The Temperley London label was officially launched at London Fashion Week in September 2000 and has subsequently grown to become a highly desirable brand with global recognition. Temperley owns three stand alone stores in London, New York and Los Angeles.
Temperley London is currently sold in more than 290 of the best boutiques and department stores around the world, including Selfridges, Harrods, and Liberty in London, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus and Saks 5th Avenue in the US, 10 Corso Como in Italy and A Toutes Les Filles in Paris. As well as Lane Crawford in Hong Kong and Villa Moda in Dubai.
Amongst many others, Temperley London fans include Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Sarah Jessica Parker, Charlize Theron, Jennifer Aniston, Lindsay Lohan, Molly Sims and Claudia Schiffer.
Alice Temperley was born in England in 1975, trained at London’s Central Saint Martin’s College of Art before finishing her studies with a Masters degree at the Royal College of Art. Temperley has won many awards from a young age including the Award for Innovation from Central Saint Martin’s, English Print Designer of the Year 1999 at Indigo Paris, Glamour Magazine Designer of the Year Award, the Elle Magazine Young Designer of the Year Award along with The Walpole Award for British Design Excellence.
While constantly being expanded in breadth, the collections always stay true to the Temperley London philosophy of making timeless clothes for women to look and feel beautiful rather than following trends purely for the sake of fashion.