Members of The Hunt start hunts with photos from a variety of sources and for many different reasons. Popular reasons why hunts are started include: creating a designer look for less, completing a look from a photo, finding similar products from a picture, locating an exact product or styling a product.
Many members of The Hunt are as passionate about solving hunts as others are starting them. Solving hunts is described by members as fun, rewarding, validating, and challenging. The community thrives on consistent give and take.