October 30, 2012

Shoe Spotlight: Laura by Jacques Levine

We have mentioned the return of the Belgian loafer a couple of times, but we chose the Laura by Jacques Levine for today’s Shoe Spotlight because it has been getting a lot of blogger love lately. Below are a few instagrammed photos by bloggers who have fallen in love with the Laura just as much […]
January 25, 2013

Shoe Spotlight: Marlene by Plomo

The oxford has been in vogue since 2008; but just as celebrities have to reinvent themselves to stay on top, designers have to reinvent trends to keep them in rotation. Thus the oxford had a makeover and it has The Shoe Hive’s approval: This pair is the Marlene by new-to-the-Hive line, Plomo. (You may remember […]
February 26, 2013

Would you buy Dr. Scholl’s?

A week or so ago, I launched a survey on Facebook asking all of you whether or not you’d like to see the return of Dr. Scholl’s at The Shoe Hive. We were pretty much split down the middle at the store. And guess what? So were you! 55 people responded to the survey 28 […]
March 8, 2013

Made in Italy…No, Really.

Fewer and fewer shoes are still “Made in Italy.” Now they are made in Spain, Brazil and, of course, China. But at The Shoe Hive, we make a point of always providing a strong selection of veritable Italian-made shoes. In this effort, we are now carrying a new line by Gastone Lucioli. Mr. Lucioli founded […]
May 3, 2013

Shoe Spotlight: TKees

Everyone is loving our TKees, and my goal in putting these looks together was to show you how versatile they could be–casual evening affair, daytime birthday bash, and the kids’ Saturday morning soccer game. After finishing the three looks, however, I realized that I am clearly loving a very specific color palette this season: coral […]
May 28, 2013

Shoe Spotlight: Dr. Scholl’s Original Collection

Back by popular demand: the original collection by Dr. Scholl. William Scholl was an inventor and entrepreneur who created products to comfort feet. In the 60s, he designed a simple wood sandal with a brightly colored strap inspired by a vintage clog he found on his travels. He set out to make a shoe that […]
June 14, 2013

If these shoes could talk

There are sneakers. And then there are sneakers. Most people default to Converse, but aren’t you getting a little tired of seeing them on everyone? We have been longtime fans of Supergas–the ultimate, classic sneaker. The Italian sneaker. To prove our point–that Supergas are the coolest sneakers out there–the Olsen twins, Scott Schuman (aka The Sartorialist) and […]
November 8, 2013

This makes us happy

This is why we love the 50/50 and why we love Kate Moss. Happy Friday, everyone! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rWITCq6G0GQ&w=630&h=473]
February 26, 2015

The Hunt for Hunters: Part One

We get more phone calls about Hunter boots than any other brand we carry. Our Hunter boot board on Pinterest always gets the most repins. What started in Edinburgh in 1856 with only four employees has grown into an internationally recognized brand. From functional farm and field use to outfitting soldiers in multiple wars the […]