The Top 10 Under 40: Design & Food

The Top 10 Under 40: Design & Food

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Maxwell Ryan
Nov 21, 2015
(Image credit: Andrew Forcier)

When: December 9, 6:30pm
Where: Subculture, 45 Bleecker Street
Attending: 150 total tickets available SOLD OUT (Standby for any released tickets)

Dear Readers,

Next week we're going to honor our first ever Top 10 Under 40 makers and influencers of the year. These ten (actually 14 people, but 10 companies) have been carefully nominated and selected by our editorial teams and outside experts* to represent what's up and coming in our world of design and food. They come from all over the country, cross different skill sets, and work in different mediums, but they all have begun to affect our lives at home in this country.

They will all be transported to our offices in NYC next Wednesday for a one day gathering, including a collaborative Creative Session in the afternoon, their presentation at our final Maker Talk in the evening and then a group dinner in SoHo. We want to set a precedent for bringing creative minds together in a collaborative atmosphere, the fruit of which is shared with all of our readers.

We invite you all to attend our event next week (tickets below) and to follow the event on the site & social in photography, text and video.

Happy Holidays from all of us to all of you!

Maxwell Ryan, founder of AT Media

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The Top 10 Under 40: Design & Food
(Image credit: Aelfie)

Aelfie: Aelfie Oudghiri
A boutique label dedicated to creating contemporary home goods utilizing age-old techniques.

(Image credit: Caroline Hurley)

Caroline Z Hurley: Caroline Hurley
A home-ware company based in Brooklyn, NY that draws inspiration from brush strokes and far-flung bazars with each collection based on a different city.

(Image credit: Tanamachi Studio)

Tanamachi Studio: Dana Tanamachi
Graphic designer, illustrator and chalk letterer.

(Image credit: Dusen, Dusen)

Dusen Dusen: Ellen Van Dusen
A line of universally flattering basics + home textiles driven by prints the founder creates from scratch each season.

(Image credit: What's Gaby Cooking)

What's Gaby Cooking: Gaby Dalkin
All about living the California Girl life – a life where it's always sunny, where smart choices for lunch (Green Goddess Salad, anyone?) happily exist with Slutty Brownies for dessert.

(Image credit: Egg Collective)

Egg Collective: Stephanie Beamer, Crystal Ellis + Hillary Petrie
A New York-based design company that pulls from its founders’ backgrounds in architecture, art, and woodworking, and creates exquisitely engineered furniture and lighting.

(Image credit: Field & Florist)

Field & Florist: Molly Kobelt + Heidi Joynt
A Chicago-based flower farm and florist offering floral arrangement and styling for weddings and special events, as well as wholesale flowers for the floral industry.

(Image credit: My Name Is Yeh)

My Name Is Yeh: Molly Yeh
Award-winning food blogger who moved from Brooklyn to North Dakota; she makes living look like dreamscape.

(Image credit: Rebecca Atwood Designs)

Rebecca Atwood Designs: Rebecca Atwood
A Brooklyn based designer and artist. Rebecca’s original collection of home textiles blends traditional textile techniques and hand painting, Rebecca creates textiles that are simple, yet luxurious.

(Image credit: Sir Kensington's)

Sir Kensington's: Scott Norton + Mark Ramadan
A condiment company that is re-inventing the wheel with fresh ingredients and sharp taste, pushing far beyond the number 57.

2015 Nomination Panel


Charlie Miner & Isaac Friedman-Heiman, WorkOf

Joanna Goddard, Cup of Jo

Merrill Stubbs + Amanda Hesser, Food 52

Erin Scott, Yummy Supper

Laurie Buckle, Cook-it Media

Janel Laban, Apartment Therapy

Faith Durand, The Kitchn

Taryn Williford, Apartment Therapy

Kelli Foster, The Kitchn

Nancy Mitchell, Apartment Therapy

Hali Ramdene, The Kitchn

Emma Christensen, The Kitchn

Carrie McBride, Apartment Therapy

Tara Bellucci, Apartment Therapy

Nora Taylor, Apartment Therapy

(Image credit: Henry Chen)

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