Prabal Gurung’s favourite things
The New York-based designer shares his thoughts on steamed dumplings and Madonna with ELLE.
“The 1920s. I love Chanel and Paul Poiret.”
“First Lady Michelle Obama, of course.”
Saturday morning finds you…
“In the East Village, in my coffee shop, Bean, with the newspapers or sketching.”
“Prada’s Amber Pour Homme.”
Nepalese food‹basically, steamed dumplings.”
“Demi, Ashton, Derek Blasberg.”
“Pride and Prejudice, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg, My Fair Lady, Wuthering Heights.”
“Putting on ‘Holiday’ by Madonna and dancing alone in my room.”
Best. Book. Ever.
“White Teeth by Zadie Smith. Beautiful, with brains.”
Desert island staple
“Memories. You can’t take it with you.”