Because we know you love to go five fingers in on a tall frosty beer, we gave you the Brokelyn Beer Book. And because you love us, you bought all of them in just over a DAY (hey, thanks!). Even if you don’t have one, our new Brokelyn Bar Guide is perfect for planning a night out. You might be single, booed up, you might even be some Hanna Horvath mashup of in-betweenness, but it’s no excuse not to get out and grab a drink. Head on over to Ditmas Park hotspot The Castello Plan and impress your date with your expert pronunciation of the word “confit.” Or get cozy in front of the fireplace at Greenpoint’s Black Rabbit Bar. And you’ll never look more kissable than under the dim lights of the ever-quaint, subterranean bar at Bed Stuy’s Bedford Hill. Not everyone will find true love this year, but at least you’ll find a buzz.
Last week, we were joking about the idea of HBO using Ditmas Park as a stand-in for Iowa in the new season of Girls, the way cheap producers use Toronto and Vancouver for New York. We discounted it though, because we wanted to believe that Marnie’s character arc requires her to use kung fu. But, sadly, another […]
Another day, another free summer show being dangled in front of your face as a reminder that you gotta start making sure you’ve got your basketball jerseys ready to wear. We already knew CHVRCHES was playing one free McCarren Park show, and now we’ve got the news that garage rockers Thee Oh Sees will be […]
As an executive recruiter in the fashion and retail industry, candidates often ask me for career advice, and I give a lot of it. Everything from how the resume and LinkedIn profile should look to how you should dress for an interview, what to say about your career history and education to how much preparation […]