Artisan Wedding Fair
What: Prepare for your storybook ending at the new event showcasing handcrafted, custom products and services for the big day.
Why: Commit to Five Grain Events, Angel Food Bakery, and Spilled Ink Press.
When: Sun., noon-4 p.m.
Where: Lillstreet Art Center, 4401 N. Ravenswood Ave., at Montrose Ave. Tickets at lillstreetgallery.com ($5) or at the door ($10).
Mint Rejuvenation Treatment
What: Get back to your usual, non-heat-exhausted self with a massage using mineral salts, basil, mint, and essential oils. A clay facial and pressure-point cranial massage follow.
Why: You’re enveloped in the invigorating scent of eucalyptus, yuzu, and vanilla.
When: Thru Aug. 31. Daily, 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
Where: The Spa at Trump, 401 N. Wabash Ave., at Kinzie St. For an appt. (required), call 312-588-8126. Cost is $185.
What: Go on a spree (Au Cheval, Unison Studio + Store, Maude’s Liquor Bar) at our favorite places with DailyCandy Deals to cushion the blow.
Why: Score 50 percent off massages at Oxygen Spa Studio and 40 percent off waxing and spa services at Exfole8.
When: You want to eat, shop, relax, and repeat.
Where: At dailycandy.com.
Sir & Madame Summer Sale
What: Everything in the store and online is 50 percent off. You know what to do.
Why: Boxing Kitten print dresses, Yana Handbags, Gar-De silk blouses, and more.
When: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m. (while supplies last).
Where: 938 N. Damen Ave., b/t Augusta Blvd. & Walton St. (773-489-6660).
Heirloom 2.0 Classes
What: Learn traditional food values and skills in the new series from The Scrumptious Pantry.
Why: A little foraging, seed saving, and canning goes a long way.
When: Aug. 23 & Sept. 13.
Where: 3230 W. Fullerton Ave., at Sawyer Ave. Tickets ($20) at scrumptiouspantry.com. Info at 301-979-9751.
Photo: Courtesy of Lillstreet Art Center