Founded by husband and wife team Dasha and Colin Gold, TheTrendSpotter.net is a leading Australia-based fashion blog and online magazine covering local and international fashion trends, fashion news, beauty, runways, events and designer to showcasing the latest street style photography from around the world.
As a vivid testament to its popularity and influence, TheTrendSpotter.net receives more than 300,000 views per month, and boasts an international following of 43,000 on Instagram and 22,600 on Facebook.
As co-founder and photographer for TheTrendSpotter.net, Australia-born Colin Gold has traveled and lived overseas for 10 years as a model and worked as an IT systems engineer before co-launching TheTrendSpotter. Colin photographs street style and runways from around the globe as well as campaigns for local and international brands.
Russian-born Australian Dasha Gold, as founder and editor-in-chief of TheTrendSpotter, lived in Singapore for eight years and Australia for seven years, working as an accessories/graphic designer and trend researcher prior to launching TheTrendSpotter. Dasha handles the content management of the site and its talented team of writers, while representing TheTrendSpotter as its spokesmodel and face.
To their credit, Dasha and Colin have been featured in the March issue of L’Officiel Australia as one of the top fashion influencers from around the world, in addition to being featured in recognized publications such as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Elle, The New York Times, Marie Claire, Grazia and The Age. The duo have attended and covered local and international fashion weeks in Australia, New York, London, Milan and Paris, while being named official bloggers for the Spring Fashion Festival in Melbourne in 2014 and official fashion bloggers for Portsea Polo in 2015.
Further, Dasha and Colin are credited with forging working relationships with both local and international brands including Emporio Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Dior, Gucci, Topshop, River Island, Charles & Keith, Shakuhachi, Sheike, White Suede, Aquila, Calibre and more.