Mint Condition Fall Sweater Trends: Who’s Excited for #SweaterWeather? 

Here at Mint Condition we get an abundance of fabulous sweaters this time of the year. Some barely worn, or new with tags (NWT), you can find a variety of sweaters for just about any occasion. […]

All in the Family: The All-new Mint Condition

Hi Stylebook friends! I am thrilled to tell you guys about my new business with my sister-in-law, Megan Podolsky of 529 Kids Consign. Yes!  We recently bought Mint Condition and we are so […]

Street Style: Emily McAnelly

Part of why I cherish working at The Shoe Hive is the community of interesting women that I am constantly getting to meet. Sometime back in September when I was nine months pregnant […]
Alexandria Stylebook Katie Coslov first child Ruby born October 2018

My First Mother’s Day

When Elizabeth asked me to write my Mother’s Day wish list this year, I had to pinch myself. I am officially a mama and I could not be more thrilled to be so! […]

Leopard Is Not Too Wild for Work

One day at the store while we were unpacking some new leopard Jerome Dreyfuss handbags one of us called it leopard and the other cheetah. We didn’t know who was right! Have you […]

Bump? No Bump? We Got You Covered!

Dressing for pregnancy has been one of the toughest things I’ve ever experienced. Talk about staying up late at night and worrying about what I would fit into the next day — it […]

Giddy Up! Western Wear Rides into Town

Are you ready to saddle up and head west for the fall? Designers flooded the runways with western-inspired and cowboy-style characteristics for Fall 2018 and we are totally okay with it. Or at […]

The Sidewalk Sale Starts a Day Early at The Hive & The Shoe Hive

Ladies and ladies! I know I might sound like a used car salesmen (at least that is how I sound in my head!) but the sale deals are still going strong at The […]

Like, Totally Awesome: 80s-Inspired Fashion

It’s the dead of summer and so hot outside, but let me tell you, inside the doors of The Shoe Hive and The Hive (along with our AC blasting) we are popping with […]

Leopard by Ganni: Surprisingly Neutral, Styled 3 Ways

If there is one pattern that never goes out of style, season after season, it would have to be the versatile and timeless leopard print. Well Ganni strikes again with another fabulous leopard […]

Kule Stripes: So Cool for Now…and Later

If you have been by our store recently I’m sure you have seen our new assortment of striped tees ranging in all sorts of fun colors by the brand Kule. Kule stripes make […]

9 Looks We Love from the Spring Sale Starting Today at The Hive & The Shoe Hive

After having quite a cold spring we are very ready for the next season, summer! And what comes with the start of a new season? SALES! The Shoe Hive and The Hive are […]

That Summer Feeling: Xírena

Do me a favor and Google Formentera, Spain. I couldn’t exactly pinpoint where this was so I did a quick search and I am glad I did; honey, this place is now on […]

The Surprising History (and Stylish Present Day) of Castañer Espadrilles

Summer heat! Can you feel it? There is something very comforting about this heat. I don’t know about you, but my whole attitude changes. Long, hazy, hot days mixed with dresses, sunscreen, less […]


Alyssa Wasko and I met our first year of college at University of Arizona as Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority sisters. We shared the same major, Retailing and Consumer Sciences; the same home, KKG; […]

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