Sophie Theallet

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Sophie Theallet
Born France
Nationality French
Education Le Studio Bercot
Occupation Fashion designer

National Young Designer Award

CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award
Labels Sophie Theallet

Born in 1964 in Bagnères-de-Bigorre, France,[1] Sophie Theallet is a French fashion designer[2] whose clients include First Lady Michelle Obama.[3]


At 18, Sophie Theallet moved to Paris to attend the fashion design school, Studio Berçot. She graduated early after winning France's “National Young Design Award” and was hired by Jean-Paul Gaultier.

Theallet then joined Azzedine Alaïa for a decade before moving to New York. She now lives in Brooklyn Heights.[4]

After moving to New York City, Sophie continued to work with Alaïa on a part-time basis, while also freelancing for other fashion labels.

In 2007, she launched her own label, Sophie Theallet. In 2009, she won the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award.


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