03.31.17

5 Lessons I’ve Learned

After my first son, Ethan, was born, I was sad to see just how quickly he was growing out of his super cute, still-really-nice clothing. Knowing other moms were also dealing with adorable “gently-worn” […]
03.31.17

The Understatement of the Season

Every woman needs a couple of items in her wardrobe that save her time, save her money, and make her style look effortless. Often we consider dresses as having this type of magical […]
03.31.17

How To Dress (Your Bar) for Happy Hour

It’s Friday! Hosting a happy hour? Having a party? We have everything you need to look stylish and fun – and we can dress up your bar, too! Whether you are serving a […]
03.30.17

How To Save a Hat

I recently made a big move from Old Town after living there for almost 18 years to far-off Rosemont. People laugh when I say I moved to the ‘burbs, but in my mind, […]
03.30.17

AR Workshop: The New Wine & Paint Night

    Wondering what to do for your next neighborhood social event? Feeling artsy but unsure of where to direct your creative energy? Needing a personalized gift for a friend or something to […]
03.30.17

Next Up: 80s Makeup. Shall We?

As mentioned earlier this week, the 80s are having a moment. I have far more positivity about the 80s makeup looks that are coming back for the season than I did that decade’s […]
03.29.17

Spring Office Dressing: 5 Ways NOT To Be Boring

At least five days a week, we have to think about what to wear to the office.  Don’t let it be a chore!  Fashion is an extension of our personality and it doesn’t […]
03.29.17

She Said, She Said.

Katie Coslov is the director of operations for The Hive and The Shoe Hive. Amy Rutherford is the owner of Red Barn Mercantile. Both are super stylish and great insider sources for all […]
03.29.17

The Super-Cute, Allergy-Free Way To Celebrate Cherry Blossom Season

Even with our weird cold spells the cherry blossoms are in peak bloom.  The gorgeous pink flowers are popping up everywhere and making things bright and cheerful (and a little itchy and sneezy, […]
03.28.17

How To Show Off Those Spring Blooms

Ah, spring… I mean winter… I mean spring.  Actually, who knows?  Poor cherry blossoms and dreary drooping daffodils — they just don’t know what to do. But we do! Spring is coming and […]
03.28.17

A Spring Scarf Surprise

I may be biased (I am definitely biased) but I am completely smitten with the scarves we have in our stores right now. They all come in luxurious fabrics, beautiful colors and prints, […]
03.28.17

So You Want Your Child To Be a High School or College Athlete? (Part 1)

Fitness on the Run (FOR) instructor Erica Morales is an example of what it takes to be a college athlete. She learned many lessons over the years and continues to lead an active and healthy […]
03.27.17

80s Hair. Yes, 80s Hair. Let’s Judge.

I have extremely mixed feelings on this Spring’s 80s hair trends. Let’s take them one by one. First up…Deep Side Parts Jury says: Yea Source Well this is clearly a great idea. I […]
03.27.17

Alexandria Stylebook 6 Picks

This week’s obsessions includes fabulous earrings, a hobo and clutch both perfect for the season, an adorable kite. . But we want you to share your favorite things with us, too! Don’t forget […]
03.27.17

3 Great Reasons To Have Kiskadee Host Your Shopping Party

  Everybody loves a party!  At Kiskadee, we are no different.  The benefit for the community, the smiles and laughter of the attendees, the general feel-good attitude of spending the evening with friends…there […]


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