Evening dress of pink silk organza, embroidered with roses, made by Charles Worth. Part of “The Last Debutantes” exhibition at Kensington Palace, featuring dresses worn by debutantes at the last court presentations to the Queen at Buckingham Palace in 1958.
"Liberty & Co., which opened a branch store in Paris from 1889 to 1932, was known as the center of Japonism and subsequent Arts and Crafts movements in London. There were two types of labels used by Liberty & Co.: 'London and Paris' or 'London.' The 'Paris' label was attached to this dress. Paul Poiret also used the textile.” from Fashion: A History from the 18th to the 20th Century (book), by Taschen, via Happy Holliedays blog