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Joanne Lam

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I'm a university graduate with an Honors Bachelor of Science degree, with a double major in psychology and studio arts -- just to prove I can use both sides of my brain.

Oh yeah, I guess you can also say I'm a BIT of an Apple fan (the tech brand, not so much the fruit).

What is unique that's not in your bio?
I have a scar on my forehead from a short battle with a wall corner when I was one. Six stitches later, I admitted defeat. The wall won.
How do you define cool?
Something that sparkles and catches the eyes and hearts of many. It has to be relatable so everyone who knows it, understands it and believes it to be something extraordinary.
What is your secret to uncovering trends?
There's no real secret. I spend a bunch of time browsing on the Internet as it is, so when I come across something I want to share, I do so. When it's something totally awesome, the trend almost writes itself .. almost. ; )
What is your favorite trend?
Anything techie or fashion related. Maybe even both!
What are your tips for writing a juicy post?
Write about something you're interested in and love what you write. When you're interested, it adds a nice finishing touch to the piece, making others interested too!
How do you reset to be creative?
SLEEP. And a boost of coffee or tea in the mornings definitely gets me going.
What inspires or excites you?
Music. And new technology. The Apple Store is my wallet's arch nemesis.
Predict something awesome for 2020?
I'm sure Apple would have come out with the iPhone 15G by then. I'll be waiting.
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Shimmering Winter Footwear - The Ugg Australia Fall/Winter Line is Cozy-Chic
Shimmering Winter Footwear
The Ugg Australia Fall/Winter 2011 Line is Cozy-Chic
Toronto Journalism Internships - Gain Editorial Experience While Having Fun at Trend Hunter
Toronto Journalism Internships
Gain Editorial Experience While Having Fun at Trend Hunter
NATIONAL POST: @JeremyGutsche Listed as One of Five to Follow -
NATIONAL POST: @JeremyGutsche Listed as One of Five to Follow
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche Judging Start-Ups on the Pitch (30 Minutes)
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche Judging Start-Ups on the Pitch (30 Minutes)
Smart Business: Jeremy Gutsche on His Exploiting Chaos Book
Smart Business: Jeremy Gutsche on His Exploiting Chaos Book
Grayscale Laptop Covers - The Acme Made Lombard Sleeve Keeps Your Macbook Safe
Grayscale Laptop Covers
The Acme Made Lombard Sleeve Keeps Your Macbook Safe
Live Stream Runway Shows - Marc Jacobs Gives You a Live Look at Its Fall Line
Live Stream Runway Shows
Marc Jacobs Gives You a Live Look at Its Fall 2011 Line
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Super Bowl Advertising
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Super Bowl Advertising
The Week Magazine: Matt Ho on Retro iPhone Cases
The Week Magazine: Matt Ho on Retro iPhone Cases
FOX: Trend Hunter Referenced in Tech Fashion Article -
FOX: Trend Hunter Referenced in Tech Fashion Article
CyberShack: Trend Hunter Featured as One of Top Three Cool Websites -
CyberShack: Trend Hunter Featured as One of Top Three Cool Websites
CNN: Trend Hunter Referenced in Feature About the Shanghai International Cruise Terminal
CNN: Trend Hunter Referenced in Feature About the Shanghai International Cruise Terminal
CityTV: Jeremy Gutsche on Cool Trends in 2010 & 2011 -
CityTV: Jeremy Gutsche on Cool Trends in 2010 & 2011
Inc: Trend Hunter Cited on Innovation -
Inc: Trend Hunter Cited on Innovation
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Business Trends in 2011
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Business Trends in 2011
Virgin Radio: Jeremy Gutsche on Trends in 2011
Virgin Radio: Jeremy Gutsche on Trends in 2011
Leader Post: Jeremy Gutsche on Online Movie Rentals
Leader Post: Jeremy Gutsche on Online Movie Rentals
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Interactive Retail and Social Location
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Interactive Retail and Social Location
Simplistic Blonde Bombshells - The Chloe Sevigny Elle Korea January Cover is Gorgeous
Simplistic Blonde Bombshells
The Chloe Sevigny Elle Korea January 2011 Cover is Gorgeous
Eco Denim Collaborations - Topshop and Bionic Yarn Launches Sustainable Jeans
Eco Denim Collaborations
Topshop and Bionic Yarn Launches Sustainable Jeans
Classic Horror Film Dolls - The Alfred Hitchcock The Birds Barbie is Super Eerie
Classic Horror Film Dolls
The Alfred Hitchcock The Birds Barbie is Super Eerie
Stylish Auto Ads - The Karl Lagerfeld Volkswagen Commercial Combines Elegance and Grace
Stylish Auto Ads
The Karl Lagerfeld Volkswagen Commercial Combines Elegance and Grace
Spoiled Princess Celebrities - The Vogue Espana January Shoot Features Olivia Palermo
Spoiled Princess Celebrities
The Vogue Espana January 2011 Shoot Features Olivia Palermo
Skin-Lightening Controversies - The Controversial Elle January Aishwarya Rai Cover Causes Buzz
Skin-Lightening Controversies
The Controversial Elle January 2011 Aishwarya Rai Cover Causes Buzz
Sprouter: Jeremy Gutsche and Trend Hunter Profiled
Sprouter: Jeremy Gutsche and Trend Hunter Profiled
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Tweetonomics and Social Media Trends
BNN: Jeremy Gutsche on Tweetonomics and Social Media Trends
MSNBC: Trend Hunter Cited in Feature About Wired Windowshopping
MSNBC: Trend Hunter Cited in Feature About Wired Windowshopping
Chicago Tribune: Trend Hunter Cited on Phones of the Future -
Chicago Tribune: Trend Hunter Cited on Phones of the Future
Murder Mystery 2: Trend Hunter Fun Day
Murder Mystery 2: Trend Hunter Fun Day
African Lion Safari: Trend Hunter Fun Day
African Lion Safari: Trend Hunter Fun Day
Rapunzel-Inspired Lookbooks - The D_Luxe 2011 Jewelry Collection Shows Plenty of Girlish Charm
Rapunzel-Inspired Lookbooks
The D_Luxe 2011 Jewelry Collection Shows Plenty of Girlish Charm
Desert Exploration Spreads - This Elle Spain Shoot Takes Fall to Warmer Climates
Desert Exploration Spreads
This Elle Spain November 2010 Shoot Takes Fall to Warmer Climates
Bewildered Model Shoots - The Vogue Italy Editorial is Full of Emotion
Bewildered Model Shoots
The Vogue Italy October 2010 Editorial is Full of Emotion
Celeb Family Covers - Katherine Heigl Shows Love for her Baby in W Magazine
Celeb Family Covers
Katherine Heigl Shows Love for her Baby in W Magazine December 2010
Cozy Business Attire - The Warm Massimo Dutti Fall Collection is Super Chic
Cozy Business Attire
The Warm Massimo Dutti Fall 2010 Collection is Super Chic
Hot Astronomy Makeup - The Starry Frida Gustavsson Vogue UK Editorial
Hot Astronomy Makeup
The Starry Frida Gustavsson Vogue UK December 2010 Editorial
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