61 Elstree Road
United Kingdom

London based Footwear Designer, 10+ years experience in luxury and high-street sectors. Main skills include: Photoshop, Illustrator, CAD design, pencil sketches, illustration, tech specs, range planning, trend & mood­­ boards.

Available for freelance work, collaborations, consultancy design.

Please feel free to contact me.

Anna Kichenside


7, Leicester Road
LE10 1LW
United Kingdom

Established in 1973, the business has steadily expanded to establish itself as a leading Design Consultancy company with worldwide clientele.

Clients include major brands, Sketchers USA being an important current client.

Shoe Styles: Ladies - Men - Baby - Children - Youth - Sneakers - Sole designs - Bows and Trims (Also bridal and handbag bows).

Our services include, shoe design, pattern cutting, fashion forecasting, colour predictions, sole unit and heel design. Specialists in creating cartoon characters. Trade fairs in Europe and USA are also covered. Our USA company, Fashion Trends Inc. provide for the needs of USA and South America. Specialist in shoe patent and intellectual property cases as an Expert Witness.

Rosemary W. Wright
44 1455 634621


27 Torquay drive
United Kingdom

BA (Hons) Footwear and Leather Accessories from De Montfort University,
Leicester, UK. Graduated in 1991.
Shoe Styles: ladies - men - baby - children - youth - sneakers.
Can provide anything from basic pencil sketches to full tech specs, range
building, planning and sourcing. Competitive Rates. Experienced in design of all types of footwear, I now concentrate mostly on womens branded to luxury fashion.  See my website or my portfolio and further information.

Jessica Good

Lora Nova Design Consulting Ltd.

9 Hanover Street, Flat 1
United Kingdom

We provide design and development services to international fashion brands.
Our clients include both established brands and start-ups. We provide them with creative direction, design, product development, branding, strategic growth, merchandising and production.
We specialise in design and development of handbags, footwear and accessories for women and men.
Lora Nova is a high-end luxury designer having worked for some of the industry's biggest names.

Lora Kozarska


31, The Lawns, Hinckley
LE10 1DY
United Kingdom

1975 - 1980  joined Harvey Bootmakers from school. Trained as pattern cutter and designer. Passed CFI footwear technicians papers 1-4 with distinction at Southfields College, Leicester.

1980 - 1990  started design consultancy and serviced over one hundred company's in the U.K. and Europe including Clarks, K's, Barkers, Trickers, Winstanley, Airwair, Edward Green, Barracuda of Italy, Dunlop, Lotus, and many other unbranded company's including numerous womens and children's manufacturers. Many projects undertaken on behalf of the DTI funded consultancy scheme through the design council.

1990 - 1993  started developing and sourcing footwear for niche retailers including Red or Dead, Duffer of St George and Lawler Duffy.

1993 - 1999  started brand X England, exporting to Japan, Europe, USA and the UK to mail order catalogues, Gus, Littlewoods, Grattan, empire stores, Freeman's ( both mens and womens, a total of over 40 lines seasonally. ) retailers including Sacha, Dune, Jade, Raw, River Island and many independents. Also started Daniel Pallett label selling to Kurt Geiger for Harrods, Dickens and Jones, Rackams and many other outlets. Spent five years associated with J.R.Gammidge group as a group company. In 1999 opened own retail shop.

Strengths:  creative directional footwear design including uppers, components, lasts, soles, and heels combined with technical knowledge of shoe making, shoe making problems and quality issues. Experienced with most constructions. Experienced in production control, importing and distribution.

If you can use my experience please feel free to contact me.