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 […]
03.04.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of March 4, 2019

So ready to ditch the heavy winter coat, and these cute spring jackets are just driving that point home. The rest of the week’s top picks also have spring vibes, from a mask […]
02.28.19

Behind the Design: The Shoe Hive’s Retail Refresh

We love a makeover story here at Stylebook. There is just something so compelling about a fresh look and the renewed energy it brings. But change doesn’t come about magically; it takes vision […]
02.25.19

Oscars 2019: Our Best Dressed

This year, the Oscars brought all the drama even before the telecast: host / no host; just some songs / nope, all songs / never mind, Kendrick’s not coming; cut a few categories / […]
02.25.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 25, 2019

Spring travel plans on the horizon? Lucky you! Even luckier because this week’s top picks include items perfect for travel. We have a straw hat that you can pack (yes, really), a light […]
02.18.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 18, 2019

It’s always interesting to me how the top picks invariably come together to accurately portray the mood of the moment. This week, we clearly have spring on our minds with a mix of […]
02.15.19

Forum: On Style

We created our Forum series to bring you insight and perspective from our (impressive!) roster of talented, local experts. Last month we spoke with our wellness pros; today, it’s all about style. We […]
02.11.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 11, 2019

From spectacular diamond studs to a statement sweater, a cute clutch to a Fair Trade tote, a calligraphy-inspired liquid eyeliner to a fresh take on a moto jacket, let’s just call this week’s […]
02.04.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 4, 2019

Little pops of something special seem to be the theme of this week’s top picks, from the luminous shine of Tahitian black pearl to mini gold studs or eye-catching crinkles embellishing slides; from […]
01.28.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of January 28, 2019

We’re coming up on Valentine’s Day and this week’s top picks include some sweet, sentimental, and sparkly options for your loved ones. In the buy-now-wear-now department, we have a dress from a customer-favorite […]
01.21.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of January 21, 2019

The theme for this week is “be prepared,” with a nude flat that will go with anything, anytime; a wallet that wards off any hackers; CBD gummies that helps you keep your chill; […]


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