#SplashForecast for Monday, August 18, 2014: There were four quick aspects before 8:30 a.m. today. The first was at 3:06 a.m. (CST) when Mercury in Virgo and the Gemini Moon formed a square that sent our emotions into a tailspin. This was countered when Mercury sextiled Juno in Cancer at 4:54 a.m., which brought a burst of sweet energy to relationships and communication.
Luxury Garage Sale’s Chanel private sale: Fashionistas, get ready to click: The locally based consignment shop is launching a flash sale on hundreds of new Chanel pieces, as well as discounted rates on their existing Chanel inventory.
Mealtime: Join more than 2,000 volunteers and Feed My Starving Children supporters Aug. 19-20 at Union Station to pack nutritious meals for 500,000 children across the world. Plus, shop clothing, accessories and home décor items from the FMSC marketplace to further benefit the cause (like this hoodie, above, $45 at Fmscmarketplace.org).
Trisha Gauri and Tim Matthews’ wedding joined not just two families but also two cultures, as the pair celebrated with dual ceremonies: a Hindu blessing honoring the bride’s heritage July 12 and a more modern affair at the Sofitel Chicago (20 E. Chestnut) July 18.