scintillating shoes…for new year’s eve

by Elizabeth, The Shoe Hive Just as we have finally overcome our figurative (or literal) holiday hangover, it’s already time to think about what you’re going to wear for that climactic moment known […]

suffer for style?

by Elizabeth, The Shoe Hive Perhaps the greatest irony of my life is that I own a shoe store and never wear heels. Well, rarely. Very rarely. I have terrible feet and the […]

men’s night at the shoe hive

by Elizabeth, The Shoe Hive I love my husband but despite many years together he has not yet mastered the ability to walk into even one of my favorite stores and pick out […]

how to clean hunter boots

Reader: Why do my Hunter boots get so cloudy and how can I fix it? Elizabeth: If you’ve had your Hunter boots for a while, you’ve probably noticed white marks. It’s a result […]

a style star in old town

Reader: I scuffed up the heel on my beautiful pumps. Is it reparable? Elizabeth: Yes. You can fix more than you think when it comes to your shoes. A scuffed heel is very […]

shop small, shop smart (gift guide)

by Elizabeth, The Shoe Hive Of course, I am biased. I own a small business, so of course I think you should support small businesses. With that said, I understand the appeal of […]

interview with jewelry designer r.j. graziano

R.J. started on the fast track to success more than thirty years ago. At the request of Bloomingdales, he designed a collection exclusively for them that was immediately showcased in the coveted Lexington […]

the best way to store shoes

Reader: What is the best way to store your shoes? Lyndsay: The Container Store and/or Bed, Bath, and Beyond have some very helpful products to help you see your shoe options, stay organized, […]

shoes to wear all day

Reader: I assume since you all own stores you have to stand a lot at work. What are the best shoe options so your feet don’t kill at the end of the day? […]

a style dilemma: disney

by Elizabeth, The Shoe Hive It is an age-old question that moms have pondered for years: what does one wear to Disney? This weekend I had to answer that question – and fast. […]

borrowing from the boys

by Elizabeth, The Shoe Hive It’s a trend that never goes away: menswear-inspired looks. Maybe it is the Alex P. Keaton era of my upbringing, but I have always had a heavy influence […]

q&a: go-to winter boots

Reader: I purchased the Elizabeth & James black ankle boot with the hidden wedge from The Shoe Hive last year. I wore them all the time. Two days ago, my dog got into […]

shoes to wear for hours

Reader: I need a recommendation for chic shoes that you can wear without crippling yourself when you have to look polished and dressed up and be on your feet for hours at a […]

a uniform of sorts

When I get my kids dressed in the morning and put on their school uniforms I tend to be a little jealous. Wouldn’t life be easy for all of us if we woke […]

a trend for now and later: over-the-knee boots

Reader: It seems like over-the-knee boots look so great on everyone else but somehow they don’t work on me. I should clarify that I am short and not of model proportions. Should I […]

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