Temperley London entered its 15th year of business in 2015 with its founder, namesake and Creative Director Alice Temperley, MBE heading up the independent British luxury brand. Temperley creates clothes with signature, unique detailing that has made her one of the most distinctive voices in contemporary British fashion.
The world of Temperley houses two lines; Temperley London and Temperley Bridal.
‘Temperley London’ is a feminine, effortless and timeless designer collection which stays true to its British Heritage. Alice pioneers artisan techniques and intricate hand worked embellishment, an aesthetic synonymous with the designer. With four ready-to-wear collections a year, Temperley London offers a comprehensive range of daywear as well as cocktail and eveningwear.
Temperley Bridal launched in 2006 with two collections a year and is epitomized by ethereal, timeless silhouettes inspired by the romance and decadence of a bygone era. The bridal collection is sold at leading bridal ateliers worldwide as well as in the exclusive Bridal Salons found at the Temperley London Flagship Store. Temperley Bridal offers made-to-order, bespoke and ready-to-wear styles.
Temperley London has also expanded into lifestyle with kaftans, soft accessories and Temperley scented candles with plans to move into further categories.
The past 15 years have earned the Temperley brand critical acclaim and devoted fans around the world. Amongst others, ‘Temperley London’ fans include; Amber Heard, Beyonce, Catherine Duchess of Cambridge, Emma Watson, Florence Welch, Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Chastain, Kate Hudson, and Penelope Cruz.
Temperley London currently operates five standalone stores – three of which are in the UK - the flagship store in London’s Mayfair, the boutique in Notting Hill where the brand originated and an outlet at Bicester Village. The brand also has a store in Dubai (the Dubai Mall) and another in Doha Qatar (the Gate Mall). In 2013 it re-launched its ecommerce platform at TemperleyLondon.com which operates globally
In September 2013 Temperley London appointed Ulrik Garde Due as Chief Executive Officer, taking over from the company’s co-founder and longstanding CEO, Lars Von Bennigsen.
The World of Temperley and its design philosophy is set to extend its influence, transforming it from one of Britain’s leading luxury fashion brands to an all-encompassing luxury lifestyle brand.