July 31, 2014

Rebecca Minkoff returns to The Shoe Hive

(Click for larger view.) We have brought Rebecca Minkoff back to The Shoe Hive per your request! Yesterday and today, we received five new styles–the 4 pictured and the iconic Mini Mac. They will go quickly though and we only have one of each. If you’re interested, stop by the store this weekend when EVERYTHING […]
July 29, 2014

Tax Free Weekend…on all purchases!

Enjoy tax-free shopping all weekend long at the Boutiques listed on the Old Town Boutique District website here.
July 24, 2014

major markdowns at the hive

The side room at The Shoe Hive is overflowing with pre-fall and fall styles. That’s right. We have already received a host of booties, boots, and suede flats among other great fall styles. We need to make room for the new product, so all spring and summer shoes, jewelry, clothing and handbags are now marked […]
July 22, 2014

Welcome to the Neighborhood

When I moved The Shoe Hive to South Fairfax Street from South Royal Street in 2009, I was terrified to leave. I loved my block and I still think 100 South Royal is the best side street in Old Town. I am just happy I am still so close. Thanks to the arrival of Acme […]
July 17, 2014

Where’s Waldo?

The epic 2014 hunt for Waldo in Alexandria is happening NOW! Waldo is visiting 25 local businesses throughout our community this July. Those who spot him could win buttons, book coupons, and more! (We have lollipops at The Shoe Hive.) All children have to do is print out the Find Waldo Passport here or visit […]
July 15, 2014

Meet Christen, The Shoe Hive’s New Manager

As many of you have noticed, there are lots of new faces at The Shoe Hive lately. One of them is our new manager, Christen Kinard. You might have seen her around Old Town either helping out at Zoe Boutique some during the winter, or at The Shoe Hive when she started bringing my store […]
July 10, 2014

Old Town: A Shoe Shopping Destination

Old Town is now the DMV’s shoe shopping destination, according to Washingtonian staffer and very stylish woman Irina Grechko. Pick up a copy of the July Washingtonian and see for yourself! (Click on the image to view a larger size.)
July 8, 2014

Piper Lea Chaney

The other day I was opening my mail and I found the most beautiful birth announcement — for Lyndsay’s new baby girl, Piper Lea Chaney. I of course knew about her arrival but then I realized I have not told all The Shoe Hive clients who watched Lyndsay throughout her pregnancy. Lyndsay and her husband […]
July 3, 2014

Bags and Hats…Now 50% Off!

For those of you who can’t make it to the store today, we thought we’d give you a reason to come in tomorrow. Or just as soon as you can! Here are (most of) the remaining bags and hats, now 50% off! Of course, if you’re sure you want something you see, give us a […]