This season, Temperley London’s collection was full of the dreamiest wedding dresses! The designer added a bit of structure for spring with a great ivory gown, its bodice corseted and its skirt embellished with floral embroidery
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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.
Wearers of her designs have included Halle Berry, Kate Hudson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Eva Mendez, Clare Danes, Sienna Miller, Lindsey Lohan, Demi Moore, Heidi Klum, Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Alba, Kate Bosworth, Keira Knightley, Leighton Meester, Naomi Campbell, Nicole Richie, Reese Witherspoon, Rosario Dawson and Scarlett Johansson.
Long Jean Dress
Dripping with over sized jewels, glittering sequins and beads, this dress resonates with 1940′s Hollywood glamour. Waisted and with a sleeve, the silk has been cut away between the stones giving tantalising glimpses of the skin at the same time remaining demure. A exquisite dress for the bride who wants to sparkle.
Long Harlow Dress
Hand stitched pearls and crystal components are surrounded with metallic cording and run on straps, under bust and across the low back. A sexy bridal dress with a waterfall front , this is the perfect beach wedding dress.
Long Jessamine Dress
Traditionally made French lace is hand finished with heavy floral embellishment in satin stitch thread with metallic edging and silver sequins in the romantic Long Jessamine Dress. Delicate lace sleeves fasten up to the elbow with silk and lace covered buttons, adding to its elegant appeal. The dress features a deep V neck, but comes with a lace modesty patch so brides can choose to what degree to reveal. A long circular train with a lace scalloped edge befit for a fairytale ending finishes off the dress.
Long Lara Dress
An elegant dress made of crinkle chiffon, draped and ruched across the bust, falling away at the empire line into a full skirt. The cross over back and plunging neckline along with wispy silk chiffon make this a dress beautiful in its subtlety. This is an easy dress to accessorize with jewellery and flowers.
Long Dragon Dress
Layers of alternately pleated and folded satin organza and silk satin make the skirt of this luxurious wedding dress. With a corseted, strapless bodice and heavy silk layered skirt, this is a more conventional structured dress that combines the quintessential Temperley elegance and attention to detail with a more grown up feel.
Long Twinkle Dress
A fairytale dress scattered with hundreds of three dimensional silk flowers and embellished with sparkling lines of Swarovski crystals, embroidery alone takes over 4 days to sew. A long train and accentuated sleeves make this a dramatic yet glitteringly beautiful dress that will leave the wedding guests in awe. A real showstopper for the bride who wants to wear the dress of a lifetime.
Long Anisha Dress
Simple and elegant, this dress subtly flatters and enhances the female form with its clean lines and accentuated waistline. Decorated with a floral corsage at the waist with layers of raw edged chiffon, silver thread and hand sewn bugle beads, this is an effortless and ultimately feminine shape that is quintessentially Temperley.
Long Honeysuckle Dress
A classic gown that Alice Temperley herself chose for her wedding. The beautiful french lace has scalloped edges on sleeves and at the hemline where godets add movement. The beading is also designed by Alice and features silver and clear bugle beads and sequins. This gown is offered with or without a silk satin sash.
Long Faun Dress
Featuring perspex embroidery detail interspersed with handsewn sequins and beads and metallic silver cord edges, this dress is modern classic. The flattering empire line cut, luxurious silk georgette and unique embellishment make this a luxurious, flattering wedding dress with a twist for 21st century brides.
Long Edita Dress
The Long Edita Dress’s heavy wool/silk body with boning, full skirt and train is gorgeous when paired with matching Villarosa Belt. Offered in classic Ivory, this strapless dress is befit for a wedding day to remember. The belt is made from shell and mother of pearl hand finished embroidery.
Long Imani Dress
Crinkle silk chiffon embellished with tiny silver sequins and beads, this dress has a boned bodice that holds and flatters the waist. A full chiffon skirt and plaited straps make this delicately feminine and an easy dress to wear.
Long Zora Dress
Combining gloss satin chiffon,over sized crystal embellishments and an extremely flattering shape, this is a perefct dress for a more relaxed wedding. The bust is delicately ruched and the straps are weaved into a circle shape on the back and covered in circular crystals surrounded by cord detail. The satin chiffon falls from the empire line into a fluid, shimmering skirt. An absolutely beautiful alternative bridal dress if the bride prefers a non structured but nonetheless beautiful dress.
Long Ellette Dress
The Long Ellette Dress combines classic Temperley design elements into a gorgeous result. A heavily embellished tulle bodice hand finished with embroidery and silver crystals is trimmed at the neckline with silk satin flowers with organza leaves. Delicate layers of silk georgette and organza cascade down the the dress, creating lovely movement. The skirt can be fastened up with Dancing Loops to create a bustle look for an evening of dancing.
Long Argent Dress
Architectural silk organza layers fan along the figure flattering Argent Dress, giving it a modern, yet ethereal look. Great paired with a Temperley lace shrug or bridal belt.