Lisa Bennett

Textile designer and illustrator, with excellent drawing skills, colour awareness and sewing expertise; combining to create distinctive and appealing embellishment design for children’s clothing. see more on my new website

I have been selling work to Mini Boden and Mini Boden Catalogue/Website for 8 years. My design work for them consists of appliqués, stitch logos and print ideas for girls, boys, baby and girls’ nightwear. For the Mini Boden-Catalogue/Website I’ve done five projects; producing the very popular children’s making activities ‘Sock Friends’ (2008) and ‘Sock Pets’ (2010), making ‘props’ for photo shoots and a catalogue cover.

Skills and expertise:

  • appliqué • embroidery • hand and machine stitching • sequins & beads
  • producing high quality, finished samples (see portfolio)
  • drawing • painting • collage
  • great eye for colour combinations
  • Photoshop


Based in London (UK)