Born and raised in Paris to a humanist father and a quintessentially Parisian mother Claire showed an early disposition to fashion.
She transformed all the clothes she received from her family.
She knew early in her fashion career she would focus on marrying the concepts of sustainability and design.
Thus, Claire s aim is to create a community of chic and conscious consumers. Supporting women empowerment on themselves.
Claire Dartigues realized in order to break the rules, she first had to master them, so she began by learning the fundamentals of business, marketing and luxury management at Paris Dauphine University.
She furthered her education with hands-on experiences in communications and marketing at Chloé, Christian Louboutin, and Perrin Paris. Later, she focused on honing her skills in fashion design at Parsons School of Design in New York City and working side by side with designer Asher Levine. She also learned the skills of bespoke tailoring from the renowned tailor Martin Greenfield.
In 2017, Claire showed two collection made out of up-cycling luxury fabrics and deconstructed men shirts. She won two awards in NYC for NYC by Night Collection. She is been finalist of the Redress Design Award in HK and part of the Frontline fashion 2 Show.
In 2018, she returned to Paris and created her eponymous brand: Claire Dartigues. She won the Redress Design alumni Award for her Heritage Collection made with vintage handmade sheets and linen coupon. Claire is positioning herself to offer her innovative concept to the international community.