April 30, 2013

Alexandria Stylebook

A few months ago, Angela, the owner of Bellacara, approached me with a kind of genius idea: to collaborate with a handful of other stores in an effort to cross promote and show our customers what our stores have to offer, and how it all works together. We weren’t really sure at the time what […]
May 31, 2013

Currently Coveting: Animal Jewelry

You will see a more extended piece on animal jewelry–our current crush–this month on Alexandria Stylebook. In the meantime, however, here are a few favorites that are waiting for new homes at The Shoe Hive right now.
July 19, 2013

How to Wear It: 5 Sale Must-Haves

Last week, we selected 5 sale must-haves that are both versatile and special. This week, we collaborated with our Alexandria Stylebook partners to pair these must-have styles with clothing that is available at both Zoe Boutique and Kiskadee, with a few must-have beauty products from Bellacara thrown in too. Here’s what we came up with: […]
August 20, 2013

Prepping for Tonight’s Photo Shoot

We are getting ready for another photo shoot for Alexandria Stylebook tonight, and it can be a stressful process. As our models are real people, they have busy schedules and are often not able to try on and pick looks prior to arriving. We pull as much as possible–of course keeping in mind the model’s […]
December 26, 2013

Shoes for a New Year

Just as we have finally overcome our figurative (or literal) holiday hangover, it’s already time to think about what you’re going to wear for that climactic moment known as New Year’s Eve. Once you’ve selected an outfit that outdoes even last year’s, you’ll need good shoes–no, great shoes–for the big night. So, we’ve selected seven […]
May 2, 2014

Stylebook’s Major Makeover Giveaway

It has been a year since the launch of Alexandria Stylebook, and we cannot believe how far we have come. Every day, we have readers come into The Shoe Hive and tell us that they read Stylebook, love Stylebook, and most importantly find it helpful! We are so grateful to every single one of our […]
October 10, 2014

the stylebook fall 2014 lookbook is live!

For the past several months, we, along with the rest of the Alexandria Stylebook team, have been working hard on a Fall 2014 Lookbook. And it just went live this morning! We could not be more excited. 20 pages of clothing, shoes, jewelry, bags, furniture and our favorite fall beauty products too! Our goal was […]
January 24, 2017

Alexandria Stylebook’s MAJOR Giveaway!

Have you heard? Alexandria Stylebook is giving away $4,000 in prizes in celebration of the new year! Want to update your wardrobe? Upgrade your beauty routine? Refresh your home? Enjoy better health and wellness? Have some fun? A night out? One lucky Stylebook reader will win all that, along with advice from Stylebook experts to […]
August 3, 2017

Tax Free Weekend

The bulk of my summers as a child were spent in Ohio at the neighborhood pool. I was a competitive swimmer, so after championships at the end of July I would head to my grandmother’s farm in Kentucky. We weren’t really beach people. Sure we went to the ocean some, but not religiously, like I […]