October 30, 2012

Shoe Spotlight: Laura by Jacques Levine

We have mentioned the return of the Belgian loafer a couple of times, but we chose the Laura by Jacques Levine for today’s Shoe Spotlight because it has been getting a lot of blogger love lately. Below are a few instagrammed photos by bloggers who have fallen in love with the Laura just as much […]
October 25, 2012

Shopkeepers’ Secrets: Upkeep in Old Town by Elizabeth

I have lived in Old Town for almost 14 years now and operated The Shoe Hive for 9 years. Throughout the years, folks have asked me advice on everything from where to go to get your hair done to where to go to get your broken heels fixed. The questions have become so common, I […]
October 19, 2012

Lyndsay’s Looks

If you receive our emails, you have already been e-introduced to our new-ish manager, Lyndsay. She is such an asset to The Shoe Hive and to our customers, and her style is completely enviable. She sticks to great classics, flirty prints and clean lines. Once a month, we will bring you Lyndsay’s Looks as a […]
October 16, 2012

Fall Day Trips with Marc

Fall day trips with Marc Joseph, that is. Starting on Friday, we are having a three-day-long Marc Joseph trunk show. The first reason to get excited is the 20% discount on all trunk show items. The second reason is the remarkable wearability of Marc Joseph’s designs. Yep, wearability. (It’s a word. I looked it up.) […]
October 12, 2012

Colorful Complexities: Navy

Hello, again, from The Shoe Hive. Today, we bring you another post on colors. Consider it a Lesson on Navy: Part Two. Colors often confuse shoppers. I blame this confusion primarily on a host of “vintage” rules that dictate what is and is not acceptable. One of these is that you must match shades of […]
October 9, 2012

How to Wear: Navy Shoes

Many of you have mentioned that you miss Elizabeth’s blog. The good news is that she has returned to the blogosphere. The bad news is that owning a store is a lot of work, and she wants to maintain her focus on bringing all of you the best shoes, the best shopping experience and the […]