The Final Curtsey for Phoenix magazine

new work for Phoenix magazine – see the full shoot here In 1958 the last “proper” British debs were presented before Queen Elizabeth II, when a record number of 1,400 girls curtseyed to her. It ended that year under pressure from palace advisers that the rite was out of touch. These debutantes were about to enter the swinging sixties – how did they feel about taking part? Photographer: Holly Falconer Stylist: Jaclyn Bethany Models: Jess Houghton at Next Model Management, Lucy Chappell at Storm Model Management, Lydia Graham at Models 1 Hair: Elvire Roux using Bumble and bumble, Makeup: Michelle Dacillo …