Jonathan Mitchell

Fashion Designer

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Jon graduated with a BA (Hons) Menswear Fashion Design Degree. His first fashion design role was for the British menswear brand Moss Bros. He then moved across to the east end of London designing clothes for the streetwear label Bench. After being head-hunted, Jon started working as a Senior Apparel Designer for the international sportswear brand Puma. Designing a mix of lifestyle, active, and performance clothing over the next 5 years. In 2008 he set up a Design Studio in his hometown of Brighton working for many different fashion brands including Adidas and Timberland. In 2012 he took a permanent denim design role in London’s west end for Next Sourcing. In 2014 Jon moved to Manchester taking on a sportswear design position with Umbro designing football kits for clubs such as West Ham, Everton, and PSV Eindhoven.


Now residing in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside, working once more as a Freelance Fashion Designer, Jon established J Mitchell Design in 2017 which quickly gained a reputation as one of the UK's leading fashion design studios. JMitchellDesign won the award for Best Men's Fashion Design Studio UK. He's working for clients in the UK, Ireland, Dubai, Qatar, Australia, NZ, Canada and USA including outdoor-wear for Regatta/Dare2b, lifestyle sportswear for Ellesse and Ecko Unltd and fast fashion, on-trend ranges for Instagram brands Aces CoutureVolé La Lumière, ONExU, and Scar Tissue.


JMitchellDesign has helped create and launch multi-product fashion start-up brands across sportswear, activewear, equestrian, lifestyle, sustainable, and performance sectors.


Jon is available for apparel design and graphic design projects, get in touch to find out more.


Brand Portfolio

Moss Bros. Bench. Puma. Next. Adidas. David Beckham. Umbro. Regatta Outdoors. Dare2b. Ellesse. Ecko Unltd. Focus International. Scar Tissue. Aces Couture. Volé La Lumière. Osi Mosi Ink. ONExU. Goose Design. Timberland. Next Sourcing. Sloth Clothing. Veleco. Corporate Clothing. Fashion Design Solutions. Chptr&Vrse. Dirty Angels. Aces Couture. Scar Tissue. Judas Sinned. Goodwood Festival of Speed. MKK Sports. Triumph. Lotus. Boeing. Eddie Stobart. Lansdown. English Rugby Union. London Wasps. Radical Racing. Chichester Theatre. Dartmouth Steam Railway. Hankook Tyres. Nielsen. Phillips 66. Car Shop. Brighton Pavilion and Museum. Ivam Maciel Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Design and Product. Tésty [tey-stee]. Tru Thoughts Recording. Noise Abatement Society. Emperors New Clothes. London Fresh. Unicef. Vibezine. Boneshaker Magazine. Jollyboys Cricket Team. Extech. PropertyNetwork1. Shack O'Shells and Yamaha Racing.



  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Powerpoint Presentations

  • Google Docs

  • Microsoft Office

  • Apparel Design

  • Graphic Design

  • Product Development

  • Tech Packs

  • Fashion Illustration

  • Multi-product

  • Eco-friendly/Sustainable

  • Menswear

  • Womenswear

  • Outerwear

  • Activewear

  • Lifestyle

  • Sportswear

  • Trend Analysis

  • Mood Boards

  • Textiles

  • Denim

  • Brand Development

  • Manufacturing and Sampling

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Jonathan designs clothes for brands worldwide over email, phone, and Skype. For companies around Manchester, Liverpool, Bradford, Leeds, Huddersfield, and Sheffield, Jonathan is always happy to set up face to face consultations. He also has meeting room space in Marsden, England for holding sample fittings and design meetings if required. Fill in the contact form here.