August 29, 2014

The Monet vs. The Lexy

by Christen After discussions with several customers this week about the values of both The Monet by Derek Lam and the Lexy by Kate Spade, I started really thinking about how I would wear them–which is especially helpful since I own both pairs. And I actually think they are more different (in terms of purpose) […]
August 26, 2014

A Labor of Love: A Guatemala Recap

Several weeks ago I posted on Alexandria Stylebook about packing up and heading to Guatemala. I know a style blog isn’t really a place to talk about going to dig ditches for a sanitation system but since some of you have asked, I thought I would post a few photos from the trip here. I […]
August 22, 2014

Fashion Walk 2014: Look No. 1

Join Hysteria, The Shoe Hive and Sara Campbell for the first Fashion Walk from Royal to Fairfax Street on Thursday, September 18. Enjoy cocktails and treats from 6 pm to 7 pm at Hysteria and The Shoe Hive. Then view all the new fall styles in a fashion presentation put on by all 3 stores […]
August 19, 2014

Fifteen Minutes of Fame

We never take for granted when we are featured in the press or (even better) voted a “Best of” by our customers. And we have felt the love this summer! We were voted the Best Shoe Store of Alexandria thanks to all of you and were included in the Washingtonian’s annual Best of Old Town […]
August 15, 2014

Save the Date: Fashion Walk from Fairfax to Royal

August 13, 2014

Fall 2014 at The Shoe Hive: Grey and Taupe Booties

Half of our entire store is full of fall merchandise, and we have so much more coming in. We wanted to provide you with a breakdown of the new merchandise by category, so that you don’t feel overwhelmed when walking into the store and hopefully to help you make smart purchases for your lifestyle and […]
August 7, 2014

Our Sidewalk Sale Starts Tomorrow!

Over 70 businesses in Old Town and Del Ray are slashing their prices for Alexandria’s annual Sidewalk Sale this weekend. Goods ranging from kitchenware to shoes and kids are discounted from 50% to 80%. For details on the event and the participating stores, visit the Old Town Boutique District’s website. We spent all day today […]
August 6, 2014

New York: A (Trend) Recap

by Christen As I write this, we are on the train back to DC after three awesome and very long days in New York. We spent this time visiting our vendors and buying Spring and Summer ’15 shoes, bags and accessories. To say we are exhausted is an understatement. To say the trip was exhilarating […]