"Babe Paley taught me a lot of things; How to look at a room, for instance. She showed me how to decorate by throwing things together, expensive things with cheap things from the dime store. She showed me that a room can be fun and personal, and that's the way I've decorated ever since."
Photo: Capote and Mrs Paley in Paris. Mrs Paley is wearing Gucci loafers, with a Gucci purse.