Sepehr Maghsoudi |  Muntstraat 7 | 1621GB | Hoorn | www.sepehrmaghsoudi.com
Personal information: info@sepehrmaghsoudi.com

Name: Sepehr Maghsoudi | tel 0031 6 48033175
Born: Iran, Teheran, 30 juli 1982
Nationality: Dutch | Persian (language: Dutch, English, German, Farsi)

Education
2010: Management & Training
2004-2009: AMFI, Amsterdam | Design & Styling.
Bachelor of Fashion Technology (June 25th)
2000-2004: Horizon College, Hoorn | MBO –Architecture
1996-2000: Technique and Architecture – MAVO

Internships
2007: Jeroen van Tuyl
2005: Alexander Van Slobbe
2005: Stylist at TV station Talpa
2003: Architecture Agency Peter van Diepen, Benningbroek
2002: Architecture Agency le loup, Warder

Professional Skills
Fashion designer, costume designer, print developper, illustrator, artist, architect, fashion consultant.
Executive ability; planning and putting into effect of projects, events and campaigns; managing PR.
ICT: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, CadCam, Canvas, Microsoft Office.

Information about Sepehr Maghsoudi
Couture designer Sepehr Maghsoudi creates astonishing couture pieces. Sepehr Maghsoudi stands for exclusivity, has an outspoken personality and focuses on the thoughts and structures behind the products. His work is futuristic, elegant, innovative and constructive. In the last 7 years he has designed 15 fashion collections. Due to the many faces of his designs he was asked by a variety of famous people to design for them. Sepehr has designed for Tyra Banks, Edsilia Rombley and styled big artists like Armin van Buuren, Sting, Ferry Corsten, Betsy Larkin, Eva Simons and Maan, winner of The Voice of Holland 2016, who used his designs in their video clips and on their CD covers. He is a two-time winner of the Edgar Vos Couture prize, the winner of Fashion Designer of the year 2012 and between 2013/2016 his couture designs were on show in the Westfries Museum in Hoorn, the Netherlands. One of the highlights of his career was when he was selected as most talented young designer. This gave him the opportunity to meet the King and Queen of the Netherlands. Sepehr Maghsoudi is also known for designing a collection for an episode of the popular MTV program “My Super Sweet Sixteen”, being watched by 150 million people in 49 countries. Furthermore, Sepehr participated in the programs “Project Catwalk (Runway)” and “The Face”. Because of his great passion for film and costume design Sepehr Maghsoudi decided to create the first Dutch fashion film. By designing costumes for the Dutch films “Heksen bestaan niet” and “Fashion Chicks” he showed his outstanding talent once more. Stars like Do, Sharon Doorson, Eva Simons, Liza Sips and Leontine Borsato performed in these movies, wearing Sepehr Maghsoudi designs. His work has been published worldwide in Vogue Italy, Elle, Esquire, Razor Red, Zink Magazine and many more.

His work has been published worldwide in Vogue Italy, Elle, Esquire, Razor Red, Zink Magazine and many more. 


Quotes as references

  • Frans Molenaar introduced Sepehr as “the new Dutch talent’’.
  • Designing a collection for the nr 1 dance game worldwide, Just Dance 2014, the creative director Just Dance (Ubisoft) “I fall in love with the designs of Sepehr Maghsoudi, his collection is exactly what the Just Dance franchise stands for.’’
  • 2014 Invitation to participate in the New York Fashion Week: ”Sepehr Maghsoudi is an impressive designer and this brand fits perfectly with our theme of artistically inspired fashion designers from around the world. We checked his work on his website and are very impressed by his creative, innovative craftsmanship. We also investigated his work on his latest fashion shows, reviews in the press and on social media and are pleased. We are therefore delighted to be able to allow this brand to Mercedes Benz New York”.
  • 2014 invitation to attend the Vancouver Fashion Week: International Designer Coordinator VANCOUVER FASHION WEEK “I am writing to you because our team, after having carefully studied your fabulous collections and great talent, decided to select you as a designer candidate for our next fall/winter season, which will be organized from March 16th to the 22nd We really want to compliment you for your talent and creativity, that you express through the beautiful art of fashion design. Especially, I really like the way you are able to combine simplicity, elegance and research of fabric.”
  • 2016 Management of Style Fashion Week Los Angeles “Love your style and design aesthetic. It has originality which sets you apart.”

