Prabal Gurung, Mastercard Team Up for Love Is Love Holiday Collection

BREAKFAST WITH PRABAL: Prabal Gurung came out Thursday morning to the Sunken Living Room at Spring Place in New York to spread the love. He has designed a limited edition of sweatshirts, in collaboration with Mastercard, with sayings such as “Love Is Love,” that will benefit the charity, Shikshya Foundation Nepal. Ten percent of the proceeds from the sale of the sweatshirts, which retail for $295, will go to this charity that facilitates the education of Nepalese children in need from primary school through higher education.
Some 200 sweatshirts were made, in two different styles and three colors. One of the designs says “Love Is Love,” while another has three interlocking hearts in yellow, orange and red, a take on the Mastercard logo.
“It’s a way of giving back,” said Gurung, who noted that the charity, of which he is a founding member, has helped 300 children with their education since it began six years ago and has impacted 15,000 lives. “I have a lot to be grateful for and I live my dream,” said Gurung, the 38-year-old Nepalese-American fashion designer, who is based in New York.
Sherri Haymond, executive vice president of digital partnerships at Mastercard, explained, “Fashion is a passion for

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Source: Women’s Wear Daily
Prabal Gurung, Mastercard Team Up for Love Is Love Holiday Collection

Prabal Gurung, Mastercard Team Up for Love Is Love Holiday Collection

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