Hannah Chester

Assistant Designer


  • Abobe Indesign/photoshop/illustrator
  • Fashion Design
  • CAD Drawings
  • Excellent Organisation
  • Timekeeping
  • Sewing
  • Fashion Illustration

Work history


Fashion Design Assistant

Marks & Spencer

May 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • - Supporting the Womenswear design team throughout the design process. -Working across brands and product area, being adaptable and flexible with handwriting to cater for different target markets. -Carrying out inspirational research from catwalks, street style & trend forecasts. -Designing into the ways alongside my senior designer based on research. -Creating high-quality CAD drawings using Illustrator & Photoshop.


Assistant Production Coordinator

Robert Langford

Oct 2012 - May 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • -Supporting the production team during the making process of each job. -Being responsible for the coordination of sending and receiving fabrics and ensuring quality control is implemented. -Keeping clientele up to date with their job progress. -Flagging any potential issues with fabric choice before production.



1st Class BA Textile Design (hons

Chelsea College of the Arts

Sep 2009 - Jul 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • -Specialising in textiles for a fashion outcome I have learnt key technical skills in creating fabrics from scratch, printing, machine and hand sewing, garment making, dying, and designing.


Art and Design Foundation Distinction

Central Saint Martins

Sep 2008 - Jul 2009
  • London, United Kingdom
  • -Specialised in Fashion and Textiles