- When Dior saw one of her coat designs, he asked her, slyly, if she would 'forget' her coat for a few hours.
- When her work was displayed in a downtown San Francisco department store display window, the caption was Dior or Roublon? The display had works by both designers. Customers overwhelmingly selected her designs over his.
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