Lauren Riihimaki welcomed a Miniature Bull Terrier named Moose into her life in June 2017. Moose took the internet by storm when he was introduced in a video titled “FINALLY GETTING A PUPPY” on Lauren’s YouTube channel. The video quickly gained traction, amassing over 2 million views in under two months.
August 11, 1993 (30)
Lauren Riihimaki is a Canadian YouTuber, entrepreneur, and digital content creator, best known for her DIY crafts, fashion, and lifestyle videos on her channel “LaurDIY.”
While the digital space is her primary playground, Riihimaki has also lent her creativity to traditional media. She hosted HBO Max’s “Craftopia,” a competitive crafting series for children, and appeared in the YouTube Original series “Escape The Night.”
Lauren Riihimaki is no stranger to partnerships that make an impact. She has worked alongside several notable figures, including fellow YouTuber Alex Wassabi, singer and YouTuber Lilly Singh, beauty influencer James Charles, actress and comedian Liza Koshy, fashion designer and TV personality Tan France, and business tycoon Mark Cuban. She’s also collaborated with influencers like Tana Mongeau, Caspar Lee, Rosanna Pansino, and Shane Dawson.
In 2017, Lauren was nominated for a Streamy Award in the “Lifestyle” category. The following year, she received a nomination for the Shorty Awards for “YouTuber of the Year.” Beyond nominations, her YouTube channel boasts over 8 million subscribers and her videos have amassed hundreds of millions of views.