Many Curbed commenters scoffed when we presented the vision?nay, the brilliance?of Long Island City's gas station-to-bakery conversion. Well put this in your oven and bake it: It's totally happening! Neighborhood blog liQcity rocks our world and strengthens our faith in humanity with the above progress shot of a little something now called The Breadbox. Kapow! Oddly, though, it looks nothing like the renderings. Was there a design switcheroo? If we don't start seeing some rolling pins lining those walls soon, LIC will officially be dead to us.
· LIC new biz update: The Breadbox [liQcity]
· Only in LIC: Gas Station-into-Bakery Transformation! [Curbed]