An artist’s rendering of Healthy Home 2010
Lake Forest Antiques & Treasures Show
Unearth delights from some 50 dealers at this annual show.
September 12, 95 W. Deerpath Rd., Lake Forest, $8, lakeforestantiquesale.com
Healthy Home 2010: Designer Showcase & Tour
Designed and built by Dior Builders and furnished by Susan Fredman Design Group, Healthy Home 2010 is all about style and indoor air quality, featuring low-toxicity building materials and furnishings.
September 24-October 10, 1223 Lakeview Ct., Palatine, $20, healthyhome2010.com
A circa-1935 Art Deco settee from The Golden Triangle, at the International Antiques Fair
International Antiques Fair
The fall run of the Merchandise Mart’s biannual fair will include Emporium, a pavilion that mixes old and new. Think Asian antiques plus vintage Americana plus mod.
October 1-4, $15 for a four-day pass (check website for preview night info), merchandisemartantiques.com
Co-produced by the West Town Chamber of Commerce and Post 27, this new two-day outdoor festival celebrates the burgeoning design scene on Grand Avenue. Look for tents housing themed “stores.” Also enjoy live music, street performers, and square dancing.
October 2-3, Grand Ave. between Damen Ave. and Wood St., free admission, design-harvest.com
Antiques + Modernism, Winnetka
This fusion of the former Winnetka Antiques Show and the Modernism Show will include pieces from the 17th century through the mid-20th, featuring some 60 dealers.
October 22-24, Winnetka Community House, 620Lincoln Ave., Winnetka; $15 for a 3-day pass (Oct. 21 preview party, $125-$150), thewinnetkashow.com