's Blow Wind Blow Editorial Stars Elise van’t Zand
Satirical Faceboook Art - Pawel Kuczynski Cleverly and Comically Focuses on Positive Networking
• 23182 Trends
• 22795 Published

Amelia Roblin
Contributing Editor
Toronto, Ontario
2. Amelia Roblin
I started writing for Trend Hunter as an opportunity to discover the contemporary designers I'd learned little about in my history-based degree at the University of Toronto. By my third article I... [Full Bio]

Illusory Eating Surfaces - The Magic Eye Table Produces Food When You Defocus Your Peepers
Public Transit Shipping - The Link Urban Logistics System Would Use Trams to Distribute Cargo
Customized Vitamin Makers - The Poktu Supplement Dispenser Produces Unique Pills for Its Users

Personal Site:
• 9002 Trends
• 8910 Published

Michael Hines
Contributing Editor
San Francisco
• 8311 Trends
• 8044 Published

Jana Pijak

Toronto, Ontario
4. Jana Pijak
I am originally from former Yugoslavia. I have a background in interior design and a love for fashion, media and popular culture. My interests lie in art direction, photography and editorial work.... [Full Bio]

Luxe Marble Decor - Aparentment's Marblelous Collection is a Modern Take on Tradition
Streamlined Wooden Workspaces - Office Y03 by DONTDIY Boasts an Abundance of Organic Materials
Modernist Brick Abodes - The Luker House by Jamie Fobert Architects Boasts Concrete Design Details

Personal Site: thebrunettesfashion
• 6306 Trends
• 6068 Published

Bianca Bartz
Editor-in-Chief of
Vancouver, Canada
5. Bianca Bartz
Bianca has been part of the Trend Hunter family since 2007. She is now the Editor-in-Chief of sister site, which is dedicated to finding ideas, businesses and people creating... [Full Bio]

Makeup-Free Photography Studios - RAW Beauty Talks Photographs Real Women Without Makeup or Editing
Adventure Philanthropy Platforms - 'Climb For Change' Lets You Crowdfund Your Excursion
Crowdfunding Apps - SellanApp Lets Anyone Gain Funding and Connect with Developers

Personal Site: biancabartz
• 5223 Trends
• 4965 Published

Laura McQuarrie
Contributing Editor
6. Laura McQuarrie
Laura is a Contributing Editor for Trend Hunter with a background in branding, social media and design, combining her sharp eye for aesthetics with a powerful understanding of communication in its... [Full Bio]

Compact Micro-Apartments - This Student-Designed Small Space Apartment is About 7' Wide
Decadent Brownie Boxes - Brownerie's Dessert Box Packaging Likens Its Treats to Heaven
Interlocking Geometric Candles - This Unique Candle Shape by Andrej Urem is Stackable

Personal Site: lauramcquarrie
• 4896 Trends
• 4845 Published

Marissa Brassfield
Ridiculously Efficient CEO
San Diego, CA
7. Marissa Brassfield
Marissa Brassfield is a productivity expert, high-performance author and communication efficiency specialist. She holds efficiency workshops to supercharge teams in large to medium-sized businesses.... [Full Bio]

Undressed Headwear Lookbooks - The Maison Michel Autumn/Winter Campaign With Sasha Pivovarova
Real-Life Cartoon Snacks - Comedy Central and Frito-Lay Will Manufacture South Park Cheesy Poofs
Tropical Pop-Up Shops - Havaianas Mercado Store Brings Brazil to Los Angeles

Personal Site: ridiculouslyefficient
• 4769 Trends
• 4697 Published

Matt Ho
Contributing Editor
• 3632 Trends
• 3473 Published

Tana Makmanee
Research Advisor at Trend Hunter
Toronto, ON
9. Tana Makmanee
A graduate from the University of Toronto, I've learned that you really have to go after what you love to do, not what people 'think' you should do. I love to spend time with friends and family and... [Full Bio]

Seasonal Beauty Recipes - The Apple and Pumpkin Pie Spice Lotion is Perfect for Fall
Confectionery Burger Recipes - These Hamburger Cupcakes Offer Fast Food Lovers a Sugary Alternative
Ferocious Designer Pullovers - The Givenchy Rottweiler Sweater Will Appeal to Fans of This Dog Breed

Personal Site: trendhunter
• 3443 Trends
• 3366 Published

Katherine Vong
Contributing Editor
Toronto, Canada
11. Katherine Vong
Hello! I'm originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, but I now live in California and am pursuing my MBA degree at UCLA Anderson. I have a marketing background and a passion for editing and media and have... [Full Bio]

Accessible Child Health Records - MotherKnows Provides Parents With Kids' Medical Records Anytime
Pleasant Do-Good Microsites - Energizer PositiveLand Demonstrates Brand's Social Commitment
Virtual Map Car Hunts - BMW 'Signposts' Campaign Has Swedes Looking for a Hidden BMW 3 Series
• 3047 Trends
• 2963 Published

Misel Saban
Contributing Editor
12. Misel Saban
Misel Saban is a Toronto native working as a dynamic self-starter Contributing Editor for Trend Hunter Magazine. She recently graduated York University with a double major in English Literature... [Full Bio]

Candid Couture Editorials - The Newest Elle Vietnam Issue Stars Daniela De Jesus in Beautiful Gowns
Birthday Cake Pancakes - These Celebratory Pancakes are the Ideal Breakfast For Your Special Day
Deceptive Flask Handbags - This Alcohol Flask is Designed to Look Like an Innocent Purse

