Recommended this week
Last week the London Financial Times highlighted a small group of French craftsmen that are preserving the country's tradition of fine decorative arts. See their work here.
The New York Times profiled the historic district of Carriage Town in Flint, Michigan. Read the story and see more images here.
Laura Beach recently reviewed the 52nd Annual New Hampshire Antiques Show. Check it out at Antiques and the Arts online.
Wine specialists at Christie's London share recommendations for pairings inspired by its upcoming September 10 auction. See their suggestions here.
This Friday August 28 the Chicago Summer Antiques Show & Sale (formerly the Chicago O'Hare Antiques Show & Sale) kicks off in a new downtown location. For details see the Dolphin Fairs website.
This week art & design blog Curated featured a selection of antique shop signs from the Nantucket Historical Society. Follow the link to see their picks and to visit the exhibition online.
Image: Interior view of Nick Hoffman's house, Carriage Town in Flint, Michigan. Photo by Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times.