Made in Tahoe

Tahoe Truckee Earth Day

April 7, 2017
    Made in Tahoe

Giant steps towards smaller footprints. The Tahoe Truckee Earth Day Festival occurs in April at The Village at Squaw Valley.

This all ages, community-sponsored event gives participants an opportunity to learn about recycling, composting, alternative energy, sustainability, watershed and forest health, and reducing ecological footprints via a diverse array of agency representatives and earth-friendly vendors.  […]

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Coalition Snow Revolutionizes Women’s Snow Gear

March 17, 2017
    Made in TahoeSkiing

Tired of the shrink it and pink it model for women’s skis and snowboards?
 
This is it—skis and snowboards designed by women, for women. Coalition Snow focuses on what women can do rather than what they can’t.
 
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Marquetry Masterpieces by Tom Beebe

December 19, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

He’s been sharing his passion for fine woodworking and marquetry since 1973 when he moved to Truckee. Meet Tom Beebe, master craftsman and artist. […]

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Did you know…Truckee has a Winery?

December 16, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

You may have seen the little red barn along the river. It’s the Truckee River Winery where they’ve been making wine since 1989. […]

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Can panties change the world? Ask Jenn.

December 1, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

Jenn thinks so. That’s why this creative Lake Tahoe activist started Pantyline Productions. […]

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Recycling for Art’s sake.

November 3, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

The beauty of recycling is artistically captured in her unique creations. “Recycle, Re-create, Re-energize” is the theme of this highly acclaimed local artist who is fascinated with the after life of recycled products. […]

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Recycled earrings handmade in South Shore

October 12, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

This new, locally-made jewelry is light as a…well, as a piece of paper! Or a few pieces of paper that is. […]

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Succulent Planters by Barbara Wesson

October 2, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

As an avid succulent collector, Barbara found it almost impossible to find suitable pots for her specimen plants. That’s when she decided to make her own and share them with other succulent collectors (and every art lover!) Meet Barbara Wesson of South Lake Tahoe. […]

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Tahoe Keys Deli 30 Years Strong

August 7, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

Keeping it real (and simply delicious) are his key ingredients. In addition to the owner, John Galea. Tahoe Keys Deli has been open in the Tahoe Plaza since 1984. John started making deli sandwiches on August 31st and he’s still going at it. […]

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RearView Miracles by Heather and Hillary

July 21, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

When driving down the road of life, often we don’t know how good we have it, until we see it in the rear view mirror. To help us remember the beauty of the past and the magic of the moment, Hillary Dembroff and Heather Kovac of South Lake Tahoe have created crystal hangings and jewelry […]

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Izzy’s Burger Spa

July 17, 2016
    Made in Tahoe

Not sure why it’s called a spa, unless you are the one cooking the juicy charbroiled burgers over the searing flame. Or maybe it’s pure marketing genius to attract people thinking they’ll get a burger and a spa treatment.  Brilliant! Nonetheless, Izzy’s burgers are delicious surrounded by a classic Tahoe burger-joint ambiance. […]

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