Work experience: Fashion Collections, designed and presented

      • 2017 | Fashion collection “Scream under Water”
        • 2016 | Fashion collection “In between”
        • 2016 | 13th Fashion collection Named: “13”
        • 2015 | 12th Fashion collection, “Watching without seeing”
        • 2014 | 11th Fashion collection, “Talking with Silence”
        • 2014 | 10th Fashion collection “My Dark Passenger”
        • 2013 | 9th Fashion collection “’ Superba’’ for Just Dance2014”
        • 2013 | 8th Fashion collection ‘’Walking out of Shadow’’
        • 2013 | 7th Fashion collection, “Embrace your Darkness”,
        • 2012 | 6th Fashion collection “Melted construction’’
        • 2012 | 5th Fashion collection “Running through Walls”
        • 2011 | 4th Fashion collection “Blown Away’’
        • 2011 | 3rd Fashion collection “Intense existence”
        • 2010 | 2nd Fashion collection “Revenge of darkness”
        • 2009 | 1st Fashion collection “Robotica”

    Media experience:

    2016 Designing and Acting in Video clip “Better world” of Maan, winner of The Voice of Holland 2016

    2015 One of the judges of the Miss Youngster Awards;  Interview RTV-NH TV; Interview Radio 5;

    2014 Interview RTV-NH TV; Interview Radio 5; Member of the jury for Kunst om het Lijf; Member of the jury for The Hague Fashion Awards competition;

    2013 One of the three Jury members for “Miss West-Friesland” beauty pageant;

    2012  2 Dutch TV shows: “Koffietijd”, presentation new Couture line and “De Halve Maan”, interview;

    Appearance in modeling competition TV show “The Face”; Jury member for the new talent show “Gold event” in Amsterdam;

    2011 MTV program Sweet 16; broadcast at Fashionscene TV;

    “Intense Existence” couture show, broadcast at Shownieuws; Advisor “Beat the Top Designer” Net5 TV Fashion program;

    Radio FUNX Fashion Advisor for the latest trends and report;

    Member of jury in the NHD newspaper Fashion Competition; member of jury for “Hairpoint”, hairdressingshow on stage; member of jury beauty pageant, PC Hooftstraat ; TV hit Project Catwalk, as a guest judge;

    2010 Monthly column at ‘Hoorn deze week’ newspaper;

    Radio interview at Radio FunX, Radio Hoorn, Amsterdam FM;

    2009/2010 Participation in television contest Project Catwalk MTV, broadcast worldwide.


    Teaching, coaching, motivation

    2015  “Design Your Future” a special project initiated by Sepehr Maghsoudi, supported by the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds, Stichting Netwerk and the town of Hoorn. A series of masterclasses, creative workshops to inspire and encourage young people to follow their dream and never give up.

    2013/2014 Guided tours for 200 people at the Westfries museum Hoorn about design, life, motivation on a journey through Sepehr Fashion

