The Banana Republic Issa Collection Includes THAT Famous Engagement Dress

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Back in April, Banana Republic gave Kate Middleton another reason to shop there by announcing their partnership with one of her favorite brands — Issa London.

And while the collection doesn't officially hit stores until August 6th, we finally have a sneak peek at the lineup, including this — a $130 navy wrap dress that looks almost exactly like the one Kate wore in her engagement photos. Minus some sleeve fabric and sheen.
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(Fun fact: After those pictures went public, demand for the design was so high that Issa almost went bankrupt trying to produce enough copies. But things worked out for them. Clearly.)

The rest of the collection includes 40 pieces inspired by Banana's safari heritage. Think kimono wrap dresses, lots of pleats, African-inspired gold nugget necklaces, patterned scarves, and envelope clutches — all priced from $39 to $150.

Like this swingy giraffe-print design ($130).
(Banana Republic)

And this ceramic tile patterned shift ($130).
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And this full-skirted zebra style ($130).
(Banana Republic)

If anything can convince the Duchess of Cambridge to add a little more animal print to her wardrobe, it's this collab.
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