THE EDITORS: RYAN FITZGIBBON ON FOUNDING HELLO MR. & HIS BEST OF BROOKLYN

he Editors - Ryan Fitzgibbon - Hello Mr - meltingbutter.com

In the first of a new series introducing the editors behind some of our favorite publications and their pet local hotspots, we talk to Ryan Fitzgibbon, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of independent gay magazine Hello Mr.  The status quo for the LGBT community in both America and on the global stage is very different today to […]

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Fantasy Restaurants: Nicole Franzen’s Best of NYC

Nicole Franzen NYC Restaurant Guide

Clean, classic, minimalistic, with a mixture of old and new – these are not only the eye-pleasing things we’re constantly searching for at Melting Butter – they’re what we’ve found in our latest city curator and major Insta-crush Nicole Franzen. A Brooklyn-based food, lifestyle and travel photographer, Nicole’s work has built a cult following of […]

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NYC Cool Shop Find: In God We Trust

NYC Cool Shop Find: In God We Trust | meltingbutter.com

A cult favourite amongst hip Brooklynites, In God We Trust, a fashion label best known for its clean, quirky, vintage vibe is quickly becoming its own mini fashion empire with three stores in SoHo, Greenpoint, Williamsburg and counting. Each store, which is lovingly decorated with antiques (also for sale) carries the label’s own men’s and ladies […]

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The Curators: Navy’s Akiva Elstein on Restaurant Design & NYC’s Top Interior Gems

The Curators: Navy NYC’s Owner & Designer Avika Elstein on Restaurant Design & NYC’s Top Interior Gems | meltingbutter.com

In NYC’s competitive restaurant landscape, restaurants can no longer rely solely on the quality of their food offering. The recipe for a restaurant’s success must also include an ability to evoke a strong emotional response and a connection with diners through its environment. But how is this best achieved? Through the huge amount of consideration […]

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New York City guide: Top 10 bars for frequenting

NYC HOTSPOT FIND: WYTHE HOTEL ROOFTOP | meltingbutter.com

It’s been just over a year living in NYC now and admittedly; it’s been the drunkest year of my life. I’m not really sure who I should be blaming for this… Myself? My friends? The plethora of watering holes in the city? Probably all three (not that there’s even anything wrong with some responsibly drunken […]

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NYC Bar Find: Torst

NYC HOTSPOT FIND: TORST | meltingbutter.com

Scandinavia meets Brooklyn. It had to be done one day and what better time than now – while NYC’s recent love affair with Scandinavian cuisine and Danish styling is coming into full fledge. Best Bit: They manage to really elevate beer by serving all of their 21 brews in refined Danish glassware. http://www.torstnyc.com/ 615 Manhattan […]

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