Forth Approved: 4.3.17 / by Amelia Hruby

Photo by Kelly Connelly.

Photo by Kelly Connelly.


This Week
April 4: Jessica Zweig is on a panel discussing the future of female entrepreneurship in honor of Equal Pay Day. 

April 7: General Assembly hosts the Women in Tech Breakfast at Freehand Chicago featuring lightning talks from amazing women around Chicago, including Nicole Vasquez of The Shift.

April 8: Find new and used vinyl and lots of vintage gear at the 15th Annual CHIRP Record Fair and Other Delights.

April 9: Recharge at the next Self-Care Sunday with Lauren Ash of Black Girl in Om.

April 11: Learn how to make Magical Chocolate Cake Gems with Megan Coffey at Festive Collective.

April 13: AIGA Chicago celebrates Jenna Blazevich by recognizing her as an Emerging Designer of 2017. 


Forth-ers Cheryl Muñoz and Chandra Ram made Newcity's Chicago Food and Drink 50!

Jenn Dieas' River North salon Glowout was featured by Michigan Avenue Magazine.

Learn about the history of women's bike fashion from Po Campo.

Balance and time management tips from Molly Rudberg.

Honey Butter Fried Chicken made Zagat's list of the 20 must-try dishes that make you a Chicagoan.

GOOP (yes, that goop) featured Le Papier Studio in their round-up of the best personalized gifts around.

Learn a few natural ways to prevent and treat a cold from Alia Dalal.