December 21, 2012

Burch, Boots & Bags: New Arrivals

Moving much of our merchandise from the store to the pop-up shop then back to the store has made me very aware of the seriously awesome new styles that we have. So, in honor of our Hive on the Hill theme, “Burch, Boots, and Bags,” here are a few personal favorites:
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 […]
September 13, 2013

New to the Hive: Jenny Bird

Rural Ontario native Jenny Bird has got your lady bling problems covered. Self-taught in accessories design, Bird got her start in New York City’s garment district, creating a capsule collection of luxury handbags which garnered rave reviews and a coveted trunk show at Henri Bendel’s. But after the market crashed in 2009, Bird needed to […]
September 17, 2013

The Shoe Hive Turns Ten!

September 20, 2013

Lillybee University

Kelly Collis, also known as City Shop Girl, is a local DC style…is icon too strong?…No, she is a DC style icon. She knows her stuff. Clearly, since in her latest column in Washington City Paper, she featured a line of shoes that we just started carrying at The Shoe Hive. Recently featured in Southern […]
October 18, 2013

New to the Hive: Stuart Weitzman

The Shoe Hive is excited to announce the long-awaited arrival of Stuart Weitzman on its shelves. Yes, others in the area carry Stuart Weitzman. Yes, you can find them at department stores and other local boutiques. But there’s a reason–Stuart Weitzman’s shoes are really that good. So, we trust that your loyalty will remain with us […]
February 27, 2014

It’s here!

It’s here and we couldn’t be more excited. A few weeks ago we introduced our Alexandria Stylebook readers to the latest clothing line we are bringing to The Shoe Hive. Lyndsay and I discovered it while at market and were completely drawn in by how soft the fabric is. I may have a closet full […]
April 8, 2014

Luxurious Loungewear

You know something is good when we sell it before it’s even made it out of the box it arrived in. Last Friday, we received our second Sundry shipment, a line of luxurious loungewear we wrote about here. Everyone in the store was drawn to the box of super soft fabrics and easy-to-wear, throw-them-on-and-go pieces. […]
April 30, 2014


It’s admittedly hard to feel inspired in the wardrobe department given this relentless and torrential downpour. So, we understand if you are snuggled up at home, unwilling to venture outdoors. However, if you must leave the dryness of your living room, may we suggest a few stylish options that will keep you from feeling as […]