Why Nate Berkus' Wedding to Jeremiah Brent Was Historic

PHOTO: Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent are seen on April 24, 2014 in New York City.

Nate Berkus got married in historic fashion over the weekend.

The designer and author married Jeremiah Brent on Saturday at the New York Public Library, their rep told People magazine.

The "American Dream Builders" host, 42, and Brent, 29, were the first same-sex couple to wed at the New York City landmark.

Read: Interior Designer Nate Berkus on Finding Meaning at Home

As expected, the couple was decked out to the nines, with Berkus wearing a J.Crew suit and Brent wearing Saint Laurent with 220 guests looking on, including Oprah Winfrey, Rachael Ray, Katie Lee, Rebecca Minkoff, Irene Neuwirth and Busy Philipps.

Long wooden farm tables were covered in linens from Berkus's own fabric collection for the reception. DJ Mad Marj deejayed the after-party and singer Estelle gave a special performance of "American Boy," as well.

Join the Discussion
You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer. Please click here to upgrade your browser in order to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus
You Might Also Like...
See It, Share It
PHOTO: U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston stopped a would be smuggler from bringing nearly 7 ounces of cocaine into the country in tamales, Aug. 22, 2014.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Real Housewife Phaedra Parks Lists Home in Suburban Atlanta
Real Housewives of Atlanta star, Phaedra Parks, has listed her 4,000-square-foot home with 5 bedrooms and 6 baths for $340,900.
In this image from video posted on Facebook, courtesy of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, former President George W. Bush participates in the ice bucket challenge with the help of his wife, Laura Bush, in Kennebunkport, Maine.
(Courtesy George W. Bush Presidential Center/AP)