March 1, 2013

Let’s Play Catch Up

I was trying to decide what information was most important to share with you on this first of March, but we have SO much going on. So, here’s everything you need to know. We are discontinuing all of our bridal lines. I know, it’s a bummer. But the good news is that what’s left of […]
March 1, 2013

Ten Years at The Shoe Hive: March

Friday, March 1, 2013: Who is your favorite shoe designer available at The Shoe Hive? Butter. Definitely Butter. Saturday, March 2, 2013: Who is your favorite shoe designer ever? Roger Vivier. Sunday, March 3, 2013: Who is your favorite clothing designer? Lela Rose. Monday, March 4, 2013: In-store or online? In-store if in Alexandria. Otherwise, online. Tuesday, […]
February 26, 2013

Would you buy Dr. Scholl’s?

A week or so ago, I launched a survey on Facebook asking all of you whether or not you’d like to see the return of Dr. Scholl’s at The Shoe Hive. We were pretty much split down the middle at the store. And guess what? So were you! 55 people responded to the survey 28 […]
February 22, 2013

Anniversary Countdown: February

Many of you might know that my business partner is my father. When I first called him and talked about opening a shoe store he was a little hesitant. When I told him the big shoe show was in Las Vegas twice a year he became  more interested. My mom hates going to casinos but […]
February 19, 2013

My Favorite Store

Last Sunday I had a very odd shopping list: Ironing board Birthday present for a 4-year-old boy Nail polish remover Smudge tool for 5-year-old daughter’s art class Valentines’ Day table cloths One might think that the place to go to for these things would be Target. Problem is: I can’t stand Target. Maybe it is […]
February 15, 2013

Shoes in the News: Butter 2012

One of our most beloved lines is Butter. It has a cult following and is known for being exceptionally well made. Unless you’ve shopped at The Shoe Hive for a while, you may not recognize the name, however. This is because Butter is loyal to local–in other words, they haven’t sold out to big box […]
February 12, 2013

Lyndsay’s Looks: New Spring Styles at The Shoe Hive

Today, we are sharing a few of Lyndsay’s favorite new styles at The Shoe Hive and how she would wear them. All three styles can be easily worn now through the next few months! Infamous by French Soles (Available at The Shoe Hive). Equipment Signature Whale Tail Blouse. TopShop Moto High-Waisted Jamie Jeans. Small Coal […]
February 8, 2013

The Meeting

We all have celebrity crushes. I have a few major ones. I don’t know if I want to meet them. I fear they may not turn out as I have imagined. Taylor Kitsch won’t be in the Riggins #33 jersey and surely Russell Crowe won’t be wearing gladiator armor. Aerin Lauder has long been another […]
February 5, 2013

Spring 2013 Trends