Alice Temperley is a British fashion designer based in London. Her fashion label Temperley London was launched in 2000. Temperley has been awarded several times including English Print Designer of the Year in 1999 at Indigo, Paris as well as Elle Magazine Best Young Designer of the Year Award in 2004. She was also named one of Britain's top 35 female business leaders in 2006.
"For her, it all boils down to lifestyle. Her second Rizzoli tome,
English Myths and Legends, released earlier this fall, not
only showcases her sketches and elaborate fashion show sets, but
her Somerset home, too--robin egg blue paint, disco balls, Union
Jack flags, vintage fabrics and all."
"British designer Alice Temperley is further documenting her
creative journey with a second book, "Alice Temperley: English
Myths and Legends." Written by Temperley and published by
Rizzoli, the 336-page tome focuses on the designer's
inspirations and methods, and includes more than 250
--Women's Wear Daily "What to Read This Month"
--Vanity Fair "For anyone who loves fashion and romance and escapism, this book will transport you to Alice Temperley's world and may make you buy a dress or two from her, if you haven't already."
--Forbes.com "The new book Alice Temperley: English Myths and Legends, out October 3 from Rizzoli, celebrates the world of Temperley London, offering an extensive photographic look into the inspirations behind its designs. The tome is filled with photos from fashion shoots and editorials."
--New York Magazine, The Cut "Visually, the book is quite beautiful and apparently is made up of mood boards, sketches, and stills from various collections of the last six years."
--New York Journal of Books