October 9, 2012

How to Wear: Navy Shoes

Many of you have mentioned that you miss Elizabeth’s blog. The good news is that she has returned to the blogosphere. The bad news is that owning a store is a lot of work, and she wants to maintain her focus on bringing all of you the best shoes, the best shopping experience and the […]
October 12, 2012

Colorful Complexities: Navy

Hello, again, from The Shoe Hive. Today, we bring you another post on colors. Consider it a Lesson on Navy: Part Two. Colors often confuse shoppers. I blame this confusion primarily on a host of “vintage” rules that dictate what is and is not acceptable. One of these is that you must match shades of […]
October 16, 2012

Fall Day Trips with Marc

Fall day trips with Marc Joseph, that is. Starting on Friday, we are having a three-day-long Marc Joseph trunk show. The first reason to get excited is the 20% discount on all trunk show items. The second reason is the remarkable wearability of Marc Joseph’s designs. Yep, wearability. (It’s a word. I looked it up.) […]
October 19, 2012

Lyndsay’s Looks

If you receive our emails, you have already been e-introduced to our new-ish manager, Lyndsay. She is such an asset to The Shoe Hive and to our customers, and her style is completely enviable. She sticks to great classics, flirty prints and clean lines. Once a month, we will bring you Lyndsay’s Looks as a […]
January 29, 2013

How to Wear It: Jon Josef Gatsby Cat Flat in Natural Linen

Every Tuesday on Facebook I reference a new trend that is a little out there. Whether we carry it at The Shoe Hive or not, I ask for our followers’ opinion. We love hearing what our customers like and dislike as it helps us make smarter decisions in the future. Plus, we really love talking about […]
March 15, 2013

Apparel at The Shoe Hive

In addition to carrying Sheridan French tunics and shorts this season, we also picked up a slew of Ali Ro anoraks in bright colors and neutrals for the spring. They have been a huge hit thus far! The folks at Ali Ro sent over some how-to-wear-it looks for us to show you: We have the […]
March 26, 2013

Transitional Wear…Still

So, as I jet off to Vero Beach far away from the dreadful weather that lingers in Old Town, I do feel sorry for all of those I’ve left behind. Just because I will be wearing sleeveless tops and open-toed shoes for the next week doesn’t mean that I’m not concerned with what you will […]
April 23, 2013


One of The Shoe Hive girls got married a few days ago at the beach and wore our Tkees (Highlighters-Bronzer). It was a very casual wedding and the Tkees were the perfect touch. I doubt mine will go to a wedding anytime soon, but that’s the beauty of them–from running to the grocery store to […]
May 21, 2013

[video] What to Wear with Spring/Summer Shoe Trends

[vimeo 65717607 w=1000 h=562] What to Wear with Spring/Summer Shoe Trends from Alexandria Stylebook on Vimeo.