    2012 Guiding new talent for the Prins Bernard foundation

    2011 Giving Workshops of restyling fashion for 80 children

    2011 Radio FUNX Fashion Advisor for the latest trends and report

    2010 Monthly column at ‘Hoorn deze week’ newspaper


    Awards

    2012 Winner of the Dutch Fashion Award 2012; jury member Phia Baruch

    2011 PRICE FOR BEST DESIGNER of 2011 Couture Krant newspaper

    2011 Winner Fashion Ambassador Award

    2011 Winner design contest at Fashionscene.nl, creating a meat dress

    2010 Awarded Cultuur Ondernemen upcoming designer

    2008 Two times price winner in couture at fashion design contests, with the guidance of Edgar Vos

    Designing for companies

    • 2015 Commissioned to create an artwork for P&G, the biggest multinational in consumer products;
    • 2015 Designs industrial clothing for Ivy hair care;
    • 2014 Designs prints for hats for Paris Company;
    • 2013 Designs a collection for the nr 1 dance game worldwide, Just Dance 2014;
    • 2013 Commissioned by the local authority of Hoorn to design a business gift;
    • 2012 Bijenkorf Department Store designed &styled for: Susan Smit, Hanna Bervoets, Mark Lubach, Irene de Kom, Anouk Smulders , Jörgen Rayman;
    • 2011 Ek A dressage dress Niki Romijn, with mayor of Rotterdam;
    • 2010 Show of Rob Peetoom at Krasnapolski Hotel, Styling show;
    • 2010 Joint venture with Onori, regarding a female work business line;
    • 2010 Selected as top 12 designer to make a design from Bijenkorf product. Opens the show with a dress, made of chocolate, on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the Bijenkorf Department Store, Amsterdam;
    • 2009 Freelance fashion designer for Tony & Guy hairdressers show;
    • 2008 Freelance designer at Lambretta, Menswear designer;
    • 2008 Works as a stylist/designer in a shop, Paris;
    • 2008 Stylist for Tony Jones modelling Agency;
    • 2007 / 2008 Designer at Individuals, shown at Amsterdam Fashion Week.

    Some examples of costumes, special designs and styling for artists

    • 2016 Design and styling for the videoclip ‘’Perfect World’’ of Maan, winner of The Voice of Holland 2016
    • 2015 Designs costumes for the new Dutch movie ‘’Fashion chicks’’;
    • 2015 Eva Simons wears Sepehr Maghsoudi designs in her videoclip ‘’Policeman’’;
    • 2015 Sepehr’s dresses were used in Las Vegas and Hong Kong for editorial, and in Russia for a music video;
    • 2015 Coiffure Awards show – one of the nominees wearing Sepehr’s designs ;
    • 2015 Jasmine Sendar wearing Sepehr Maghsoudi Couture at the premiere of 50 Shades of Grey;
    • 2015 Anouk Smulder wears a Sepehr Maghsoudi jacket in Beau Monde magazine;
    • 2014 DJ Award winner Armin van Buuren , song: Ping Pong;
    • 2014 Dutch movie ‘’Heksen bestaan niet’’, film costumes designed by Sepehr, opening night with Sepehr’s designs;
    • 2013 Fashion show” Just Dance” 2014 with artists like Sharon Doorsen, Nathalie la Rose and Saar Koningsberger wearing Sepehr Maghsoudi designs;
    • 2013 Several dresses for Edsilia Rombley’s music tour;
    • 2013 Designs couture pieces and styles the worldwide video clip Karma for Kate Ryan & Robert Abigail;
    • 2011 Worldwide Videoclip  Maruja Retana, with a great compliment from Perez Hilton!
    • 2011 Televizierring, Famous  Jessica Mendel wears Sepehr Maghsoudi couture;
    • 2011 Kim Feenstra, Renée Trompert, Rosalinde Kikstra, Euvgenia Parakhina and Daniëlle van Aalderen;
    • 2011 ‘The One & only’s’ Show “Het Park” Theater Hoorn with main artist Boris in one of Sepehr Maghsoudi’s creations;
    • 2010 Designs and customizes outfits for world tour of Armin van Buuren, Christian Burns;
    • 2010 Designs and customizes outfits for Anne Vegter, exposition at sold out concert of Polo de Haas, Amsterdam;
    • 2010 Photoshoot with singer/songwriter Hind, wearing Sepehr’s creations.

    Exhibitions

    2016 Exhibition in MOMA&CO-Wilde Westen Amsterdam

    2015 Opens his pop-up store and exhibition room in Hoorn

    2013/2014 Couture designs on show in Westfries Museum Hoorn

    2013 Gave other artists the opportunity to show their art pieces in his second gallery which is located in Amsterdam

    2012 Exhibition in the ART Fair in Westergasfabriek Amsterdam

    2012 Exhibition Sepehr Couture pieces and 24 paint artworks in the Rabobank on the Dam, Amsterdam

    2010 Exhibition chocolate dress, Bijenkorf department store, Amsterdam

    2007 Exhibition museum 21st Century, Hoorn

    2006 Exhibition Nieuwmarkt, Amsterdam

    “Being first ever to” and other special occasions

    2015 Selected as one of the Heroes of Hoorn for “Nachtkapers”, presentation of Sepehr’s designs and interview in the Oosterkerk Hoorn

