Meet the Hive Gals

Change is a good thing. At least that is what people tell me when it happens so I don’t have a panic attack. Truth be told, I am a creature of habit. Which […]

New Year/ New You Event and Give Away

We all have things we want to work on; I mean aren’t we all a work in progress? Most of us can exercise more, eat better, and don’t even get me started with […]

Just a Kid From Southeast Ohio

So, there I was on January 3rd, trying to come up with a new post while watching my alma mater, Ohio University, in The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (it is actually called that […]

The 2020 Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale

It is that time of year again: mark your calendars and plan your day for The Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale. This year it will be held February 8th (a week later than normal) […]

Surprise! It’s a Progressive Sale at The Hive & The Shoe Hive

It is 2020 and it is time to change things up a bit for the annual clearance sale at both stores. Typically, we mark down every few weeks and then when it comes time […]

What We Wore: The Podcast that Helped Explain My Love of Clothing

I have always loved clothes. Not necessarily fashion, but clothes. My mom has told me that I used to sleep with purses and shoes under my pillow when I was a child. I […]

Style Resolutions

The New Year is here and that means it is time for resolutions. For most people, resolutions usually have to do with wellness: Exercise more, eat better, or maybe it is time for […]

New Year, New Black Pants

Once it is cold out, we all tend to wear black. I mean who doesn’t go into their wardrobe during the winter months and automatically pull out a pair of black pants before […]

Annual Winter Sale

There is a first time for everything, and I am pretty sure that this is the first time we have started our annual winter sale before New Year’s Eve. My inbox was full of emails […]

Six Ways to Wear Bodysuits

Do you hate it when you tuck in your shirt and it shifts around and looks sloppy before you know it? Or maybe it comes totally untucked? Well, I do. It actually drives […]

12 Days of Christmas + Give a Gift, Get a Gift

I know I keep going on and on about all the shopping events we have on the calendar, but I just want to make sure we don’t miss anything. So today (okay to […]

Holiday Happenings at The Hive and The Shoe Hive

Not sure if you have heard, but Christmas is right around the corner and the shopping season is short this year. I don’t think there could mathematically be less time between Thanksgiving and […]

It’s a Plaid Trunk Show!

Four days from now is one of our biggest days of the year, Plaid Friday. I was trying to think of how we could kick off this great week. It really is a […]

Why You Should Shop Small

The last 16 years have brought a lot of changes to our area. I think change is a good thing, and it’s certainly been good for local shoppers. This is the golden age […]

Layer Up at the Asha Trunk Show

Since The Shoe Hive expanded into our new space in 2009, we have consistently carried ASHA by ADM. The designer, Ashley McCormick, is not a local but she did graduate from Georgetown University, […]

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