October 28, 2016

Trick or Treat with the Boo-tiques!

Attention all ghouls, goblins, super heroes, and princesses! Stop by your favorite boo-tiques on Halloween for a treat. Spend the afternoon collecting goodies and enjoying historical Old Town. Perfect for first-time trick-or-treaters and little ones who want a daytime activity. Also a great warm-up for Lee Street and your neighborhood trick-or-treating. No tricks about it! […]
October 26, 2016

The Hive Styles: Fall Favorites

Every Tuesday, we invite a friend to come and model some of our clothing, shoes and accessories. (In this case, it’s Megan from 529 Kids Consign!) Our photographer spends a couple of hours taking shots of as many outfits and as much new product as possible to meet our social media, blog, email and Alexandria […]
October 26, 2016

Meet Lacey Eigel at The Hive

Hi! My name is Lacey and I am new to The Hive family! I am 22 years old and just recently moved to Alexandria from the Columbus, Ohio area to attend graduate school at The George Washington University. I am working towards getting my masters degree in forensic psychology. So yeah, I may be doing […]
October 25, 2016

Coming Soon: Hart Hagerty Tassel Earrings

by Christen Some days, I wake up with barely enough time to run out the door and am lucky if I manage to shower. Other days, I magically pull it all together and actually look the part of boutique manager. This post and outfit resulted from one of the latter. Inspired by an Instagram post […]
October 24, 2016

Back in Stock: Customer Favorites

With the new store has come many changes to our buying process and how we meet our customers’ needs. We know it can be frustrating when something you love is sold out in your size. To address this, we are trying to reorder notable customer favorites anywhere we are able to do so. These are […]
October 20, 2016

The Shoe-In Show: Elizabeth and Christen Talk All Things Shoes and Business

Elizabeth and Christen were recently on the Shoe In Show podcast talking about everything from what it’s like to own/run a pair of small businesses to the biggest shoe trends this fall! If you need a fun break in your day or simply want an inside look into how we think and the reasons behind […]
October 18, 2016

This Weekend: Meet the Designer (+ a Trunk Show)

It’s that time of year! Our fall trunk show series is starting a little early with customer favorite Tara Montgomery Jewelry this weekend. You will be able to shop the designer’s Fall 2016 collection and snag a 20% discount while you’re at it–a perfect chance to get started on your holiday gift list! Even better […]
October 16, 2016

The Return of Twine and Twig

Twine and Twig’s Fall 2016 shipment has arrived and the frenzy has already begun at The Shoe Hive. We definitely have our eye on a few of these fun fall pieces. Scroll down to see what we’re talking about, then call 703.548.7105 or email info@theshoehive.com to have us hold your favorite one.
October 12, 2016

A Sunglasses Story

Every now and then, you reach a point where merchandise you’ve carried for years starts to feel stale. It stops selling as quickly as it used to, and there is just a general sense of being “over it.” A few months ago, we reached that point with our sunglasses. We’ve carried the same handful of […]