Prabal Gurung
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Could DKNY be looking for a new creative director? If gossips circulating the industry is to be believed, a search is on for a person to head the design team at the label, which is owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton. Caroline Brown, the CEO of Donna Karan International, is said to be tapping the young designer market in order to breathe a new lease of life into the American brand.

Prabal Gurung (pictured above), Public School and Andrea Lieberman (A.L.C. designer) are all said to be potential candidates for the role. While both Gurung and Lieberman declined to comment further,  Maxwell Osborne, one half of the Public School duo, quipped, “not at this moment,” adding that they have enough going on with their own line.

Stay tuned to for more developments on this story.