Prabal Gurung

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Prabal Gurung
Born1979 (1979) (age 40)[1]
Nationality   Nepali , American
EducationNational Institute of Fashion Technology
Parsons School of Design
Prabal Gurung

Prabal Gurung (Nepali: प्रबल गुरुङ) (born in Singapore 1979) is a Nepalese-American fashion designer based in New York City.

Early life[edit]

Gurung was born on March 31, 1979 in Singapore to Nepali parents, and raised in Kathmandu, Nepal.[2]


In 1999, Gurung moved to New York City, where he interned for Bill Blass.[2]

Awards and honors[edit]

In 2010 he was the recipient of the Ecco Domani Fashion Fund Award and received a nomination for the 2010 CFDA/Swarovski Womenswear Award.[citation needed] He was also chosen by prominent fashion editors, retailers, designers and business people for the CFDA Fashion Incubator for 2010-2012.[citation needed] In November 2010, Gurung was runner-up for the 2010 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund.[citation needed]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Pugh, Clifford (10 February 2013). "Snow what? Alexander Wang, Jason Wu and Prabal Gurung seize their fashion week moment". CultureMap Houston. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  2. ^ a b Givhan, Robin (5 February 2018). "Is Prabal Gurung the most woke man in fashion?". Retrieved 9 February 2018.

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