After studying geo-ethnology, Valentine Gauthier receives training at l'Atelier Chardon Savard in Paris. At the same time, she models and works as seamstress inside the artistic atelier at Maison Margiela. Afterwards, she presents her designs at Dinard's "festival international des jeunes créateurs", which she wins in 2006. In 2007, Valentine Gauthier founds her eponymous brand and opens her first boutique situated in the Parisian district "Le Marais" the very same year. She creates a contemporary brand and urban collections with a unique look, always reinventing fashion and its codes, a refined and broad wardrobe, enriched by its inspirations. She surrounds herself with high-class partner in France, India and Spain, allowing no compromise regarding the quality of production or the chosen materials. Valentine Gauthier answers our questions.