November 13, 2012

Shoes in the News: November

For those of you who may not be “in the know,” we decided to offer a monthly round up of the important shoe-related stories of which you should be aware. November’s round up includes stories that are helpful in planning your upcoming purchases, stories that serve no real purpose at all and stories for those […]
January 1, 2013

Shoes in the News: December (One Day Late)

Here is your monthly round-up of relatively pointless yet fascinating shoe-related news and gossip. The iconic Keds brand is teaming up with Kate Spade to create 8 styles for Kate Spade’s 20th Anniversary. The shoes will feature color-blocking, polka dots, stripes–a very feminine and whimsical look. I’m not sure I’m sold on them, but what […]
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 […]
March 22, 2013

Shoes in the News: March

I know you’ve been impatiently awaiting this month’s Shoes in the News. Don’t lie, I know it’s the highlight of your month. After all, who wouldn’t want to waste ten minutes reading through the important and not-so-important ongoings within the world of shoes, right? So, let’s get to it. When it comes to accessories, Spring […]
April 2, 2013

Celebrity Crush

Only a few weeks after I met my celebrity crush, Aerin Lauder, for the first time, our first pair of Aerins arrived at the store AND she was featured in a fantastic write-up in Elle magazine. I posted about it on Facebook, but felt like the number of likes was not worthy of how awesome […]
April 12, 2013

AGL in the News

Looks like AGL is having a well-deserved moment in the spotlight. An editorial introduction to one of our favorite brands:
May 7, 2013

Trends in Translation

(Click to enlarge.) As I watched the Met Gala’s red carpet last night, it dawned on me how easily translatable some of these out-there, over-the-top, glamorous celebrity looks are in our very normal lives. It’s not about duplicating, but translating. Translate Gwyneth Paltrow’s dress color into the Pour la Victoire pink pumps (that are more […]
May 24, 2013

In the news: Fashion Washington Summer 2013

Thanks to the wonderful and very talented stylist Cathy Starnes, The Shoe Hive is featured in three of the images in Fashion Washington‘s latest fashion spread in its Summer 2013 issue. 1. Diane von Furstenberg Lucite Patmos heels / 2. Elizabeth & James Claire heels / 3. Kate Spade Callan heels
June 25, 2013

We’re famous…not really

Okay, no. I don’t read OK! magazine on a regular basis, but I know many people do. And I may need to start reading it more regularly now that I realize they have such good taste in shoes! They featured two styles that we have at The Shoe Hive currently (and may go on sale at […]