On Loss, and the People, Places & Memories that Make You, You

I have written about so many different style icons. Kate Moss, Emmanuelle Alt, and then the very long list of designers I love. Last week I headed to Stanford, Kentucky, population 3,600, to […]

How To Deal with Wild Weather? Spring Sweaters

Spring can be such a tease. One minute it is 70 degrees and we are all outside in shorts and sandals then the next day the meteorologists call for snow. It is hard […]

Countdown to Spring Break

I have an announcement to make, and it impacts all of you. I have officially started my countdown to Spring Break. I’ve had it with winter and I’ve put it on a clock. […]

What Is a Dickey?

I wish I had a camera and could record the reaction folks have when they see what appears to be a long narrow piece of fabric with a zipper and then a collar […]

The Genius Towel You Didn’t Know You Needed

Earlier this week in Top Picks I featured a new produce we are carrying at The Shoe Hive, a line of beach towels called Dock & Bay. I realized the other day when […]

Why I Love Veronica Beard So Much

The other day someone asked me why Veronica Beard was so popular. The answer is simple: because everyone can wear it. No matter what you do in a day, Veronica Beard has clothes […]

Sneaker Sale! This Weekend Only

In the fall of 2016, I opened the second store — The Hive, for clothing — and a year and a half later, I am still finding it a bit difficult to balance […]

Spring Trend Report: Mules & Slides

Earlier this week we talked about ruffles being one of the biggest trends in clothing. So what is the newest look for our feet? Once again, it isn’t something new because nothing in […]

Spring Trend Report: Ruffles

If you Google “spring fashion trends 2018,” I can all but guarantee you that every article will mention ruffles. They were around last spring and they always seem to be around in some […]

The Evolution of Denim (and 30% off this Weekend To Get You Up to Date)

I opened the first store way back when denim had entered a new phase in the retail market. Luxury denim was the rage and brands like Rock & Republic, Hudson, and 7 For […]

Street Style, Local Style

Whether we admit it or not, we all look to celebrities or style bloggers for style inspiration. You can’t open up a magazine without seeing street style shots of the latest trends walking […]

The Not-So-Basic Bottoms

Regular readers know I tend to talk about buying the basics when you shop, investing in pieces you are likely to wear over and over. I’ve called the Alicia McCaslin price-per-wear equation, in […]

Will You Be My Galentine?

My husband and I have never been big Valentine’s Day people, mainly because I am not good with crowds and the first few years we lived here we tried to go out for […]

Street Style: Meaghan Foran

It is hard for me to talk about Meaghan without first talking about her sweet husband, Tim. I met Tim when he became co-owner of Lawrence Miller many years ago when The Shoe […]

It’s the Clearance Event of the Year: The 13th Annual Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale

It is time to get ready for the 13th annual Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale, happening this Saturday, February 3, from 9am to 4pm. Since we always try to schedule the event the same […]

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