Bid on Gene Kelly shoes molds. Description on eBay follows…
Gene Kelly Shoe Mold by Pasquale Di Fabrizio
Bid now on this original shoe mold made for actor and performer Gene Kelly by “Shoemaker to the Stars” Pasquale Di Fabrizio! This one of a kind mold was hand crafted (after a personal fitting) then was used to create footwear to match Gene Kelly’s specific needs.
Length from back heel to toe is about 10.5 inches. Measures about 2.6 inches from ankle to back heel and about 3 inches wide; labeled as a size 7.5.
Molds are in good condition, signs of aging and discoloration on tips and sides. Auction will also include the original box the molds were stored in and paper cut out designs used to create the shoes. A letter of authenticity will be included.
Pasquale Di Fabrizio was a well-known and respected shoemaker based in Los Angeles. He passed away in 2008.
A portion of the proceeds from this auction will benefit the Blind Children’s Learning Center. Their mission is to provide early intervention, education and services for blind, visually impaired or deaf-blind children and their families to empower independence.