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February 1, 2013

Ten Years at The Shoe Hive: February

As a small way of building momentum for The Shoe Hive’s anniversary in October, we decided to ask Elizabeth one question every day from now until the celebration about the store, its history, its highs and lows. If you think you’d like to own a store one day, if you are a customer of The […]
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 […]
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 […]
January 22, 2013

Anniversary Countdown: January

It is hard to believe our ten-year anniversary is soon approaching. Every year The Shoe Hive has been in business, I seem to have a favorite pair of shoes that we’ve carried. So, I thought I would share my top ten favorites over the next ten months. As I was assembling my top ten, I […]
January 18, 2013

Trend Report: Mint Green

Green is having a moment. In fact, it has monopolized much of the sartorial spotlight for several years now. Of course, there are always “of-the-moment” shades, but the hue itself has been popular for a while now. (Photo credit: http://tinyurl.com/bya8nka) In my quite humble opinion, it began with the overnight success of the Chanel jade nail polish […]
January 13, 2013

Pass the suds.

At 5 AM today, I packed a bag (full of fabulous Shoe Hive resort wear) headed for the Virgin Islands. Now, more than twelve hours later, it appears my bag has a better shot of making it than I do. Well, maybe. Instead of enjoying a glass of shiraz on a porch perched high above […]
January 11, 2013

ENK Accessorie Circuit: Lunch Break

Caught Elizabeth & Lyndsay on their lunch break when we were in New York. Their thoughts on how the day was going. [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/57227823 w=500&h=889] IMG 0904 from The Shoe Hive on Vimeo.
January 9, 2013

ENK Accessorie Circuit: 2013 Accessories Trend Report

On Monday, Elizabeth, Lyndsay and I got up well before dawn and made our way to New York for the ENK Accessorie Circuit. Elizabeth and Lyndsay had 8 hours to select the jewelry, bags and other accessories you will see trickle into The Shoe Hive over the next few months. As a newcomer to this […]
January 4, 2013

‘Tis the season…to shop the sales!

Well, friends, our semi-annual winter sale is in full swing. All fall and winter styles* are discounted! The more you purchase, the bigger the discount. Your first pair is 30% off, your second pair is 40% off and your third pair is 50% off! *with a few exceptions Here are a few of the styles […]