closet app quest

You’ve seen the gorgeous pictures of Angela’s and Elizabeth’s closets. But you haven’t seen mine. And you won’t until I get it organized. My closet would shock you. As a very structured and […]

weekend recap

This weekend was a major success. Our store owners worked, played and relaxed–all important components of a successful few days! Darby wants to know if any of you have ideas for keeping her […]

street style: brooke

Brooke Curran is a mom of three and a running fanatic who laced up her shoes for the first time 15 years ago just to get out of the house for some peace […]

staying cool in fall clothes

Reader: It was 95 degrees outside yesterday. I can’t bring myself to shop for fall when it’s that hot, but stores are pretty much sold out of my size in summer wear. Should […]

zoe boutique supports breast cancer research

Zoe Boutique is delighted to offer the special Breast Cancer bracelets designed by Chan Luu. Each year, Chan donates 50% of the proceeds from the sale of these bracelets to BreastCancer.org. In support […]

two birds, one stone: shopping for summer and fall

I already told you about my pre-vacation shopping excursion at Kiskadee, but what I haven’t told you is that I also paid a visit to The Shoe Hive and Zoe Boutique. At The […]

weekend recap

With kids back in school and fall lines flooding in, our shop owners have kicked their busiest season in gear. Here’s a glimpse into what they did with their time this weekend, in […]

street style: sarah

Sarah Eley just moved to Alexandria in April from New England. A shopping enthusiast, she is quickly learning the best spots to shop in Alexandria. We are excited to welcome her as the […]

make an entrance (or an exit)

As a lover of capes my whole life, I was thrilled to find that capes were a hot trend for fall. Modern takes on this traditional silhouette allow all of us to channel […]

patricia washington…staying stylish at the office

Patricia Washington is still relatively new to the Alexandria area. She recently became the President and CEO of the Alexandria Visitors and Convention Association. Since her arrival at ACVA, change is in the […]

street style: sara and florence

Ruth Barzel is a local jewelry designer that sells her handmade pieces at Kiskadee. Although we are still trying to convince her to be a street style model because she has mad style, […]

d’orsay flats

D’Orsay Flats… Say What? That’s the fancy way of saying “two-piece” flat–a trend that is everywhere right now. And truthfully, we love it! It is the perfect transitional shoe from summer to fall. […]

shapes of shades

All sunglasses are available for purchase at The Shoe Hive.  

weekend recap

Home sweet home! Darby enjoyed a perfect end of the day with her dogs at Virginia Beach, where she is from! Elizabeth and her family visited the Richmond County Fair. They took the […]

street style: kim, hannah and molly

Hannah, Molly and Kim Sackett have loved living in Old Town for the past fifteen years.  Along with Buckley (Wheaton Terrier) and Thatcher (Havanese) and Husband/Dad Dave, we enjoy living in a place […]

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