Why Lady Alice Manners is fashion’s new name to watch

Lady Alice Manners

It’s party season, which for a 21 year-old It-girl like Lady Alice Manners means one thing; ‘anything sexy goes.’ The model and aspiring stylist has fast become a fixture on the fashion events circuit this year, after signing with agency Leni’s Models as an ‘influencer’ and collaborating with brands including Bare Minerals, Matthew Williamson and Ralph Lauren.

But then, as the supremely stylish second-eldest daughter of David and Emma Manners, the Duke and Duchess of Rutland, Alice was never going to be one of those shy posh girls who reads something sensible at Cambridge. She credits watching her mother get ready for society dinners as the root of her own obsession with style. ‘I loved watching my mum get ready for black tie evenings at home,’ she says. ‘She always used to ask all of us for our opinions, and still does really – although I’d like to think that she takes mine a little more…