July 2, 2013

Channing Tatum and a hot pair of shoes

by Maria Jose A few weeks ago I received an invite to the movie premiere of White House Down right here in the nation’s capital. I had no idea what the movie was about or who was in it, but I didn’t care. I quickly called my blogger partner in crime and friend Angelica of Clarendon Moms to […]
October 4, 2013

Anniversary Re-Cap

By: Tess Mackey Last night The Shoe Hive celebrated its 10th Anniversary with a bash that brought out some of the city’s finest, including Mayor William Euille, and shoe lovers alike. I met Elizabeth six years ago on a whim while birthday shopping with my parents. She sold me my first pair of Shoe Hive […]
October 16, 2013

Hunter Outerwear: A Worthwhile Investment

by Tess With Winter officially on its way, I have started to retire my tank tops and am looking forward to cowl neck sweaters; though, there is one item I have hunted for for quite some time: a stylish yet practical down jacket. When I was seven, my mom bought me a silver, short, puffy […]
October 29, 2013

Red Barn Mercantile’s Annual Holiday Unveiling Party

Join Red Barn Mercantile and Nole Garey of Oh So Beautiful Paper on November 7th from 6-9pm for their annual holiday unveiling party. The event will provide sweet treats, a signature cocktail, prize drawings, and discounts of up to 30%. Nole will also bring her new selection of curated greeting cards, which will be available […]
February 25, 2014

The Secret to Wearing Heels

by Christen There was a time when I was never seen in flats. At 5’3, I enjoyed the extra height and it came at little cost because I worked in an office setting and sat most of my day. My lifestyle has changed significantly since then, and now that I find myself on my feet […]
March 12, 2014

The Secret to Wearing Heels, Part Two

by Ruth Barzel I’ve always loved heels, but even when I was younger I had a hard time wearing them. Whenever I put a pair on, I’d instantly feel like I’d gained 30 pounds and all that weight was bearing down on the balls of my feet. If that wasn’t bad enough, heels always squeezed […]
December 15, 2014

A Feature from DC Style Factory

A few days ago, Rosana of DC Style Factory asked me to join four other DC-area fashion professionals in putting together a holiday look. Friend and blogger, Alison of Wardrobe Oxygen is one of the other contributors. This is the look I sent and it is typical of my style. Neutrals in luxurious feeling fabrics […]
January 13, 2015

Kat’s Shoe Hive Faves

Kat (left) has worked at The Shoe Hive for a while now. She goes to college on the West Coast, but always pitches in when she’s in town. It was thanks largely to Kat that Christen and I were able to spend extra time with our families this holiday season. So, we asked Kat to […]