antiques & collectibles

At a 1970 auction near Natchitoches, a church won back the portrait of its founder more



Cheryl Gerber

Mariz Longoria’s collections make her uptown New Orleans house an unexpected pleasure more

People & Places


Courtesy of Visit Lake Charles

A quirky old school turned art gallery and museum houses an incredible collection of costumes, artifacts and cultural heritage chronicling the history of Louisiana’s second largest Mardi Gras celebration more

People & Places


Lucie Monk Carter

Lawson’s beaded piano Temptation is currently in residence at Cocha Restaurant in Baton Rouge. It’s been on the move for twenty years. more

People & Places

Country Roads Magazine

Jeffrey Dubinsky

Two Louisiana record shops, two pivotal eras more

People & Places

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Kim Ashford

Delighting children—and one River Ridge collector—since at least 1912 more

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An attack of unrestrained nostalgia more

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Austin Healey 3000

Photo by James Fox-Smith

The project of a lifetime for Terry Trovato. more



Photo by Paul Kieu

Vintage wax in a groovy setting more

Visual & Performing Arts

A Newcomb Oil Lamp

Photo by Kim Ashford

Finding treasures in unlikely places and the people who know what to look for. more

House & Home

How a Gulf shrimper found, then lost, the valuable cargo of a Spanish shipwreck more


Seven money-saving tips more



Photos by Lucie Monk Carter

A day with Diane Deaton in Zachary's antiques markets more

People & Places


Photos by Charles Champagne

Never too many beads for Jane Olson-Phillips more

Visual & Performing Arts


Photo courtesy of Historic District Business Association

A holiday trip to Louisiana's oldest city—Natchitoches more



Photo by James Fox-Smith

At fifteen, James Linden Hogg is the 2015 State Fiddle Champion more

People & Places

My friend Terry Trovato, Natchez gentleman, raconteur, Dunleith tour guide par excellence, and president of of the English Motoring Club of Mississippi, startled me yesterday by emailing to say that he was selling his red, concourse-cond... more

Outdoor Adventures

Kisatchie National Forest is celebrated on a new collector's item more

People & Places