WEEK IN AWESOME XLXIII / by Julie Schumacher



This Week:
July 27: EPIC summer rally party and 20/20 talk on exploring the intersection of design and social change with Sara Aye of Greater Good Studio.

July 28: preSERVE gardening with Slow Food Chicago + microbookclub on Seedfolks.

July 29: Mary Macaroni Milk&Cookie Happy Hour at A Little Photo Studio

July 30: 5th Annual Edible Garden Tour in Oak Park.

July 30: Open house for Department of Curiosities. With rosé!

August 7: Made in Chicago Market featuring Rare Bird Preserves and Vichcraft.

August 8: Fried Chicken and Champagne Campaign to benefit Pilot Light.

August 11: Shine & Dine Gala to benefit Step Up Network, featuring Christine Cikowski of Honey Butter & Sunday Dinner Club.

August 13: Jam + scones class with Rare Bird Preserves from the Sugar Beet Coop.

August 15/17/19: Young chefs learn to cook vegetarian goodness with this hands-on Sugarbeet Schoolhouse camp.

August 19: Headshot Friday with Averyhouse.

August 21: Rediscovery Supper with Filigree Suppers.

August 24: Save the date for the Vegetarian Harvest Dinner from Slow Food Chicago.

August 27: Beginner Calligraphy workshop with Jenna Blazevich

September 16: Iterate! Human-Centered Design Tools for Social Innovation with George Aye of Greater Good Studio


The incredible Taylor Bryant wrote about lotioning and self love over on Blavity.

On formatlizing The Gut Check, from Greater Good Studio.

Cowork al fresco in Chicago with Deskpass (hi Greenhouse Loft! Looking good!)

Yana of Nomad Luxuries shares her summer must-haves with Chicago Social.

Check out this rad list for Eat Retreat 2016 including Cortney Ahern of Feed America & Slow Food Chicago.

Classic style in a Chicago wedding from Sarah Drake.

Marketing on Snapchat with tips from Lightspan Digital.