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Walckhoff is an ex minimalist and is now Creative Director at Christian Lacroix.
Sacha Walckhoff was born in France and studied at the School of Barcelona Arts and Fashion Techniques. He started out by working in various Prêt-à-Porter fashion houses including Jean Rémy Daumas, Dorothée Bis, and Michel Klein in 1992. That same year he met Christian Lacroix and became his artistic consultant, with their collaboration lasting for a total of seventeen years. Initially in charge of the Prêt-à-Porter lines, he was then appointed Studio Director in 1996 and became the couturier’s right-hand man in 2002 when he created his own company. During this time he was also a consultant for Kenzo and Jean-Claude Jitrois. When the couturier left the House of Christian Lacroix in 2009, Walckhoff was appointed Creative Director. Since 2010 he has been the designer for the men’s Prêt-à-Porter collections, the eyewear and sunglasses lines, scarves, leather goods and the home décor line.