London Fashion Week: Temperley London Present The Prettiest Pirates


Alice Temperley took us on another one of her wondrous adventures at London Fashion Week.

The stage was set at the British designer's Temperley London show with a dark pirate ship looming over the catwalk.

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Victoria Secret supermodel Cindy Bruna led the charge.

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There were embroidered capes - two words that aren't put together often enough for our liking.

Military style jackets and coats that Adam Ant would be proud of.

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Soft sheer dresses were toughened up with elaborate embellishment and adorned with oversized silk bows.

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The dresses were more swishworthy than swashbuckling.

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Popular sailor tattoos were reimagined in embroidery.

Pirate earrings were taken to new extremes.

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Top-to-toe florals may not be your usual seafaring fare, but somehow they fit the fairytale theme

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