Sarah Jessica Parker, Britney Spears, Elvis Presley Shoes to Be Auctioned Off
Tue, 16 Apr 2013 11:48:10
Calling all foot festishists!
Gotta Have Rock and Roll, a leader in rare, authentic sports and music memorabilia, will host an incredible celebrity shoe auction with proceeds going to benefit LaGuardia Arts High School.
The special edition auction, which you can check out starting Wednesday April 24 by going GottaHaveRockandRoll.com, will feature 19 unique celebrity owned and worn shoes from the likes of Elvis Presley, Sarah Jessica Parker, Madonna, Janet Jackson, Sammy Davis, Jr., Miley Cyrus, Ke$ha, Steve Buscemi and many more.
Highlights from the Auction will include:
• Sarah Jessica Parker: To the delight of many fashionistas,the Golden Globe winner donated three pairs of shoes from her Carrie Bradshaw days, including a pair of Prada platform sandals, Dolce Vita pumps, and Jonathan Kelsey sandals. All three items were owned, worn, and signed by style icon.
• Elvis Presley Owned and Worn Brown Leather Boots: These boots were worn by the "King of Rock and Roll" during his first live performance in eight years after taking a musical hiatus to focus on his movie career. The performance took place in 1969 at the International Hotel in Las Vegas. These shoes come accompanied by a letter of provenance from his close friend Charlie Hodge (whom he gifted the boots to), and a photograph of Elvis in the same, or very similar, boots. Also comes with a Gotta Have Rock & Roll Certificate of Authenticity.
• Britney Spears Performance Worn Shoes: The pop icon wore the size 8 pink platform shoes during her 2000 "Crazy" tour. The shoes also come with a letter from Britney Spears and a Gotta Have Rock & Roll Certificate of Authenticity.
• Shaquille O'Neal Worn & Signed Basketball Shoe: The size 22 black and red sneaker was worn and signed by the 4-time NBA Campion during his playing days as a member of the Miami Heat. The shoes also come with a Gotta Have Rock & Roll Certificate of Authenticity.
Proceeds from this special auction will go to LaGuardia High School of Music, Art and the Performing Arts. Unique among NYC's nine Specialized High Schools, LaGuardia Arts nurtures both the creative gifts and academic talents of students from all over New York City. Alumni are a who's who of actors, singers, dancers, musicians, painters, architects and theater wizards as well as successful professionals in many fields, including journalism, science, engineering, medicine and law.
Support the arts and get some cool footwear.
Additional auction items will be available for preview and purchase soon. For more information please visit GottaHaveRockandRoll.com.
Anyone plan to bid on these items?