Alice Temperley MBE founded her eponymous label, Temperley London in 2000, a year after graduating from the Royal College of Art. Alice continues to head up the creative direction of this British, independent brand as it enters its nineteenth year of business.
Temperley London is epitomised by modern bohemianism with a confident, feminine and effortless attitude while staying true to its British Heritage. Alice pioneer’s artisan techniques and intricate hand-worked embellishment; an aesthetic synonymous with her creative style. The core business focuses on women’s ready-to-wear collections, which have evolved to offer a comprehensive range of day, cocktail and eveningwear. Temperley Bridal, which launched in 2006 with two collections a year, is defined by ethereal, timeless silhouettes and is inspired by the romance and decadence of a bygone era. Temperley Bridal offers made-to-order, bespoke and ready-to-wear styles.
The brand currently operates four standalone stores, including its flagship store on Bruton Street in Mayfair, as well as stores in Dubai and Qatar. Temperley London muses include Penelope Cruz, Arizona Muse, Olga Kurylenko, Kate Hudson, Laura Bailey and Florence Welch.
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Temperley London has been awarded the Butterfly Mark for their measurable impact and company-wide commitments to sustainability.
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In 2018, Temperley London was awarded the Butterfly Mark by Positive Luxury for a commitment to responsible practices across innovation, social good, environment, philanthropy, and governance. Alice is a member of the British Fashion Council Advisory Board and enjoys speaking at key industry events. She is also involved with several charitable organisations, including recently becoming Ambassador for Women for Women International. Alice was awarded an MBE in 2011 for services to the Fashion Industry.
Spring 2020 is a celebration of the decorative and the detail. From Victorian mysticism to tarot cards and elements of the cosmos; the hand painted prints, bespoke fabrics and artfully placed embroideries depict a marriage of dreamlike, magical motifs that appear both in day and in evening wear in a variety of guises.