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]

Clay Planter Characters - Stella Baggott Creates Adorable Pottery Full of Personality
Modern Gypsy Bags - System and Form by Anges Kovacs is Inspired by Carpathian Hair Braids
Cosmic Fashion Collections - Setareh Mohtarez Designs Bold Astrological Looks
• 23203 Trends
• 22807 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]

Arboreal Lighting Accessories - The Tuareg Lamp Features Branch-Inspired Design Elements
DIY Ombre Jewelry - This Stone Bracelet Tutorial from Honestly WTF is Effortlessly Chic
Falsely Inked Celeb Art - Cheyenne Randall Fakes Celebrity Tattoos in Her Photoshop Illustrations

Personal Site: thebrunettesfashion
• 6318 Trends
• 6074 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]

Imitation Beer Sodas - Hӧpt is a Line of Sodas Packaged Like Bottles of Beer
Storytelling Clothing Retailers - Matters Explains the Origins of its Ethical Clothing Pieces
Fireplace Storage Cabinets - Davide Tonizzo's Fireplace Storage Unit Provides Warmth & More Space

Personal Site: lauramcquarrie
• 4906 Trends
• 4854 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]

Edible Pop Culture Portraits - Instagram User Tisha Cherry Recreates Famous Faces With Food
Modular Preppy Fashions - The Latest Prada Collection Features Baggy Sweaters and Wrap Dresses
Holographic Mod Editorials - Model Josefien Rodermans Poses in a Gradient Shoot for Elle Japan

Personal Site:
• 3070 Trends
• 2932 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]

Charitable Musical Collections - The OBEY Awarness Collection Partners with Adam Yauch's Foundation
Historical Contraceptive Videos - Engender Health's Video Raises Awareness on Contraceptive Access
Film Spoiling Websites - Nexflix Gives You the Opportunity to Spoil Yourself With Its New Site
• 2423 Trends
• 2355 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]

Retro Game Food Shapers - This Classic Controller Mold Gives Your Food a Vintage Video Game Theme
Pixelated Breakfast Molds - This Conceptual Insert Allows You To Create a Retro Waffle Pattern
Hydrophobic Hospitality Workwear - Fabricor's Stain-Proof Chef Jacket and Apron Actually Repels Food

Personal Site: alysonwyers
• 2388 Trends
• 2344 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]

Vibrant Grandmother Photos - These Photos Capture the Life of a 93-Year-Old Grandmother
Nomadic Snowboarder Videos - The Adidas Nomad Series Showcases Snowboarding in Japan
Reflective Sports Apparel - The Nike Women's Color Block Blends Performance and Style

Personal Site: rahulkalvapalle
• 2010 Trends
• 1928 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