Next in line to use “real people” over models to promote their clothes: Banana Republic!
And they've landed on a gay couple, which is sorta appropriate considering the phallic shape of their eponymous fruit. Ha!!
Anyway. Nestled in with a handful of other “real” couples and families is one of the cutest same-sex couples in existence: interior designers Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent! In case you weren’t aware, Nate’s known for his design work with Oprah while Jeremiah was formerly employed by Rachel Zoe.
The dashing pair poses in multiple amazing pics, and their true love totally shines through!
Trey Laird, the chief creative officer behind the new campaign, explained that the latest ads were meant:
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