Welden: The Line I’d Been Looking for

Since opening The Hive a year ago, I have been searching for a bag line that I could love so much that I couldn’t do without it in our clothing store. We’ve long […]

Stylist Challenge: 5 Fall Trends, Spotted by Alison

Alison Teer and I go way back. She cleaned out my closet when I lived in a tiny Old Town house with even tinier closets. I can’t remember if I had just opened […]

Our Top Picks for the Week of October 16, 2017

A super-cool skirt with a cool-girl styling tip from Alicia, plus hats, booties, holiday cards (yes! it’s time!), a perfect beauty gift, and a statement necklace that all feel just right as we […]
Stylist Challenge

Stylist Challenge: Leather Jackets, Styled by Kathy

It is hard to believe, but I met Kathy Martin 14 years ago when I had just opened The Shoe Hive and she started managing Hysteria. We became fast friends and had been […]
top picks 10-09-2017

Our Top Picks for the Week of October 9, 2017

Picks with a purpose! Proceeds from the sale of these rose quartz bracelets will benefit Bright Pink, the only national non-profit focused on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer […]
Sweaters Styled by Alicia

Stylist Challenge: Sweaters, Styled by Alicia

I aspire to dress like Alicia McCaslin. I have said it before but I will say it again: she always looks good. Always. She is also a walking advertisement for eating well and doing Pilates, […]
Current Obsession

These Boots Are The Shoe Hive’s Current Obsession

I always think it is a good sign when a designer repeats a style. It usually means that whatever they are doing is working in the market. Last year we discovered bootie perfection […]
Shop with a Stylist

Shop with a Stylist (and It’s Free!)

Most of us are over-scheduled, overworked, and pressed for time. What little “free” time we do have we don’t want to spend shopping, but we do want to look good. We also don’t […]
Street Style Sarah Martinez

Street Style: Sarah Martinez

The client service team at your favorite clothing boutique is growing! The newest member of our crew, Sarah Martinez, is bright and a force of nature! Born and raised in the sugar-sand panhandle […]
Carpool Chic

Carpool Chic

I’ve written this before, but I’m going to keep writing it until I break the habit. We all fall into the trap of wearing our workout clothes all day, even if we haven’t […]
Top Picks 09 25 2017

Our Top Picks for the Week of September 25, 2017

Gothic florals! Sequined leopard shoes! Mile-long lashes! We’re bringing the drama this fall. Plus some cuteness for the kiddos…these classics are cleverly reinvented for the littlest learners. Alicia: Fall is all about dark floral […]
What We Love

What We Love

It’s that time of the year… Every day we get new deliveries and all of us at the stores get to pretend it’s like Christmas morning. Opening cardboard boxes has never been more […]
Timeless Style

Timeless Style

Ugh! What was I thinking? You’ve been there, admit it. It happens to me when I look at old pictures of myself and cringe, analyzing every detail from my outfit, to my hair, […]
Top Picks 09-18-2017

Our Top Picks for the Week of September 18, 2017

The week we are loving pieces that make a statement, but in an elegant, subtle way. For the home, a bowl that adds interest with its asymmetric edge, plus a simple sign that […]
Love Letter to Alexandria

My Love Letter to Alexandria

Last month I wrote my love letter to Italy. As far as places go to visit, I think Italy should be at the top of everyone’s list. I even dream about packing up […]


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