05.20.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of May 20, 2019

A better way to wash and store your farmers’ market finds and a lip screen that makes your lipstick SPF 50 are our super summer-y top picks, plus great lightweight options for climates […]
05.13.19
Alexandria Stylebook top picks: Krewe Simone Sunglasses, Zelens Marine Complex Deep Restorative Cream, Cover ups at Kiskadee , Enza Costa T-shirts, Blackwing Pearl

Our Top Picks for the Week of May 13, 2019

Forget the rain. We have all kinds of sunny goodness today, from the most stylish and comfortable sunglasses to a just-back-in-stock cover-up to a t-shirt with the perfect fit. A luxe moisturizer with […]
05.06.19
kitten heels, 14k yellow 1.3ctw daimond studs, jean jacket by Rag & Bone, leather cross-body Pouch bags by B.May, Black Cherry - Cranberry - Ginger - Grapefruit - Lime Drinking Vinegar by Meredyth Shrub, Clinical Grade IPL Dark Spot Correcting Serum by Dr. Dennis Gross

Our Top Picks for the Week of May 6, 2019

Top picks run the gamut this week, from a pro-grade dark spot remover to award-winning drinking vinegars (bet you didn’t see that coming!). Rounding out the week’s best are diamond studs that work […]
04.29.19
SLEEVELESS ISLA JUMPSUIT by Apiece Apart, 14k yellow gold hinged hoop earrings, Supergoop Shimmershade Illuminating Cream Eyeshadow, 100 percent cotton pajama's: Nightcap by Mahogany, stationery, Camo Light weight shirt from Rag & Bone

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 29, 2019

Sunshine-y yellow is so cheerful, this jumpsuit is like a pop of happiness to start the week. Other top picks include great gift ideas for mom (or, you know…you): cozy, cute pajamas, a […]
04.26.19

“I love when we’re making something that doesn’t exist yet on Pinterest…”

It’s so exciting when we have new members join the Stylebook community of local shops and lifestyle experts, and I am particularly pleased with this new contributor. For years Helen Olivia has been […]
04.22.19
Good American jeans denim shorts, leather lattice weave mule by Huma Blanco, citronella candles by Skeem, Supergoop Perfect Day Mint Condition Lip Shield, unicorn horns and narwhal horns Glitter Sidewalk Chalk

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 22, 2019

Cut-offs, check. Cute mules, check. Sunscreen, of course. Citronella candle to keep the bugs at bay and sidewalk chalk to the kids at play? Check and check. This week’s top picks has everything […]
04.17.19

Notre Dame, Paris, and the Heart of Fashion

Like everyone, I was horrified to see the news of the devastating fire at Notre Dame Cathedral. That it survived world wars but was nearly felled by what looks like a terrible accident […]
04.15.19
Sloane Earrings by Jenny Bird, modern brass bolt pen, STELLA RUFFLE NECK FLORAL DRESS by Tyler Boe, cloud feather earrings by Federika Padula, Skin Love Glow Glaze Stick by Becca

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 15, 2019

A classic dress in a vibrant, floral orange and hot pink feather earrings, this week’s top picks are so bright and cheery. Add a touch of gold, whether in a glow stick for […]
04.08.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 8, 2019

Simple elegance and a little bit of whimsy in this week’s top picks, from the most sophisticated apron we’ve ever seen, to a stackable ring and customizable necklaces, from a slip dress that […]
04.01.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of April 1, 2019

One of my most common typos while editing Stylebook is top icks for top picks, and it makes me chuckle every single time. So when our regular Monday top picks post fell on […]
03.25.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 25, 2019

Here are the straws we’ve been looking for! Why not use them in these sweet, ceramic mugs? Also in this week’s top picks, earrings that define elevated basics, and great new bags for […]
03.22.19

A Chance To Show Your Style *and* Make a Difference in the Alexandria Community? Yes, Please.

The Scholarship Fund of Alexandria Spring Gala, known as Alexandria’s biggest black-tie party, is coming up on April 27th. The event, in its 33rd year, is a terrific opportunity for Alexandrians to show […]
03.18.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 18, 2019

The Golden Girls and hot pink-accented running shoes: this week’s top picks are throwbacks in the very best way. We also have a favorite pant in the season’s hottest hue, earrings to go […]
03.15.19

Bellacara Gets a Makeover and It’s Beautiful

A couple weeks ago, we talked about The Shoe Hive’s new look. Today, I talk with Angela as she takes us on a tour of the freshly renovated Bellacara. I’ll be honest, he […]
03.11.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 11, 2019

Mood: spring! And we are here for it, from a delicate necklace perfect for more open necklines, like the ones on these two dresses, to a floral (floral!) soccer ball that clearly I […]


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