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The Claire Closet

The Claire Closet empowers girls to become socially aware through eco art and fashion.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Fashion
  • Location Kingston, ON, Canada
  • Currency USD
  • Website

Company Summary

Every Tuesday, the Claire Closet offers a fashion workshop for any girl in grade 9 or 10. Each workshop focuses on a topic and a theme to help young girls develop their passions in the arts as well as becoming leaders of eco-fashion, developing lifelong skills in financial literacy, entrepreneurship and innovative approaches to tackling social problems. The Claire Closet also hosts clothing swaps and a yearly runway show fundraising gala!


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    Claire Bouvier

    With her contagious personality and inspiring social vision, Claire creates small miracles for her company, such as a free downtown store-front for her Claire Closet events. Claire hosted a runway show for charity, volunteered as a stylist for photo shoots, directed music videos and films, worked as a professional photographer, and led teen organizations. The Claire Closet combines her passion for fashion, sustainability, and youth.

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    Jocelyne Kilpatrick
    Communications Director

    Jocelyne has been involved in fashion and youth empowerment since university, where she acted as President of a fashion club for teen girls. After getting her Master's degree in literature, Jocelyne spent a year in Russia, where she taught English and Business in university and participated as a model in an International fashion show.