March 31, 2014

2014: The Year of the Earring?

by Christen For the most part, I have a knack for predicting trends, both momentary and with longevity. I jumped on the pastel-colored hair bandwagon long before it was “hipster,” and I wanted a fur vest so early on it was difficult to find one. I have had major miscalculations, however. There was the misguided […]
March 25, 2014

Girl Crush: The AGL Sisters

I’m certain you know by now that one of our favorite brands at the Hive is AGL. Italian leather, superior design, and flawless execution. It simply doesn’t get better. The brand decided to up its social media game recently and has been following the three sisters who run the company as they travel recently. We […]
March 18, 2014

Springing into Shoes with ‘Woman Around Town’

Last week while Christen and I were both in the store, a reporter from Woman Around Town (a lifestyle website for women living in DC and/or New York) dropped in and asked if she could speak with someone about spring trends and what we currently have in store. I was running out within the hour, […]
March 12, 2014

The Secret to Wearing Heels, Part Two

by Ruth Barzel I’ve always loved heels, but even when I was younger I had a hard time wearing them. Whenever I put a pair on, I’d instantly feel like I’d gained 30 pounds and all that weight was bearing down on the balls of my feet. If that wasn’t bad enough, heels always squeezed […]
March 6, 2014

Should we take sneakers seriously?

February is fashion month, with Fashion Weeks in New York, London, Milan and Paris. As it wraps up, we have read recap after recap of both the runway shows and street style. Inevitable, fashion month brings out some notable footwear. But this season, from New York to London to Milan, the fashion set seemed to […]
March 4, 2014

Prepping Your Shoes for Storage

With spring weather (slowly) rolling in, it’s time to start thinking about mixing up our wardrobes. I don’t know about you, but I’m so over layering. Most of us don’t think about this but it is really important to assess your shoe wardrobe seasonally so that your shoes last as long as you want or […]