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Fashion Design Menswear and Gender Neutral for 16 to 18 Year Olds

Fashion Design Menswear and Gender Neutral for 16 to 18 Year Olds

Central Saint Martins
Taught by
Dominic Akhavan-Moossavi


This beginner’s course is for anyone who is interested in fashion design, and no prior knowledge in fashion is needed however for those who have some experience in fashion this is a great course for you to push your creative design process. You will be guided through the design process touching on research, drawing, design, development and presentation. Designing for the emerging menswear and gender neutral market will help you to consider your own brands identity or a brand that you admire.

You will leave the course with a good knowledge of design and the creative process, which will help you to develop individually. You will learn skills and techniques that you will be able to take away with you and use within your own practice.

Topics covered

  • Doing and using good design research
  • First hand and second-hand research
  • Designing skills
  • Illustration skills
  • Developing a strong independent style 
  • How to design a cohesive and well thought outcollection 
  • Using a range of methods to convey and explore your ideas

Who should take this course?

This course is ideal for those who are just starting their careers in the creative fashion world. No knowledge required just an interest for designing menswear

Level: Beginners

Please note: This course is for students aged 16 to 18 only

Tutor Description

Dominic-Afsheen Akhavan-Moossavi is a graduate from the BA Fashion course at Central Saint Martins. He is a menswear designer, with a deep interest in print, colour and performance. As well as his own practice he is involved in education and helping anyone achieve their potential and ideas.


Please bring with you for the class:

  • Sketchbook and pencils/pens; felt tips, posca pens, marker pens
  • Camera/camera phone

Available dates