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Always beautiful

I manage to make time for a stop at Butter every time I visit my sister who lives nearby in Fort... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2008
mi_bella
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NYC
Brooklyn's High End Destination

When I travel to New York I usually stay in Brooklyn, to cut cost. This means I dont feel so bad... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2008
jewladdc
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Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania
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12 Jul 2008
“Always beautiful”
30 Jun 2008
“Brooklyn's High End Destination”
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Reviewed 12 July 2008

I manage to make time for a stop at Butter every time I visit my sister who lives nearby in Fort Greene. I would say I've been shopping there about three years and have never walked away empty handed. I love the carefully curated pick...More

1  Thank mi_bella
Reviewed 30 June 2008

When I travel to New York I usually stay in Brooklyn, to cut cost. This means I dont feel so bad when I go shopping!!!! My favorite store is Butter Eva Gentry. Its in the Downtown Brooklyn area where all the amazing antique and furniture...More

1  Thank jewladdc
Reviewed 21 June 2008

Owner Eva Gentry was not very polite and helpful and she was very rude. I dont like the type of owner who thinks they are above you. She has a completely insecure vibe and trys to lay it on her customer. Eva Gentry won't last...More

Thank lovelifeyes
Reviewed 18 February 2008

Good selection of cutting edge designers but buyers beware: no return policy -- only exchange for store credit. And heaven help the woman who has changed her mind about a previous purchase. Try to bring something back and they glare at you and accuse you...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2007

Nice selection of designer goods, but completely overpriced and service is ridiculously snobby. Used to make the trek there from Manhattan periodically but was always met with attitude and the staredown from sales people -- not worth the train ride.

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Reviewed 25 May 2004

Butter @389 Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn is a great place to shop...their special shoes, bags, accessories and clothing are all unique. Plus, It's a fun place to shop. I know Butter has been featured in LUCKY Magazine as a special place to shop in Brooklyn....More

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