Madeline Patierno

How long have you worked at the Hive?

I started working in 2015

Do you have any fun stories or memories from working here?

The first time I closed the store myself, I got my own key was all ready to go and sat at the door for about 20 minutes trying to figure out how to lock it. I called Elizabeth and Christen so embarrassed because who doesn’t know how to lock a door? Turns out it was the wrong lock!

What’s your favorite thing about working here?

The atmosphere is fun. Everyone who works here is awesome and so are the customers.

Who’s your favorite designer that we carry?

Well since I can’t just choose one….AGL, vince, stuart weitzman, and freda salvador

What’s your go-to shoe trend?

Any pointy toed shoe by far

Are there any trends you can’t get behind?

winter whites….go you if you can pull it off!

What’s your favorite pair you’ve acquired while working here?

If I had to choose just one pair I think probably my black crocodile printed freda salvador d’orsay oxfords love love love