07.16.18

Our Top Picks for the Week of July 16, 2018

In this week’s top picks: cabana boys. Well, not really. But with this fun wine glass, you can lament your lack of one. What you can have: the Chesapeake Bay (watercolored on a pillow); a […]
07.16.18

Paris? Non. Spanish Style? Sí.

I took a three-week hiatus in Spain and Morocco late May through early June, briefly touching down in Paris and London. Having spent the most time in — and been the most inspired […]
07.12.18

Courtyard Clearance…and You Don’t Have To Be in Town To Shop this Sale!

I realize that I might sound a little bit like used car salesman by now, but we keep getting the red pen out and marking things down lower and lower. The tables are […]
07.10.18

2 Shoes, 2 Ways (Or, How To Wear Those Not-So-Practical Shoes You Just Had To Have)

When I head to market there are two ways I select shoes to go in our store. The first is when I see something and think to myself, “I would wear that all […]
07.09.18

Our Top Picks for the Week of July 9, 2018

This week is all about extra special presentations, from an asymmetrical statement clutch to architectural candles, from a whimsical serving platter to elegant and ethereal perfume oil. A (way, way) better way to […]
07.06.18

Courtyard Clearance: $50 Tables this Weekend!

Most of you are just returning from the holiday week, or maybe even headed out to the beach, and needless to say, we know it is going to be a quiet time at […]
07.05.18

The “Starter” Jumpsuit, Styled 3 Ways

I have always been a fan of jumpsuits but I find that the older I get, the more I tend to gravitate to them. They have the ease of a dress but the […]
07.02.18

Our Top Picks for the Week of July 2, 2018

A cool linen dress, hoop earrings, crazy stylish straw hat and tote, and coconut oil? Yep, this week’s Top Picks are officially brought to you by summer. Add a delicious (and eco-conscious) cook […]
06.29.18

It’s Courtyard Clearance Time!

It is that time of the year again: we are getting out the red pen to slash prices and pulling the tables from the basement to set up the courtyard for our weekend […]
06.28.18

Outfit to Room, Summer Edition: Red, White, & Blue

Everyone loves red, white, and blue. It’s practically un-American not to. But when it comes to dressing or decorating, this is actually a tough combination to pull off without screaming Yankee Doodle Dandy. […]
06.25.18

Ulla Johnson Has Figured Out How To Flatter All Different Frames

If you’re a frequent reader of this space, you probably see a few themes repeated. In fact, I realize I that sometimes I sound like a broken record. I also realize that even […]
06.25.18

Our Top Picks for the Week of June 25, 2018

Summer equals fun, so, yes, we are completely on board with glitter booties. And yes, why not add a shiny, metallic stripe to a tote, and saturated, sexy color to a lip balm? […]
06.20.18

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 […]
06.15.18

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 […]
06.12.18

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 […]


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