Boots Jane Fonda Wears in ’80 for Brady’ Made in El Paso
As the “Boot Capital of the World,” El Paso is not for a lack of legacy boot makers known far and wide for the talented men and women who excel in the craft and the quality handmade custom footwear they make.
Rocketbuster Handmade Custom Boots is one of the better-known local boot companies. Their elaborate custom boots have been featured on TV shows, fashion runways, and magazines and now you can add the silver screen.
Boots Jane Fonda Wears Rocketbuster Boots in '80 for Brady'
In the recently released all-girl buddy movie “80 for Brady,” Jane Fonda sports a pair of boots designed and crafted in the 100-year-old downtown building Rocketbuster calls home.
According to article in the El Paso Times, the boots were made at the request of Fonda’s personal stylist.
Rocketbuster owner Nevena Christi told the paper stylist Allyson Fanger wanted something "blingy and very visible." The result was a supple pair of bright red and blue boots with stars and the New England Patriots logo on each side.
Christi said an employee broke in the…size eight boots, and then they were shipped. "It was a total hit. They called. She put them on and said she couldn't believe they felt so great.” – El Paso Times
Over the years Rocketbuster has made high-end boots for many famous singers and actors.
Sylvester Stallone, Taylor Swift, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ethan Hawke, Miranda Lambert, Julia Roberts, and Kendrick Lamar are among the famous clientele.
“80 for Brady” stars Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Rita Moreno. and Sally Field.
The movie is “inspired by the true story of four best friends living life to the fullest when they take a wild trip to the 2017 Super Bowl LI to see their hero Tom Brady play.”