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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.

Birds of Paradis by Trovata: “Let’s give it a shot”

Most of the lines we carry at The Hive I have researched or watched for a long time. In some cases, I’ve even purchased them for myself at other stores for years. There […]

Fall Denim Forecast

Like shorts and sundresses are to summer, denim is to fall…a necessity! All back-to-school shopping carts will be filled with various styles so why shouldn’t we adults do the same? Denim is so […]

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 20, 2018

You know we are all about better basics and we’ve got bunch for you today: simple yet stylish flats to go with any outfit, the very best notebook available (I am hooked), a […]

Back to School in Style: The Top 5 Fall Trends for Kids

I know it doesn’t seem like it with this crazy heat we’ve been having, but fall is right around the corner! There is so much I love about fall, football, pumpkin spice everything, […]

A Cape Cod (or Anywhere Cooler) Packing List

As summer winds down, many of us are traveling to cooler climes. In fact, many customers are heading to Cape Cod for a respite from the August heat and humidity. Packing light for […]

An Engagement Story: Sarah & Mike

I’ll be completely honest: Sarah and Mike are the type of clients we dream about. We first met Mike last year when he contacted us about designing an antique-inspired engagement ring for his […]

My Mini Closet Audit with Megan

The best part of my job is meeting incredible women who are ready to offer it up and invite me into their closets help them. The satisfaction of solving problems and identifying how […]

How I Started Running Again

Throughout my adult life, I have always been an exerciser, sometimes more consistently than others. My husband refers to me as a serial exercise fanatic because I have sequentially pursued virtually every kind […]

6 Transitional Pieces To Wear Now

Throw-and-go dress…timeless denim…classic white shirt with a twist: all may be found in your closet and can work now and easily carry you though the fall. With the addition of convertible, fold-over booties […]

Fall Designer Profile: Isabel De Pedro

TSALT has become a great source for unconventional and chic clothing brands. You may have discovered Marie Saint Pierre or PH15 on one of your visits. Once a boutique starts carrying a European […]

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 13, 2018

Stars! Stripes! Polka dots! And…puppies! Something for everyone to love in this week’s top picks. And speaking of love, how amazing are these pink (pink!) opal earrings, and we’re bordering on an obsession […]

Street Style: Zipporah Norton

Zipporah Norton and I go wayyyyy back as I have known her since her birth! That’s right, she is my awesome younger sister. I know this may seem biased, but she is not […]

From Artwork to Outfit

I love my family, don’t get me wrong, but if I could pick one family to take me in that is not my own, it would be the Norton family. Despite going to […]

TSALT’s Sidewalk Sale Preview

I’m sure many of you have marked your calendar already for the season’s major retail event in Alexandria: the Annual Sidewalk Sale. This bargain hunter’s dream has grown over the years to epic […]

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 […]

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