Nepali fashion designer Prabal Gurung wins International Fashion Design Award!

Prabal Gurung of Nepal
Nepali fashion designer Prabal Gurung designs dresses for the likes of Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey. This year he has taken out the Swarovski Award for Womenswear 2011 at the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Awards, beating other nominees including the Olsen sisters and Joseph Altuzarra. He was recently appointed as a goodwill ambassador for Maiti Nepal which is run by Anuradha Koirala, CNN Hero of the Year 2010. Well done Prabal!
Image courtesy of New York Magazine