Forth Approved: 5.1.17 / by Amelia Hruby

Photo by Lydia Crespo of Argaman & Defiance.

Photo by Lydia Crespo of Argaman & Defiance.

It's a big week here at Forth: we're launching a podcast! ICYMI it's called Go Forth, and this labor of love is one of Forth's most exciting projects this year. We can't wait to share it with you all. The first episode goes live on Thursday, but what can you do in the meantime? Three things:

  1. Subscribe to Go Forth on iTunes.
  2. Listen to our Season 1 promo.
  3. RSVP to our launch party!


This Week

May 4: Forth is hosting a launch party for our new podcast at Beermiscuous.

May 6: Paper Doll Club has a mini-session event so you can update your headshot.

May 6: Chicago Zine Fest features handmade books, zines and paper goods from local artists.

May 7: Make a hand-dyed infinity scarf for your mom with Argaman & Defiance at West Elm.

May 7: Lauren Ash hosts Self-Care Sunday with Black Girl in Om.


May 11: Learn about clean eating and filling fats with Alia Dalal.

May 13: Sugarbeet Schoolhouse hosts a Mother's Day Market complete with a DIY body care station.

May 13 & 14: Renegade Craft Fair is popping up in Pilsen, and Argaman&Defiance, Po Campo, and Vichcraft will be there, among a ton of other amazing creatives.

May 18: Chicago Woman magazine is hosting "A Toast to Summer: Wine, Travel, & Style".

May 26: A Little Photo Studio will capture your kiddo using their imagination at their May Happy Hour.


Founder Kelly Connelly and a number of Forth faves took part in the upcoming issue of of Driftless Magazine.

Jessica Zweig dishes on her obsession with Snapchat.

Embrace vulnerability and the challenges of body-confidence with Amelia Hruby.