Annie Ansell

Designer and Production Assistant

  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • Website
  • AvailabilityCurrently available for full time, freelance and internship jobs.

About me


A multi-disciplined designer with experience in womenswear, lingerie, denim, homewares and graphic design. Highly creative and practical. Advanced knowledge of manufacturing processes, design and pattern drafting and cutting for in fashion, costume, garments and accessories.. Freelance touring merchandise manager for bands. Positive attitude to all things.



  • Branding
  • Excel
  • Attention to Detail
  • Accessories Design
  • Sustainable Design
  • Garment Design and Construction
  • Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Pattern Grading
  • Costume and Fashion Design/styling
  • Organisation Planning
  • Sewing Machinist
  • Fabric Cutting
  • Pattern Cutting and Drafting
  • Sales Assistant

Work history




Apr 2015
  • United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Limited edition homewares and accessories made from fabrics found and collected during travels around Europe and UK. Joint venture with graphic designer and illustrator, Becca Allen.


Production Assistant

Quba Sails

Jul 2010 - Apr 2015
  • Salcombe, UK
  • Full Time
  • Production and Manufacturing Assistant on and off over the past 5 years. Pattern cutting, accessories sampling, fabric cutting, customising products, CAD/CAM, design assistance.


Studio Assistant

Mrs Jones

Oct 2011 - Jan 2012
  • London, UK
  • Internship
  • Studio Assistant to stylist and designer Fee Doran – working on a capsule collection for Topshop and one-off garments/outfits for clients. Sewing (hand and machine) and pattern cutting.


Lingerie Design & Sampling

Iynxia Intimates

Apr 2011 - Sep 2011
  • Plymouth, UK
  • Freelance
  • Designing and creating lingerie samples for a start-up lingerie business - part time.



Textile Design

University of the Arts, London

Oct 2015 - Sep 2016
  • London, UK


Fashion and Contour Design

De Montfort University

Oct 2007 - May 2010
  • Leicester, UK



I-Skool Denim Design Talent Awards


  • Shortlisted finalist in the global denim design awards