“…Oh honey, do everything in chiffon. You’ll have no problems.”
Theadora Van Runkle did not heed the advice given by Edith Head when researching fabrics for her designs for Bonnie and Clyde (1967). However, Faye Dunaway’s backless chiffon dress in The Thomas Crown Affair(1968) is an exquisite creation.
Van Runkle’s original illustration above.