    2015 Create a meatgrill-dress

    2015 Nomination for WBG Runner Up Prize, selected as most promising creative business talent, with a presentation of Sepehr’s designs and an interview on stage Parkschouwburg Hoorn

    2013 Design a giant coat for the “Jan Pieterszoon Coen” statue in Hoorn city centre, Hoorn fashion week

    2012 Give a floating fashion show in the canals of Amsterdam

    2011 Do the opening show at the first Digital Fashion Week in Cinema Tuschinski, Amsterdam

    2010 Opening of his Salon Privé by mayor of Hoorn, 8th of October 2010

    2008 Start own clothing line for women, sold in Paris, near Colette shop

    2008 Be invited at Dior for an internship

    Work experience 2013

    • 2013 International Publication in Elegant magazine.
    • 2013 Publication in superior magazine.
    • 2013 Sabina Loof wears a couture dress from Sepehr Maghsoudi at film festival Cannes
    • 2013 Publication in magazine papercut NYC
    • 2013 Fashion show Just Dance 2014 with artist like Sharon Doorsen Nathalie la Rose and
      Saar Koningsberger in Sepehr Maghsoudi.
    • 2013 Publication Zink Magazine , NYC.
    • 2013 Publication Zodiac Magazine.
    • 2013 Styling Attilio Brancaccio photography.
    • 2013 Design in Practical Photoshop.
    • 2013 Publication in couture newspaper about the fashion show.
    • 2013 Fashion Show 13 july Publication in online magazine and telegraaf.
    • 2013 Publication in Telegraaf, uptempo magazine,
    • 2013 Sepehr Maghsoudi proclaimed to be the talent of Hoorn, he Meets the king and queen
    • 2013 Publication In gun Magazine.
    • 2013 Designed several dresses for Edsilia Rombley music tour.
    • 2013 Publication in NHD news paper about Miss West-Friesland
    • 2013 one of the three Jury members for “Miss West-Friesland” beauty pageant.
    • 2013 The 8 finalists of “Miss West-Friesland” wearing Sepehr couture.
    • 2013 publications of Sepehr’s haute couture in Elements magazine.
    • 2013 gave other artists the chance to expose their art pieces in his second gallery which is located in Amsterdam.
    • 2013 Designed and styled the worldwide video clip named Karma performed by Kate Ryan & Robert Abigail in Sepehr couture pieces.
    • 2013 Publication in NHD newspaper reading about Sepehr’s vision on lingerie.
    • 2013 Publication in Heuvel magazine, Sepehr articel about fashion & trend
    • 2013 Publication in the magazine Veringa.
    • 2013 Publication in the magazine Style & Vision.
    • 2013 Designed a giant coat for the “Jan Pieter Zoon Coen” statue, hoorn fashion week.
    • 2013 Giant coat for the statue article was published on the front of the NHD newspaper.
    • 2013 Fashion show “Embrace your Darkness” publication in NHD newspaper on the front.
    • 2013 7thFashion show, art exposition “Embrace your Darkness” great succes.

