His fans include Michelle Obama to Demi Moore to Oprah Winfrey. The young fashion designer from Nepal made his start working for Donna Karan, and now he has his own fashion label. His heart still belongs to his home country and when Nepal was hit with a massive earthquake in 2014, Gurung raised more than $600,000 in relief funds. "I was grateful and humbled by the unwavering support and love that I got from everyone, especially the fashion industry," he told Out in in 2015. "It was humanity at its best."
Prabal Gurung (Nepali: प्रबल गुरुङ) (born 1979) is an American fashion designer of Nepalese descent based in New York City.