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Spanx founder, big Olivia Newton-John’s ‘Grease’ pants, saying they were the inspiration for that line

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The founder of Spanx, is hopelessly devoted to Olivia Newton-John’s pants.

Sara Blakely, founder of shapewear brand in 2000, has himself been revealed as the new owner of the sleek, satin pants, Olivia Newton-John’s famous, brought on by the depiction of Sandy Olsson in the 1978 film version of “Grease.”

The pants, along with a leather jacket, which is Newton-John wore at the end of “Grease” have been in the <a data-cke-opgeslagen-href=”https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/olivia-newton-john-grease-outfit-auction” < a href=”https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/olivia-newton-john-grease-outfit-auction” target=”_blank”>auction</a>, on Saturday, for $162,500 to $243,200, respectively.
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The pants, along with a leather jacket, which is Newton-John wore at the end of the movie, which were auctioned off on Saturday, for $162,500 to $243,200, respectively. The items were in the hundreds to bid for the acquisition of the collection by Newton-John, 71, who was selling the documents in an effort to raise money for her Cancer Wellness and Research Center in Australia.

Blakely, he emerged as the winner of the pair of pants, but it is also one of the film’s Pink Ladies ‘jackets” — on “CBS this morning,” where she claimed that she is going to the body of the pants and the Spanx headquarters in Atlanta, georgia.

“I’m the biggest fan of Olivia since I was a little girl, she was the ‘Fat’ came out,” Blakely said, is that as soon as a friend told me her pants were up for bid, and they knew that they had to do to get them.

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“I’m going to frame them and hang it on the Spanx, because we have a black leather look leggings … and they have grown to be a cult, and they’ve been inspired out of Olivia’s pants,” she added, while the model with a pair of black Spanx tights for themselves.

“I had them, as well as in the Spanx founder.”

Blakely added that she had been hired by Newton-John, whom they called “the O. G. in black tights,” ” to sing at her wedding over a decade ago.

Sarah Blakely, who founded Spanx in 2000, it has been going on in the drawing up of the pants and at the registered office of the company.
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Newton-John, who has battled breast cancer three times since 1992, with the setting up of the Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre in Melbourne, Australia, in 2008.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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