True, New York City has a wealth of sneaker stores, but few can claim the sense of community, respect and earnestness that Extra Butter can. After establishing itself up in Rockville Centre, NY with a string of collaborative releases, Extra Butter made the move downstate earlier this year. Now with a decked-out second location in the Lower East Side, Extra Butter has pushed itself into the spotlight. Here HYPEBEAST sits down with founders Jason Faustino and Bernie Gross as the two give a heartfelt account of what the store means to them, the competition in New York City, and where the store name comes from.
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