WEEK IN AWESOME XLXXV / by Julie Schumacher

Get excited! After our Fall Salon we have even more incredible Chicago creative women to share with you!


This Week
October 17: Sugarbeet Schoolhouse's Family Dinner at Autre Monde 

October 20: Antique Taco's Blanket Music Series with Family Band.

October 20: The Soil Will Save Us book club with Slow Food Chicago at Hopewell Brewing Company.

October 21: Fashion Study Collection Open House at Columbia College. 

October 21: Save the date! Celeb Chef Ball to support Meals on Wheels.

October 21 & 22: Join Lauren Ash of Black Girl in Om in New York at the W.E.L.L. Summit.

October 22: Book your family's mini session with Hannah Hoggatt in Lincoln Park!

October 22: Pie Patch Crop Mob with Slow Food Chicago.

October 22: Fried Chicken & Champagne Fest to support Kendall College Trust.

October 25: Join a free day of coworking + happy hour with Deskpass at SPACE by doejo.

October 25: Hops for Haiti happy hour with Surge for Water at Bar Louie.

October 29: Book your family's mini session with Hannah Hoggatt in Bucktown!

November 3: Next Bites Bite Nite at Local Foods.

November 10: Join Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge with guests including Veronica Corzo-Duchardt in Philly.

November 10: A Tale of Three Wheats workshop from Slow Food Chicago. Learn about and discuss breads and pastries made from three Ark of Taste wheats – White Sonoran wheat, Purple Straw wheat and Turkey Red wheat. 

November 14: Donation-based yoga at Early to Bed with proceeds going to support FtM Essential Free Youth Binder Program.

November 18: Head to Milwaukee for Growing Power. You'll hear from Will Allen, Ron Finley and Alice Waters as well as Sugar Beet Schoolhouse's Cheryl Munoz.

November 19: Save the date NOW for an epic museum party. Kristen Kaza is co-producing/programming PRIME TIME alongside Pitchfork and the Museum of Contemporary Art.


We love the Women Who Make series by Claire at Centered by Design. Check this mom & daughter design team.

Grab Life in the Driver's Seat, the new book by Women with Drive Foundation's Molly Cantrell-Kraig.

Rad, rad pennants available from Workshop!

Fall is for apple brand and other autumnal hosting treats. AND! Rhine Hall is making pommeau. If you haven't tried this blend of apple brandy and apple cider from Normandy, get excited.

Nomad Luxuries has an October playlist for ya.

To Adorn is Human on the Black Girl in Om blog.

Check the list of ChicagoInno's nominees for 50 on Fire. We see you Jessica Zweig!

A Little Photo Studio has a video option called Vignettes. See why it's awesome.

Get to know Greater Good Studio!

Margot Harrington has a new blog post up about business + ethics.

The #1 time hack for entrepreneurs from Creative Genius Law.

Our favorite coworking membership, Deskpass, just launched in LA! Hear from founder Sam Rosen on Vocalo.


Polymathic is hiring a bright, autonomous/self-driven bizdev person who is interested in b2b, industry & intrapreneurial problems. 

Girls Gone Real podcast is looking for interns who love iInstagram, social, blogging and lifestyle.

Estera Events is searching for two interns to join their Wedding Planning Team! They've created a program that will educate and inspire individuals interested in pursuing a career in wedding planning.