Reese Witherspoon kept her Legally Blonde wardrobe, including 77 pairs of designer shoes by Jimmy Choo

Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon

The actress was delighted with her haul of souvenirs from the 2001 comedy, including dozens of pairs of shoes but she kept them in storage for more than a decade before trying them on with her daughter.

Asked if she kept anything from playing Elle Woods in the movie she revealed she kept the whole wardrobe, including 77 pairs of Jimmy Choo shoes.

While Reese was already established as an actress before Legally Blonde, she admitted the movie had a huge impact on her life and career. She told talk show host Graham Norton she was in England making shooting for The Importance of Being Earnest when Legally Blonde came out in the U.S. and she went home and her life had changed forever.

Compiled by Phelokazi Mbude

Sign up to W24’s newsletters so you don't miss out on any of our hot stories and giveaways.

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For only R75 per month, you have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today.
Subscribe to News24
Voting Booth
Luxity has released a report rating luxury brands according to popularity in South Africa. Which brand is your favourite?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
16% - 34 votes
10% - 22 votes
Dolce & Gabbana
14% - 30 votes
Louis Vuitton
23% - 51 votes
12% - 27 votes
25% - 55 votes