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Whether you’re a fashionista always up for the latest trends or simply looking for guidance on the most flattering looks just right for you, our expert stylists and local boutique owners are here to help. Striking the balance between on-trend on classic, we are your local source for all thing stylish.

An Engagement Story: Morgan & Katie

This week I was pleased to sit down with our clients Morgan and Katie, who recently got engaged and had the sweetest story to tell about it. Read on to hear about their […]

The Summer Sale at TSALT: “Let the games begin!”

Sale season has officially begun at TSALT! This week got off to a great start but there are still many great deals to be snapped up. When brands such as Elizabeth and James, […]

It’s Time for Well Ray! (and Athleisure Is 40% Off!)

We are a bit biased, but we think Del Ray is the best. It is small enough that we have that natural, tight knit feel and sense of community. We look past our […]

On Point

One month ago, I ordered my scones and clotted cream and woke up my daughter to watch the Royal Wedding. I am a bit of an Anglophile, and one who was taken by this romance. We all […]

On Trend: The Cropped Top (But Don’t Worry, No Belly Buttons!)

“That top is too short!” “Oh, no. Crop tops are not coming back? Please tell me they are not coming back!” Yes, these are actual customer comments. I truly believe when a customer […]

5 Style Rules To Mix Colors & Patterns

I have always enjoyed consignment shopping because of the element of surprise in finding unique pieces. The amount of variety from style to brand and everything in between offers unique and functional pieces […]

Our Top Picks for the Week of June 18, 2018

When it’s super hot and humid, we gravitate towards light, white outfits. This tunic and these cut-offs, for example, then add statement accessories for extra style points, like either of these amazing earrings. […]

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 […]

Introducing Nili Lotan: Casual & Cool, Clean & Simple

When I introduce a new line in a big way to either of my stores it isn’t without a lot of forethought and consideration. Usually the decision is to fill a void in […]

A Dual-Dad Gift Guide

Father’s Day is just around the corner and this year I wanted to pay special homage to the dual-father families out there. How exciting this day must be! You get double the breakfast […]

Staff Summer Sale Picks

The summer sale continues at The Shoe Hive and The Hive. Many folks have been asking how long it will last, so I figure I might answer that question: until it is all […]

BTS with a Stylist, from Initial Consult to New Looks

Last year I happily contributed our Style Consult and a mini In-Person Shopping appointment to the “You & Improved” giveaway for an Alexandria Stylebook reader to win. When the lucky winner, Elizabeth, contacted me, the first step was to […]

How To Wear Lace

I feel like lace is one of those materials that can get a bad rap. It’s one of those things where a lot of people have a preconceived idea about how it is […]

Our Top Picks for the Week of June 11, 2018

Pink is just so cheerful. This breezy dress (with pockets!) and outfit-making blouse bring the happy hue for easy summer style. Add these simple bangles and you’re good to go. And with Father’s […]

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 […]

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