"She is every designer’s dream, because the more I put on her, the more she could take it. She could carry it. She had that kind of natural elegance. Very much like Audrey Hepburn.

"As for the dress, ironically it was made with very inexpensive fabrics—nylon tulle—but again Shari could wear it. And she had dignity and elegance. She wore it as if it was the most expensive dress on the planet. So a lot of it has to do with the romance and the magic of the scene."