Rainbow bright: How New Jersey celebrities showed their gay pride

weny-williams-pride-2016Wendy Williams via Facebook

It was a bittersweet Gay Pride 2016 in the wake of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando but New Jersey celebrities took the opportunity to fly their rainbow colors in honor of LOVE. Here were some of the ways they waved the gay pride flag:

Talk show host Wendy Williams:

Happy Pride! #pride #pride2016 #prideparade Styled by @memsor

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Nick Jonas:

Be proud. @awpillustrations #pride #lgbt

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RHONJ star Kathy Wakile, who told us how the Orlando tragedy inspired the rainbow cake she baked for her sister Rosie Pierri‘s birthday last weekend, showed it off again:

Happy Pride! Celebrate who YOU are! #loveislove

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Zach Braff:

Happy Pride from The West Village.

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Makeup maven (and Montclair resident) Bobbi Brown:

Happy #PRIDE day. #lovewins

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Bravo host and RHONJ BFF Andy Cohen celebrated with a tribute to his mom:

Frankie Grande and his glittering hair:

So much to be proud of. #pride ???? (photo cred: @jonerikgoldberg)

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Joe Jonas showed off his gay pride fans:

???? #stlpride ????

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Yeezy model and OMJ Trendsetter Stephen Carlstrom wrote about the special meaning of the parade this year:

Sing at the top of your voice, love without fear in your heart ???? #Pride2016

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