I think that there are directors and writers,” Weiss explains, “Someone like Robert Towne, who when he writes ‘woman enters in pink’ you know that ‘pink’ is the heat, an Algerian pink, a body pink, and you are to follow that… but if you work on something like the ‘Freshman’ with director Andrew Bergman, when he says ‘woman enters in pink,’ that means she’s a very lovely woman, a young woman, a pink woman, a fresh woman.
— Julie Weiss interviewed by Anna Wyckoff for the costume designers guild