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, […]

More Great Basics From L’Agence

The creative challenge I find most rewarding in operating two boutiques is deciding which lines will work for our customers, and then figuring out how to make them work. It’s not as easy […]

Let’s Talk Loungewear

I know most people hate the cold and the shorter days that come with this time of year. Not me; I love them. Nothing makes me happier than putting on my “cozies” as […]

The Season of Gifting

Last week we shared with you the news of our first ever Holiday Pop-Up that we are hosting. While we pop-up at many places throughout the holiday season, we thought it would be […]

First Annual Cookie Crawl!

Not all good ideas come from me drinking with Angela – some come from my little sister. Well, I guess this isn’t really her idea, she just told me about an adorable event […]

One-Stop Holiday Shopping Event

Angela and I tend to have our best – and worst – ideas while we are having drinks. We are always trying to think of new things to do at the stores and […]

Gigi New York and Graphic Image Trunk Show

We took a little bit of a breather from events at the both stores but now we are ready to get back at it! And what better way than with a repeat of […]

How To Style Booties

There are two kinds of people in the world: the first kind are those who like hot weather. I am married to one of those odd creatures – his life goal is to […]

1 Shirt 3 Ways

There is nothing more versatile than a white shirt. Just ask famous fashion designer Carolina Herrera, she is synonymous with a great classic white button down. She has them in all of her […]

The Shoe Hive Party: What’s In Store

I know sometimes I can be confusing. Most of my friends and colleagues would say the emails I send are typically illogical. I don’t sleep well, so many times I wake up in […]

I Wouldn’t Be Here Without You

I am part of a book club of avid readers. If you don’t actually read the book, you can get kicked out. My friend Alison, who runs it, means business. I, of course, […]

Let’s Party: Happy 16th Birthday to The Shoe Hive!

We have an ongoing debate in our family about birthdays. Which birthdays are truly milestones to celebrate? We celebrated our kids’ one year birthdays because we thought it noteworthy that we had survived. […]

L’Agence Is Back at The Hive

When I first opened my doors at The Hive three years ago I was admittedly just finding my way. Brands have come and gone on our racks. Some break my heart that we […]

Comfortable Heels (For Real): Don’t Miss The Marion Parke Trunk Show

Having two stores is like having two children. Sometimes I feel bad when I start to pay too much attention to one store and not enough to the other! Well, that has definitely […]

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