“On the first page of Quiet Days in Clichy, Henry Miller describes New York as busy and arrogant with its blue sky. But I love New York’s crisp blue sky — it really gives you a kick.” - Marie Vic
One of our community members, Nala Blu, sent us a poem inspired by our Body Image month. We we’re so moved by it that we wanted to share it with everyone. - xo Elisa & Lily
“People are saying New York is dead and blah blah blah, but that’s ridiculous.” - Chantal Chadwick
Prior to founding Of Us, Chantal Martin studied with Paul Taylor and was a part of a dance company in Athens.
Chantal Chadwick drapes herself in an array of fairytale dresses from billowy tie-dyes to Audrey Hepburn-esque black cutouts. - xo Elisa & Lily
Of Us gives artists, musicians, and designers a space to sell their work outside of the stifling economic system. - Elisa & Lily
“Issey Miyake is very much a product of his roots in ancient Japanese traditional clothing and culture.” - Timothy John
Most of my wardrobe is debris from other people’s lives. At the Brooklyn Flea Market, I bought a hat that’s supposed to be a garish bamboo lampshade. I wear a destroyed rear-view mirror as necklace. Trash is another man’s treasure.