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]

Video Game-Themed Snacks - Konami's Metal Gear Solid Chocolate Crunch Sold at Tokyo Game Show 201
Decadent Dessert Beers - The Salted Belgian Chocolate Stout is Perfect for Fall and Winter
Mysterious Moonlight Editorials - The Kristin Cavallari Photoshoot for Line Magazine is Dark
• 23141 Trends
• 22745 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]

Rap Romance Effigies - These Kimye Prayer Candles Are Adorned with Everyone's Fave Couple
Religiously Studded Shoes - These Cross-Covered Loafers from Pixie Market Embrace Gothic Style
Reimagined Tech Fashions - This Series Imagines Fashion Designer Apple Watch Creations

Personal Site: thebrunettesfashion
• 6276 Trends
• 6031 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]

Dieting Donation Apps - FoodTweeks' App Helps You Cut Out Calories and Feed the Hungry
Selfie Road Signs - The City of Antwerp's Creative Speeding Road Sign Makes Use of Selfies
Pizza Dough Posters - Domino's 'Posteros' Crust Food Pizza Rises Above the Rest

Personal Site: lauramcquarrie
• 4864 Trends
• 4814 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]

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

Personal Site: trendhunter
• 3443 Trends
• 3349 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

Going Like Sixty

Costa Rica
12. 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

Misel Saban
Contributing Editor
13. 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]

Fantasy Ring Fireplaces - This Fire Pit is Designed to Look Like the One Ring From Lord of the Rings
Porcelain Floral Tattoos - These Flower Temporary Tattoos Look Like Willow Pattern China
Galactic Latte Art - A Japanese Barista Recreates Doctor Who's Face With Colorful Latte Foam

Personal Site:
• 3020 Trends
• 2889 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]

Test Tube Perfume Packaging - The Essai Fragrance Has an Interesting Shape
Stairwell-Focused Abodes - The House in Kamiosaki is Compact Yet Elegant
CO2-Reducing Autos - The Renault Eolab Car is Great for the Environment

Personal Site: coupleofyuppies
• 2552 Trends
• 2504 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]

Magnified Search Engines - QWER.RE is a Service for the Visually Impaired
Canned Seafood Restaurants - The Tincan Restaurant Seeks to be the Best Provider of Tinned Seafood
Child Perspective Photography - Miki Hasegawa Sees the World Through Her Daughter's Eyes
• 2406 Trends
• 2349 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]

Interactive Fish Contraptions - Using Omni Wheels and Arduino Technology You Can Play With Your Fish
Help-Providing Pendants - This Smart Emergency Response Device Keeps the Elderly Connected
Appliance-Monitoring Systems - The Smart Power Adaptor Notifies Relatives of Seniors' Routines

Personal Site: alysonwyers
• 2378 Trends
• 2340 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]

Tilting Cup Holders - The Maksimatik Cup Holders Prevents Spills In Your Cars
Dance-Choreographing Keyboards - 'Duality' Lets You Use Virtual Keyboards to Choreograph Dance Moves
Anti-Germ Transit Jackets - The Germinator Jacket Protects You From Germs On Public Transit

Personal Site: rahulkalvapalle
• 1986 Trends
• 1911 Published

Katie Cordrey
The Columbia River Gorge
• 1912 Trends
• 1892 Published