Categories
Uncategorized

Kit’s Last Minute Gift Guide for Cooks & Chefs

Inspired by the Whole Earth Catalog, Kit is a community to discover, discuss and get interesting products — grouped into kits — for activities like traveling, photography, cooking, cycling and more. Products have been recommended on Kit over a million times, from experts & creators large and small including Hot Thai Kitchen’s Pailin Chongchitnant; Laura LeBoutillier aka Garden Answer;… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

Creator Snapshot: How filmmaker & YouTuber Kraig Adams is on pace to earn $100K a year with Kit

A common question we hear from our creators is “How can I be more successful on Kit?” Although we don’t have all the answers, we do believe there’s nothing better than sharing experience and knowledge from creators like you. Enter our Creator Snapshot — an inside look at how some of our most successful creators get the… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

Keemia Ferasat, Founder & Editor in Chief, Style Salute

Authenticity, empowerment, and inspiration: Keemia Ferasat founded the media & commerce company Style Salute with these ideals in mind. Creating a brand aimed at millennials (as well as gen Z!), Keemia is curating a space for digitally savvy young women to explore and celebrate their personal style. Keep reading to learn more about what inspires… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

RizKnows, Health & Fitness Vlogger

Jeff Rizzo, aka YouTube vlogger RizKnows, knows health and fitness gear so well because he lives it — and loves it. The man exercises up to three times a day (three!) and has a true passion for optimizing workouts with precise gear. So when we asked him a question like “What makes a good running shoe?” the… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

Ryan Fitzgibbon, Founder & Editor In Chief, Hello Mr.

Photo by Katelyn Perry “The only way you can actually tell a ‘universal’ story is by telling many stories of diverse backgrounds and genetic fibers,” says Ryan Fitzgibbon, the force behind Hello Mr, a gorgeous biannual periodical about gay men starting new conversations about their interests, loves, hopes, and fears. These stories unfold on real… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

Tina Essmaker, Editor In Chief, The Great Discontent

Photo by Collin Hughes Not only did our cool cred get a serious upgrade by chatting with The Great Discontent’s Tina Essmaker, but so too did our boldness and creative spirit. It had to happen: TGD is about transforming ennui into action, and the amazing things that can result when you just. do. it. Filled with… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

Swashin, Video Blogger

Matt Philie, also known as Swashin, has been on YouTube since he was 12, but in 2013 he found his true calling (and audience) doing reviews of people’s desk setups. “I loved the idea of doing something that had never been done before, which motivated me to get to where I’m at now,” he says…. Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

CHIARA GEREK, VIDEOGRAPHER

A photographer’s daughter, Chiara Gerek learned her craft by borrowing her mom’s Nikon camera when she wasn’t looking. “However, my true love for photography and the moving image took off when I got into scuba diving. I am fascinated with the underwater world — mystified by the patterns and colors found under the surface unlike anything seen… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

ROBIN ROEMER, PHOTOGRAPHER

Get to know some cool people on Kit. Photographer Robin Roemer loves to take pictures of people. It matters less what industry they’re in than the quality of those sessions: “My favorite shoots are with people who have a good sense of humor,” Roemer says. She’s also producing a Web series with YouTube’s Hannah Hart… Read more

Categories
Uncategorized

WINDY CHIEN, PRODUCT DESIGNER, WOOD CARVER & FIBER ARTIST

Photo: Handcraft Studio School Windy Chien is just plain cool. We’re thinking of her personal style, her oh-so-creative San Francisco flat and immaculate musical palette, but also her career trajectory: she was the owner of one of San Francisco’s most famous independent records stores (Aquarius Records) before spending close to a decade at Apple as an… Read more