Watch: Calvin Klein Underwear Campaign Features These Famous Queer Faces

by Emell Adolphus

EDGE Media Network Contributor

Tuesday June 1, 2021
Originally published on May 27, 2021

"Elite" star Omar Ayuso for Calvin Klein
"Elite" star Omar Ayuso for Calvin Klein  (Source:YouTube Still)

In an intimate photoshoot for Calvin Klein's Pride capsule collection, young LGBTQ stars are front and center, including Omar Ayuso, Arca, Isaac Cole Powell, Kai Isaiah Jamal, King Princess, Raisa Flowers, Honey Dijon and Samuel de Saboia.

As reported by Teen Vogue, the campaign, unveiled on May 26, includes a photoshoot and a short film focusing on the global LGBTQ represented by each subject's journey.

"As part of the #ProudInMyCalvins global campaign, the images and accompanying films focus on different parts of the world and at different points in time," Teen Vogue reports. "Shot by six different photographers, the images revisit transformative moments for each member of the Pride campaign."

Klein's Pride collection includes a cotton bralette, boxer briefs, cropped T-shirts, crewneck sweatshirts, denim bottoms, truckers and jock straps.

Aside from showing support through clothing, Calvin Klein has also has ongoing partnerships in support of multiple LGBTQIA+ organizations, Teen Vogue reports, including ILGA World, Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund, and the National Pulse Memorial & Museum.

Additionally, Calvin Klein announced a new two-year partnership with The Trevor Project, the largest suicide prevention and crisis management center for LGBTQ+ youth.

Watch the #ProudInMyCalvins film below and tell us what you think in comments. Does it make you want to buy a pair?