Forth Approved 3.5.18 / by Julie Schumacher

 Courtesy of  Honey Bridal

Courtesy of Honey Bridal

<3<3 Happy Women's History Month & International Women's Day! <3<3

GO, DO & SEE

This Week
March 7: Join our very own Amanda Glandon and Jo Chicago for a Coffee Talk at Ace Hotel hosted by Presence Agency focused on the changing art of agency storytelling.

March 7: Coworking Wednesday with Rebellious Magazine and Ladies Room Chicago

March 8: Women Maker Fair at 1871 featuring Nourishing Notes, Mojo Owl & Vichcraft

March 8: Rebellious Magazine's anniversary party

March 8: Floor Cushion Crochet Workshop with Argaman & Defiance

March 9: Celebrate one year of coworking and community with Second Shift

March 9: Personal branding workshop with Jessica Zweig

March 9: Roots | Opening Reception & Artist Talk at Spudnik Press Cooperative

March 10: Handmade Market Chicago at Empty Bottle

March 10-11: Headed to SXSW? Check out the first ever Wellness Expo co-sponsored by Black Girl in Om.

March 11: Beginner calligraphy with Vichcraft

Upcoming
March 14: Coworking Wednesday with Ladies Room Chicago and Rebellious Magazine

March 14: How to Get the Money You Want, Now! hosted by The Shift

March 15: Feminist Freelancing coworking & cocktails with Rebellious Magazine and Ladies Room Chicago

March 18: Drunken Donuts with Bon Vivant at St. Lou's Assembly

March 18: National Women's Month Rug Making Workshop with Argaman & Defiance

March 18: Feminist Creative Consciousness Series: Process + Flexibility

March 21 Coworking Wednesday with Rebellious Magazine & Ladies Room Chicago

March 22: Winter Popup Dinner from Big Delicious Planet at Firehouse Chicago

March 23: Rug Making Workshop with Argaman & Defiance at Eye Spy Optical

March 24: Slow Seeds at the Good Food EXPO with Slow Foods Chicago

March 25: Black Girl in Om's monthly Self Care Sunday

March 26: Join Slow Food Chicago's book club on Give a Girl a Knife by Amy Thielen

March 28: Coworking Wednesday with Rebellious Magazine & Ladies Room Chicago

March 29: Women in Craft: A Conversation with Women in Beverage hosted by Rhine Hall.

March 31: Egg Dying Workshop with Argaman & Defiance at Ace Hotel

READ, WATCH, STREAM & SHOP

Sign up right this second for Shannon Downey's Badass HERstroy, a Badass Cross Stitch craftivism project to honor the stories and voices of all female-identified and gender non-binary humans. 

Newcity's list of 50 designers shaping Chicago in 2018 include the incredible Margot Harrington and Dawn Hancock.

Check out Alia Dalal whip up some magic with chick peas on WIndy City Live.

The upstairs reveal of the Warwick Reno from Claire of Centered by Design is up! 

Refinery29 has 20 black women to know, and you know that list should (and does!) include Lauren Ash.

This episode of the Joy Ride podcast features Maria Boustead of Po Campo.

Ali Phillips of Engaging Events by Ali shares 9 spots to consider for a destination wedding with the Tribune.

Six Chicago coworking spaces freelancers and entrepreneurs should try, including The Shift. And read about its sister site Second Shift and how they build community.