Cathedral 2The annual Cathedral Antiques Show at the Cathedral of St. Philip in Buckhead is set for Jan. 31 – Feb. 7 with a host of events and activities surrounding the main event.
More than two dozen dealers of period furniture, jewelry, art, and accessories ranging from 17th-century antiques to iconic mid-century modern pieces will be part of this year’s show and sale. The show will be held Feb. 4-5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Feb. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The net proceeds of the show will benefit Literacy Action.
Events will actually kick off on Jan. 31 from 1 to 4 p.m. with the First Place Passion Tour of Homes, featuring the first homes owned by five young professionals.
Other activities include a talk and book signing by Suzanne Rheinstein on Feb. 4 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. She’ll be talking about her new book, Rooms for Living. Clint Smith, editor of Veranda magazine, will sign and discuss his book, The Romance of Flowers on Feb. 5 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Gudrun Cottenier will discuss European floral design trends on Feb. 5 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. and essayist and author Julia Reed will sign and discuss her books, including But Mama Always Put Vodka in Her Sangria, on Feb. 6 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. A special Evening with Julia Reed is set for Feb. 5 from 7-10 p.m.
A Flower Festival will be held Feb. 4-6 showcasing floral designs from leading designers, garden clubs and flower guilds. The main Tour of Homes will be held Feb. 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. showcasing five of the city most luxurious homes.
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Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.