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Prabal Gurung Launched a Bridal Collection That'll Make Anyone Feel Like Royalty
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Prabal Gurung Launched a Bridal Collection That'll Make Anyone Feel Like Royalty

Listen up brides - Prabal Gurung has officially entered the bridal market. The designer has announced a 12-piece collection for spring 2022, called "A Love Letter." Since Gurung wanted to keep sustainability top of mind, all of the gorgeous bridal pieces are made in New York City to help reduce carbon footprint. "New York is my home and has been my home for a long time. I always felt this immense responsibility to give back to the city," Gurung told WWD. "The city is a colorful bowl of salad of eight million impossible dreamers. I also wanted to be sure that this collection that was done with so much care was inspired by New York and my love for individuals. It's my responsibility to be sure that I contribute to the industry. There is magic to made in New York. Made with love in New Yo...
Prabal Gurung Gets Specific About the Disgraceful Racism He's Faced as an Asian Fashion Designer
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Prabal Gurung Gets Specific About the Disgraceful Racism He's Faced as an Asian Fashion Designer

Image Source: Getty / Mike Coppola Asian American fashion designer and activist Prabal Gurung was born in Singapore, grew up in Nepal, and lived in India before starting his New York-based namesake brand 12 years ago "to show marginalized people that they are seen, and that they matter." He is one of the influencers, editors, and designers using his platform to address the anti-Asian hate crimes in America, among others such as Phillip Lim, Public School's Dao-Yi Chow, and Allure Editor in Chief Michelle Lee. "I was advised to limit the diversity of my runways because clients wouldn't be as receptive to non White models." While he's speaking up now, most recently penning an op-ed for CNN about the discrimination he's faced in the fashion industry, urging the rest of his peers to stand...
Prabal Gurung RTW Fall 2021
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Prabal Gurung RTW Fall 2021

The designer captured the corseted and ruffled exuberance of ballroom culture but with the signature ease of American sportswear. Source link