Adaptive Reuse – Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth, TX
A Historic Property Enters A New Era
Built in 1860, O.B. Mac is among the most storied properties in Fort Worth and was once the oldest pasta factory in the U.S. Our team has breathed life back into this building while embellishing the character that was there from the start. O.B. Mac is now the home of young, passionate local makers who are creating their future while surrounded by the essence of times past.
Also located onsite is The Ostreum, a 10,000 square-foot wedding and event venue with an Art Deco style and speakeasy aesthetic, perfect for elegant celebrations and spirited gatherings. Future phases of the project include renovating the two stories of historic office space above with some of the most unique artifacts and relics found originally onsite.
Melt Ice Creams
Melt has been serving happy ice cream to the fine folks of Fort Worth since we opened in 2014. A year earlier, founder Kari Crowe-Seher figured out what was missing from Fort Worth’s eclectic Near Southside: ice cream. With her passion for bringing joy to people’s lives and her husband Mark’s background in finance, Melt opened its doors and the scoop slinging began! Since then, we’ve been pouring love into our unique flavors and putting smiles on faces from all over the Metroplex and beyond.