    Work experience 2012

    • 2012 making the first fashion film in Holland
    • 2012 exhibition in the ART Fair in Westergasfabriek Amsterdam
    • 2012 Winner from Dutch Fashion Awards 2012
    • 2012 Designed a baby shower dress for Saunders family in Show news.
    • 2012 Designed and styled the worldwide video clip remix for the song If I ever lose my faith in you by Sting. The video clip was taped in Ibiza
    • 2012 Designed and styled the world-famous video clip of DJ Ferry Corsten and singer Betsie Larking, song: Not Coming Down
    • 2012 Vogue Italy Publication
    • 2012 Cover of Uptempo magazine, NYC magazine
    • 2012 Designed and styled the worldwide video clip from singer Sharon Doorson,Song: Fail in Love
    • 2012 Publication American magazine Bay Fashion, August issue
    • 2012 Publication Extastic magazine July issue, the rise issue
    • 2012 Publication Advance Fashion magazine, June issue
    • 2012 Luana Jardim jewelry magazine
    • 2012 Cover publication in the newspaper Spits
    • 2012 Cover publication in the newspaper NHD
    • 2012 Publication in different online media like Parool, the Couturepaper. By STYLING Amsterdam, Good2b, VIPguide.nl, nu.nl, pink press, FashionLicious, Fashion finest and many more.
    • 2012 Show of the new collection Spring/Summer 2013, Melted construction,Couture in combination with ceramic, iron, plastic, veneer
    • 2012 from 2004 developed the prints for designs and interior
    • 2012 From July 2010 I own my shop and atelier in Hoorn
    • 2012 From 2009 supervised 37 internees
    • 2012 TV show Koffietijd, presentation new Couture line
    • 2012 TV show De Halve Maan on Nederland 2, Fashion interview
    • 2012 First Fashionshow ever in the canals of Amsterdam on a boat
    • 2012 3 day guiding of new talent for the Prins Bernard foundation
    • 2012 Jury for the new talent show Gold event in Amsterdam
    • 2012 Arrange styling and Couture for the cover cd of Brandi Russel
    • 2012 Publication in FHM magazine
    • 2012 Cover publication Luxery Magazine (FR)
    • 2012 Exposition Sepehr Couture pieces and 24 artworks in the Rabobank on the Dam, Amsterdam from the 11th of April until the 15th of June.
    • 2012 Publication in press the Fashion Magazine, this was published in New York, L.A., Torronto, Paris and Tokyo
    • 2012 Sylvia Geersen was seen in Haute Couture of Sepehr in Style Vision and Blü Magazine
    • 2012 Sepehr in the TV show The Face, show with a modeling competition
    • 2012 International publication on the cd-cover of Eva Simons, launched on March 26, 2012
    • 2012 Publications in the Couture-paper on nu.nl and in other online magazines about the last show
    • 2012 Cover publication in Noord-Hollands newspaper
    • 2012 show for the new collection fall/winter 2012/13, running through walls, Couture in combination with ceramic and glass.

    Work experience 2011

    • 2011: Cover publication Worldwide magazine, Luxery (FR)
    • 2011: Mtv Sweet 16 april 2011 on MTV
    • 2011: Worldwide Videoclip  Maruja Retana, with a great compliment From Perez Hilton!
    • 2011: In cinema Tuschinski fashion show, SS/2012, the first Digital fashion week.
    • 2011: Judge of  NHD fashion competition.
    • 2011: PRICE FOR BEST DESIGNER of 2011 Couture Krant.
    • 2011: Publication Miljonair Magazine.
    • 2011: Workshop fashion for 80 children.
    • 2011: Fashion workshop, trend and colour advice.
    • 2011: Co-operation Blauwe Schuit as teacher.
    • 2011: Judge for hair show with Cindy Pielstroom.
    • 2011: Publication Powerlady magazine.
    • 2011: Advisor Beat the Top Designer Net5 Fashion program.
    • 2011: Publication BLEND magazine.
    • 2011: Ek A dressage dress Niki Romijn, with mayor of Rotterdam.
    • 2011: Televisiering, Famous  Jessica Mendel wears Sepehr couture.
    • 2011: MR Bean, Johny English  premiere met Sepehr Saghsoudi couture.
    • 2011: Tv hit Project Catwalk, the guest judge.
    • 2011:Fashion show at the Arnhem fashion week with Sofie Kraay.
    • 2011: Publication at  fashionsceneTV.
    • 2011: Publication LINK magazine.
    • 2011: Photo shoot with top model Kim Feenstra.
    • 2011: Radio FUNX Fashion Advisor for the latest trends and report.
    • 2011: Chosen to guest designer of Hoorn fashion city.
    • 2011: Sepehr Maghsoudi couture for worldwide campaign SACHA.
    • 2011: Judge beauty pageant, PC hoofdstraat with Miri Borsato, Viola Holt, Phia Baruch, Nikkie Plessen
    • 2011: Sepehr Maghsoudi couture at Bijenkorf designed for: Susan Smit, Hanna Bervoets, Mark Lubach, Irene de kom, Anouk Smulders , Jörgen Rayman
    • 2011: Winner Fashion Ambassador Award, got the award from So you think you can dance-juror Euygenia Parakhina and Daniëlle Frederiks-Van Aalderen, the rapper Lange Frans his wife.
    • 2011: Jamie Faber in creations of Sepehr Maghsoudi at “The Devil’s Double” premiere.
    • 2011: At Rai, Modefabriek with newest FW collection
    • 2011: Received Fashion Ambassador Award
    • 2011: Winner design contest at Fashionscene.nl, meat dress
    • 2011: Intense Existence couture show, broadcasted at Shownieuws, fashion magazine Grazia, couturekrant.nl and other online media
    • 2011: Intense Existence F/W collection at Castle De Hooge Vuursche with famous models like Kim Feenstra, Renée Trompert, Rosalinde Kikstra,
      Euvgenia Parakhina and Daniëlle van Aalderen
    • 2011: Sold out show at Theatre Het Park 7th of january 2011: The show ‘The One & only’s’ with main artist and singer Boris is wearing one of my creations.

