Sarah Jessica Parker donned pairs of dazzling designer footwear as shoe-obsessed Carrie Bradshaw in Sex and the City, but there was one pair she has revealed she won't ever forget. The mother-of-three revealed that a pair of infamous Manolo Blahnik shoes – her character's favourite designer – made a particularly strong impression on her during filming.
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Sarah Jessica Parker has revealed her favourite show moment from Sex and the City
"I think the one that people remember, love and talk about a lot is the moment she sees the Manolo Mary Janes in the Vogue closet and says, 'Oh my god, I thought this was an urban myth'," the 50-year-old told Harper's Bazaar. "I think that was a very funny and clever way of talking about something that is to some, a silly sort of infatuation. But it gives it some kind of smarts."
For Sarah Jessica, it was a memorable milestone, and she confessed that she had already seen the shoes, and been such a fan that she added them to her world-famous stylish wardrobe.
"That's great writing and the fact that that great shoe existed… I knew from that, because I had borrowed a pair for an event and ended up keeping them."
Sarah Jessica played shoe-obsessed Carrie Bradshaw in the hit series
She added: "But then, one time, I did see Manolo Mary Janes in the Vogue closet and they weren't beaten up. Mine were soaked from the rain, and I had run city blocks in those shoes. When Carrie said that line, I was like, 'I get it!'"
Off-screen, there's no doubt that Sarah Jessica has a passion for shoes. Ever since launching her own line, the Sarah Jessica Parker Collection, in February 2014, the actress has been growing her empire including designer collaborations, the launch of a bridal shoe collection, and most recently, a deal with major department store Bloomingdale's.