WeEK IN AWESOME XLIV / by Julie Schumacher

Photo by Lawrence Agyei

Photo by Lawrence Agyei

Go, Do & See

Need more peonies in your life? Larkspur Farm has you covered, starting this week.

First HBFC hit us with Taco Tuesday. Now Honey Butter is serving brunch on the weekends. All is right with the world.

This Week
May 27: AIGA What's Next student grant applications are due.

May 28: Black Girl in Om Day Retreat 

June 1: Eric Ripert talks with Chandra Ram. A can't-miss evening.

June 9: Design for Good Short Talks, Big Impact at Chicago Design Week featuring Greater Good Studio, Firebelly, EPIC and more.

June 22: Big Delicious Planet Urban Farm Dinner with Nimble Well and more!

June 23: Slow Food Chicago Bookclub! Get started reading The Art of Eating.

June 26: A ten-week class on garment construction focusing on patternmaking starts at Lillstreet under the wise tutelage of Jamie Hayes of Production mode.

Read, Write & Stream

Forth co-founder Julie curated the Oak Park On the Grid city guide.

Forth co-founder Kelly Allison has one of the 10 Instagram feeds Spoon University thinks you should be following.

Lauren Ash, founder and Creative Director of Black Girl in Om has a brand new site brimming with new creative services.

Give Early to Bed a little love in the Reader's best of Chicago.

Sell at Dose Market. You know you want to.

Looking for an incredible place to meet or celebrate? Check out Firehouse.