    Work experience 2010 and earlier

    • 2010: Show of Rob Peetoom at Hotel Krasnapolski, models wearing my creations
    • 2010: Kick off PC Hooftstraat Fair with Patricia Paay and my creations
    • 2010: My collection is sold and lended out at Silk PR at PC Hooftstraat
    • 2010: At Cartier private show models wear my Adoescere collection
    • 2010: Content at Elle, Esquire, Noordhollands Dagblad, Life & tennis, Razor Red Magazine, Fart Magazine and TwentyTen Magazine
    • 2010: Designed and customized outfits for world tour of Armin van Buuren, Christian Burns and Nadia Ali
    • 2010: Opening of my Salon Privé by mayor of Hoorn, 8th of october 2010
    • 2010: Awarded Cultuur Ondernemen upcoming designer
    • 2010: Radio interview at Radio FunX, Radio Hoorn, Amsterdam fm
    • 2010: Monthly column at newspaper ‘Hoorn deze week’
    • 2010: Joint venture with various artists, a.o Boxy
    • 2010: Show at AFAS Tennis Classics ’10 with top tennis players Paul Haarhuis and Jacco Elthingh
    • 2010: Joint venture with Onori, regarding a female business line.
    • 2010: Nominated Designer of the year
    • 2010: Designed and customized outfits for Anne Vegter, exposition at sold out concert of Polo de Haas, Amsterdam
    • 2010: Photoshoot with singer/songwriter Hind wearing my creations
    • 2010: Kick off Avantgarde Style Store with my creations
    • 2010: MTV project, broadcasted in 49 countries, 150 million viewers world wide
    • 2010: Show couture collection “Adolescere” during AIFW, Amsterdam
    • 2010: Exposition at Fashion Museum, Amsterdam
    • 2010: Designed clothes for sold out concert, Park Schouwburg, Hoorn
    • 2010: Show opening Fashion Museum Week, Amsterdam
    • 2010: Exposition chocolate dress, Bijenkorf Warehouse, Amsterdam
    • 2010: Photoshoot with winner Benelux Next Top Model, Rosalinde Kikstra
    • 2010: Opener show with dress, made from chocolate at 140th anniversary Bijenkorf Warehouse, Amsterdam
    • 2009/2010: Participation on television contest Project Catwalk
    • 2010: Photoshoot with Dutch top model Christa Verboom
    • 2010: Photoshoot with winner Hollands Next Top Model 2nd season, Kim Feenstra
    • 2009: Freelance fashion designer for Tony & Guy hairdressers show
    • 2008 / 2009: Designer at Jeroen van Tuyl
    • 2008: 2 times price winner in couture at fashion design contests, with the guidance of Edgar Vos
    • 2008: Started own clothing line for women, sold in Paris
    • 2008: Invited at Dior for an internship
    • 2008: Freelance designer at Lambretta, Menswear designer
    • 2008: Worked as a stylist/designer in a shop, Paris
    • 2008 Stylist for Tony Jones modelling Agency, www.tonyjonesmodelmanagement.com
    • 2007 / 2008: Designer at Individuals, shown at Amsterdam Fashion Week www.individualsatamfi.nl
    • 2007: Exposition museum 21st Century, Hoorn
    • 2006: Exposition Nieuwmarkt, Amsterdam