‘Sweet Buttons’ Temporarily Deserts Rivington Street for Renovations

Posted on: December 19th, 2016 at 5:15 am by
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Four years into its Lower East Side residency, the Sweet Buttons dessert shop is on the sidelines for a tune-up. The corner sweets boutique closed for renovations at the end of November to prepare for “new and exciting changes.” That much is made clear with the handwritten poster in the windows of 84 Rivington Street.

It’s not immediately acknowledged when Sweet Buttons will return, though. The space itself is still bare. Also, we all know what these sudden rebranding exercises mean for business; something probably isn’t working.

Sweet Buttons debuted on the block in February 2013. The company, which replaced Suite Orchard, specializes in “bite-sized cupcakes, tarts, and panna cottas, all topped with lovely edible glitter.”

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