Prabal Gurung is one of the best fashion designer based in New York City. He launched his eponymous collection in February 2019 with a vision to encompassing modern luxury, indelible style and an astute sense of glamour. His focus on quality and innovation has places Gurung at the forefront of American fashion with designs worn by famous leading ladies including First Lady Michelle Obama and The Duchess of Cambridge to name a few. Last night, he launched his Fall collection 2019. A blend of brightly – coloured and intricately – patterned textiles came sashaying down the runway. Those eye catching brocades looks like silhouettes like a tracksuit and A-line dress into statement pieces. Feathered cocktail dresses was mesmerising and also looked like it’s plucked from different fashion eras. Gurung branched out this season by played with construction more so than in the past. Also, trending fashion style like ruffles around the shoulders and neck stood out in particular.
Ken downing told in an interview that he known Prabal from the very beginning of his career, he loves how he has felt it important to culturally use his own background, and also just kind of really embrace the globe – not only in the models that he casts, but also in the influences that he puts in the clothes.
Never one to shy away from politics, prominent activists Tarana Burke (founder of #MeToo) and DeRay Mckesson were in the front row, along with Huma Abedin and Noor Tagouri. “Prabal has such a great way of bringing people together,” mused Brother Veillies designer Aurora James. “It was so amazing to be around other people who are fighting for similar things. And you always see Prabal’s culture peek through in what he’s doing as well, which I think is really beautiful.”