June 25, 2015

Shoe Hive Sale Faves: Kristi’s Picks

Our spring and summer styles are still 30% off, so this is the second edition of a Hive employee’s top five favorite sale styles. Here are Kristi’s top picks: – Odelia by Michael Kors “These cage heels are sexy and the neutral color goes with any outfit.” – Jayne by Gentle Souls “I am all […]
June 24, 2015

Shoe Hive Sale Faves: Alison’s Picks

In case you hadn’t heard, it’s sale time at The Shoe Hive. Our Spring and Summer styles are now 30% off and we asked our Hive employees to tell us (and you!) their top five favorite sale styles. Here are Alison’s: – Bleecker by Tory Burch “This Tory sandal gives you the perfect amount of […]
June 17, 2015

DC Style Factory’s Corporate Style Talk at Troutman Sanders

A couple of weeks ago, Washington, DC law firm, Troutman Sanders asked Rosana of DC Style Factory to speak to its women’s group about spring trends and office style. She pulled a few favorite professional looks and styles from The Shoe Hive, Betsy Fisher and other stores for the evening cocktail-hour presentation. From Rosana: “The […]
June 11, 2015

The Shoe Hive’s summer sale has started!

Insiders’ Tips: 1. Follow along. We announced the start of our sale on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram earlier this morning. So, if you don’t already follow us on your platform of choice, what are you waiting for? Clearly, there are benefits to doing so. 2. Sneak Peak. We have already started tagging, so if you […]
June 10, 2015

Alexandria and its French Connection

This week Alexandria is celebrating its “French Connection” with a visit from a replica of the French Tall Ship Hermione, which brought the Marquie de Lafayette to the city with news that the French government would back the American colonies’ drive for Independence. My husband plans on taking my five-year-old son to see this ship […]
June 6, 2015

The Northern Neck

Many of you know that my family and I escape as often as we can to our house at the Northern Neck. So, I thought I’d share this article Brad wrote for The Local Scoop, “Hitting the Reset Button,” on what that community has come to mean to me. “We sought a getaway home to […]