Personal Site:
• 3053 Trends
• 2924 Published

Going Like Sixty

Costa Rica
13. Going Like Sixty
Mark Van Patten is Going Like Sixty. I'm baby boomer man who turned 60 in late 2007. Boomer born in 1947 for search engine optimization. I retired from the newspaper business July 1, 2011.... [Full Bio]

Multi-Lingual Social Media - Crashes Language Barriers
Silky Fair Frocks - Shabby Apple Boutique Releases Green Leaf Line Using Vintage-Inspired Photos
Plus Size Magazine Covers - The Vogue Italia Full-Figured Cover is a Welcome Surprise

Personal Site: goinglikesixty
• 3589 Trends
• 2891 Published

Gil Haddi
Research Expert
Toronto, Ontario
14. Gil Haddi
A graduate from the University of Western Ontario with a BA in Anthropology, I learned how to balance my time and deal with high pressure situations. Along with writing essays I participated in a... [Full Bio]

Comical Critter Call Videos - Ylvis Goes on a Quest to Answer "What Does the Fox Say?"
Bamboo-Branch Glassware - Hirota Glass Shop Designs Naturally Elegant Glass Vessels
Swirled Cream Lighting - The Chantilly Cone-Shaped Lamp Shade Looks Like a Soft Serve Sweet

Personal Site: trendhunter
• 2893 Trends
• 2827 Published

Jamie Danielle Munro
Co-Founder of Couple of Yuppies
15. Jamie Danielle Munro
Jamie Munro is the Co-Founder of Couple of Yuppies, and is also responsible for the video content creation of the site. She is a Trend Hunter graduate, avid beer-drinker and lover of all things... [Full Bio]

Terrain-Enhancing Abodes - The Torreao House in Brazil Complements the Surroundings
Canyon-Like Courtyards - The Redline Apartments are Connected Through a Central Structure
Patterned Timber Architecture - Alexander Diem Creates a Symbolic Facade for a House in Austria

Personal Site: coupleofyuppies
• 2557 Trends
• 2509 Published

Vasiliki Marapas
Contributing Editor
16. Vasiliki Marapas
I'm a recent graduate of the University of Toronto in English Literature, Sociology and Sexual Diversity Studies. My studies have helped to develop my interests in people, pop culture and social... [Full Bio]

Magical Miniature Photography - Zev Hoover Looks at Things From an Alternate Point of View
Beauteous Nuclear Bombs - Anna Burns and Michael Bodiam Create Cute Nuclear Compositions
Moody Adolescent Portraits - David Uzochukwu Conveys the Painful Truth of Adolescence
• 2410 Trends
• 2348 Published

Alyson Wyers
Contributing Editor
17. Alyson Wyers
I started with the Trend Hunter team as a Journalism/Social Media Intern in July 2013. In my current role as a Contributing Editor I get to pursue my passion for writing and find innovative ideas on... [Full Bio]

Googly Monster Cookies - This Halloween Cookie Recipe Uses Candy Eyeballs To Create Little Monsters
Celebrity Prayer Candles - As Far As Emma Watson Products Go, This Candle Will Spread Light and Joy
17 Phenomenal Pharrell Designs - The New Judge of The Voice Also Shares a Passion for Fashion

Personal Site: alysonwyers
• 2379 Trends
• 2341 Published

Technology / Academia
• 2389 Trends
• 2201 Published

Michael Hemsworth
Research Expert
21. Michael Hemsworth
I've got a passion for everything modern and innovative ranging from tech advancements to architectural achievements. When I'm not scouring the net for the latest updates, I'm riding my bike to meet... [Full Bio]

20 Back-to-School Apps - From Decision-Making Apps to Customizable Countdown Apps
37 Motivational Products - From Pop Star Merit Tees to Cussing Motivational Calendars
22 IKEA Campaigns - From Furniture-Building Races to Virtual Decorating Apps

Personal Site: mhemsworth
• 2085 Trends
• 2014 Published

• 2615 Trends
• 1973 Published

Rahul Kalvapalle
23. Rahul Kalvapalle
I was born in India and grew up there and in various Middle Eastern countries. I moved to Canada by myself at age 18 to enroll in Carleton University as an international student. I got an undergrad... [Full Bio]

Unnatural Zoo Environment Photos - These Photos Capture Animals in Zoos
Korean Brotherhood Photography - Yang Seung Woo's Photos Capture Camaraderie Between Grown Men
Cemetery-Dwelling Photography - 'City Of the Dead' Depicts People Living In An Egyptian Cemetery

Personal Site: rahulkalvapalle
• 1994 Trends
• 1917 Published

Jaime Neely
Editor, Educational Curator, Brand Manager of
25. Jaime Neely
My adventure at Trend Hunter began immediately after I graduated from McGill University when I became an intern for four months during the summer of 2011. After the internship ended I was hired on... [Full Bio]

Top 100 Pop Culture Ideas in September - From Music Festival Photography to Disney Princess Pin-Ups
Top 100 Lifestyle Ideas in September - From Loving Beer Bottles to Poutine-Eating Contests
Top 50 Business Ideas in September - From Female Taxi Services to Shuttle Bus Workouts
• 1959 Trends
• 1895 Published