Elizabeth Gilbey

Womenswear Designer

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Apparel
  • Design
  • Fabric
  • Product Development
  • Technical Design
  • Microsoft Excel Office Outlook
  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop

Work history


Womeswear Designer

Pinghe Ltd

Mar 2015 - Feb 2016
  • Pinghe Ltd. | Womenswear designer | March 2015 – February 2016 Worked directly with creative director in all facets of design and sampling across PINGHE mainline collection and ph.15 diffusion dress line. - Creating innovative designs both hand drawn and CAD. - Creating detailed embroidery artworks both placement and cut and sew. - Working on Swarovski sponsorship application and produced two seasons alongside Swarovski from design to final sample. - Producing garment tech packs and liaising with pattern cutters and Chinese development studio to ensure great end product. - Assisting in general administrative tasks, responsible for sourcing and managing interns.


Womenswear Design Assistant

TIGI Wear Ltd

Apr 2014 - Mar 2015
  • Worked across woven and jersey garments from design to production. Assisted marketing team with product descriptions and photo shoots. - Creating detailed shop reports and competitor analysis to present to Head of Design and CEO. - Compiling best and worst sellers to update designs and analyse sales. - Created silhouette designs, print and embellishment using Photoshop and Illustrator. - Liaising with factories in China and India to artworks, lab dips and fit notes are correct, and critical path deadlines met. - QC bulk production garments before approving for stores. - Ensuring sample delivery and preparing garments and outfits for shoots. - Writing product descriptions and assisting marketing team when necessary.


Sales Assistant


Dec 2013 - Apr 2014


Sales Assistant

Dkny Jeans

Sep 2012 - Mar 2013


Sales Assistant


Aug 2011 - May 2012



Fashion Design

Kingston University

Jan 2011 - May 2013


    Fashion Design

    University for the Creative Arts

    Mar 2008 - Aug 2011