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Taos, High-desert art colony. Taos, world-class ski resort. Taos, ancient community and land of Earthships. Taos is a place of convergence–of cultures, of opposites, of like minds and new perspectives.

Art and Chocolate Plus Three Golden Tickets

A Tasty Fundraiser for The PASEO in Taos When: 5:00PM to 7:00PM on Friday, February 10, 2017 Where: Chokola on… Read more »

Pecha Kucha Night Organizes Group Hug

Taos Community Comes Together for Pecha Kucha Volume 21, Group Hug When: Thursday, January 12, 2017 Where: Taos Center for… Read more »

The Apartment On Dona Luz

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at On the corner of Dona Luz, across from the Guadalupe Church,… Read more »


Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at If you are planning on skiing Taos this winter, don’t miss… Read more »


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The Gift Of Giving With Claireworks

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Giving it back or paying it forward, tithing is living according… Read more »

Manzanita Market

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at If the Manzanita Market looks familiar, it’s because this little apple didn’t… Read more »

Suzanne’s Story

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Salon X’s new Star Stylist Suzanne Mitchell’s story is too good not… Read more »

Three’s A Charm At Wilder Nightingale

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Winner of the 2016 American Art Awards for Best Gallery in New… Read more »


Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at The ever chic, former Vogue editor, Grace Coddington once remarked, that the… Read more »

‘Tis The Season To Shop

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Substance is the go to boutique in Taos for stylish women… Read more »

Winter In Taos

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at I thought these pictures, by Bill Curry, of Patricia Michaels and her partner… Read more »


Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Chokola Bean to Bar is a small-batch, organic, crafted, bean-to-bar chocolate… Read more »

Chocolate and Cashmere

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Haleigh Palmer, the owner of Golightly Cashmere, available exclusively online or… Read more »


Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Michelle McIntosh was born in Santa Monica and brought up in… Read more »

Twirl, A Play and Discovery Space

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Twirl is housed in a sprawling 150 year old adobe building… Read more »

Robert Mirabal

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Dennis Hopper’s Taos Legacy

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at “I was born in Dodge City, Kansas, on a farm, in… Read more »

Paul O’Connor

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at 2014 was a great year for Paul O’Connor.His acclaimed book Taos… Read more »

Lenny Foster

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at There’s a serene stillness that permeates Lenny’s work which is not… Read more »

Agnes Chavez

Blog courtesy of taoStyle – Read more at Agnes Chavez is a Cuban-American multi-media artist and educator. Her work… Read more »

Frank Morgan Taos Jazz Festival

See Living Legends and “Up-and-Comers” at Frank Morgan Taos Jazz Festival Jazz musicians ranging from legendary to “up-and-coming” will be… Read more »


Tizia O’Connor’s Auromesa is an Ayurvedic Haven on Hondo Mesa.

El Meze

Fred Muller has been a fixture in Taos since the early 90’s, when he opened and ran the coolest eatery in town for several years.

Taos Blue

Taos Blue celebrates 27 years on Bent Street this month!

Roberto Ugalde

The Michael McCormick Gallery has a new addition to its already impressive stable of artists.

El Caballero

Traditionally Caballero (translated from the Spanish), means a Knight or a gentleman, but here in the Land of Enchantment it also refers to an exceptional horseman.

A Season of Magic

October is the start of our Winter Season here in the Land of Enchantment.

Luminarias And Farolitos

Luminarias or Farolitos? No matter what you decide to call them, firelight is a major theme for the Holidays in the Land Of Enchantment!

Nancy Laupheimer

Nancy’s dedication to her artistry and the TCMG have helped to put Taos on the musical map

Angus MacDonald

Angus MacDonald’s story reads like a novel.

Born and raised in Marfa, Texas before Donald Judd arrived and staked out the town’s Art cred,

Restaurants Join Together to Showcase a Taste of Taos

The event, showcasing some of Taos’ finest restaurants, wineries and breweries will be held on the historic Taos Plaza from 12:00PM to 4:00PM.

Earthships: Taos Born and Bred

When Reynolds first came to Taos in 1969, fresh out of architecture school, there were only a few paved roads and a Piggly Wiggly grocery store on the Plaza.

Paseo à deux

As someone who spent her wasted youth around too many rock stars, I can say with absolutely authority that these two qualify and then some!

Chris Maher’s Not So Secret Suppers

The founder of one of Taos’ best eateries, a working actor and a world-class chef, Chris is another reason Taos is so special.

Taos Takes Manhattan

“The light that day, was the magical, magnificent Taos light complete with clouds, rain, sun and high mountain ambiance all at once.”

Dreamcatcher B&B

Situated in a tree lined neighborhood that could be way out in the country, but is right in town, the… Read more »

The PASEO 2016 Presents Robert Mirabal Under a Dome of Stars

Two-time Grammy award-winning performer, Robert Mirabal will present two unique performances (4:00pm and 10:00pm Saturday) during The PASEO 2016 titled “Star Runner.”

Dean Stockwell

Rumour has it when Dennis was looking for a ranch to buy after making Easy Rider, it was Dean who suggested he look in Taos.

Richard Spera and J.Matthew Thomas

A native New Yorker, Richard graduated from Cornell University’s Hotel and Restaurant School before creating and managing several successful restaurants in the City.

The Love Apple

This beautiful, chic young mother and entrepreneur, grew up here in Taos and managed the highly acclaimed Joseph’s Table, before opening The Love Apple.

Common Fire – Taos

The Hearth at Common Fire is lit up and turning out great bread, flat bread and more to delight the most jaded palates.

El Monte Sagrado Resort and Spa

A vaulted dining space off the lobby boasted a five-star culinary experience, but the space that really got people talking was the bar.

Salon X Taos

As most of my readers already know by now that Salon X is not only one of taoStyle’s valued Sponsors, it is also in my opinion, the best full-service Salon in Taos.

Palacio de Marquesa

The Autumn foliage glimmered in the early morning sun as I walked briskly along the path. Not long after I returned, a knock at the door..

Ghost Tours – Melody Romancito

This bright and brilliant woman isn’t ready to be put out to pasture any time soon; multi-media savvy, a gifted writer, musician and photographer..


Google him and you’ll have an “aha” moment. He’s appeared in many major motion pictures and films made for TV; Moore is the epitome of a working actor.

The Historic Taos Inn

Home to The Adobe Bar and the famed Doc Martin’s Restaurant, The “Inn” as it is affectionately referred to by locals, is an historical landmark in Taos.

Pärcht Bottle Shop and Bites

Speaking of interactive, we quickly got down to business on some of those Bites. First up, arugula/pear/ricotta with honey. Then charcuterie, cheese, cornichons, caperberries.

Taos Mesa Brewing

Taos Mesa Brewing’s original location (dubbed the “Mother Ship” by its owners), is housed in an old, converted airplane hangar, four miles east of the bridge on 64., and has been one of the hippest hangouts in Taos since opening in 2012.

Dennis Hopper in Taos

When Dennis Hopper passed away just a couple of weeks after his 74th birthday in May 2010, American Pop Culture lost one of its greatest iconoclastic figureheads.

Taos Pow Wow

The Annual Taos Pow Wow is an incredible celebration of culture and tradition which brings together people of all the nations on this Turtle Island.

Angelisa Espinoza – Heritage Inspirations

It is her love of geology, history and culture that sets her apart, and make her tours memorable.

Clinton Joseph Murphy – Shree Yoga

Yoga is certainly not the only thing Clint brings to the table, but it is the practice that enables him to stay grounded while he juggles a myriad of talents.

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