07.07.17

“Independents” Week Q+A: Elizabeth Todd on Always Wanting To Do Her Own Thing

To wrap up our Independents Week series, we talk to Elizabeth Todd — who, in addition to opening The Shoe Hive and The Hive, was one of the co-founders of both Alexandria Stylebook and the […]
07.06.17

“Independents” Week Q+A: Kiskadee’s Celeste Crutchfield on Being a New Entrepreneur

One of the newest entrepreneurs in town, Celeste Crutchfield recently bought Kiskadee. She shares what it’s like to just be getting started in this edition of our Independents Week series. When did you open? Kiskadee has […]
07.06.17

“Independents” Week Q+A: How Baby Inspired Megan Podolsky To Open 529 Kids Consign

A background in retail was only part of the reason that Megan Podolsky took the plunge to open 529 Kids Consign. Here she explains how her then baby boy had everything to do […]
07.05.17
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“Independents” Week Q+A: The Women of Coco Blanca’s “Second Life”

Next up on our Independents Week series, the women of Coco Blanca tell how they embraced the post-kid stage of their lives, developed a strong brand (“the soothing color palette of a coconut by the […]
07.05.17

Stylebook Recommends: Summer Blockbusters

So we’re in it! It’s summer! After an awesome long weekend relaxing and BBQing, the women of Stylebook wanted to share our recommendations for whiling away lazy summer days. We’ll share our fave […]
07.05.17

“Independents” Week Q+A: Mystique’s Elizabeth Mandros on “Heart, Sweat, and Tears”

“I just did it!” How taking a leap combined with “heart, sweat, and tears” has led to Mystique‘s Elizabeth Mandros’ success in this edition of our Independents Week series. When did you open? 1991. […]
07.03.17

“Independents” Week

Tomorrow we celebrate Independence Day, the founding of our great nation. From the very beginning, Americans’ can-do spirit has been an integral part of what makes our country great. That spirit is alive […]
07.03.17

“Independents” Week Q+A: Red Barn Founder Amy Rutherford

To kick off our series this Independents Week, we chat with Amy Rutherford, founder of Red Barn Mercantile, who explains how getting fired changed her life…   When did you open? We opened […]
07.03.17
Six Picks 08-07-2017

The Alexandria Stylebook Six Picks

Happy (almost) Independence Day! We adore this take on our flag — a year-round reminder of freedom and fun 4th of July festivities. And what’s more festive that embellishments? From embroidery to pom-poms […]
06.26.17
Six Picks 08-07-2017

The Alexandria Stylebook Six Picks

Peace, love & sandy feet — we’re IN! This week we are loving a perfect sarong for the beach or pool (and the BEST hair product to go with), a shore-inspired clutch, a […]
06.19.17
Six Picks 08-07-2017

The Alexandria Stylebook Six Picks

“I can’t adult today.” Seems about right for a Monday morning! Also loving this ba&sh jacket (hmm, technically more like obsessed), a statement necklace that will up any outfit’s style game, super-cheery, summery […]
06.12.17
Six Picks 08-07-2017

The Alexandria Stylebook Six Picks

Does he love golf? Then he’ll love this for Father’s Day. Plus cult-favorite hair products are now in store (yay!), a hobo for the ages, and accessories and a top that are just […]
06.05.17
Six Picks 08-07-2017

The Alexandria Stylebook Six Picks

A little leopard, a bit of sparkle, some lovely neutrals, this week’s top picks have something for everyone, even the kids. Tell us what you are loving this week! Tag @alxstylebook with your #Stylebook6Picks on […]
05.30.17
Six Picks 08-07-2017

The Alexandria Stylebook Six Picks

This week, “donut” miss these adorable notecards. Also loving this rose quartz statement necklace, we’ve found the perfect white tee for summer, and the pro way to tan. Now we want to hear […]
05.22.17

The Alexandria Stylebook Six Picks

A golden swan drink floatie? Yes, please. Also obsessed with this perfect weekend “escape” bag, a handy sunscreen stick so you’re never without (you should never be without!), and, psssst, a secret pre-sale just […]


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