Sure, DKNY, has a huge sponsorship deal with the Yankees, with permanent signage and even a new DKNY lounge for special ticket holders. That said, Donna Karan seems to have more than a mere passing interest in baseball, and at the April 16 game, the designer hung out on the field during batting practice.
There, she schmoozed with Yank’s slugger Alex Rodriguez, and reportedly, she shot the breeze with Joba Chamberlain, Joe Girardi and AJ Burnett with whom she discussed tattoos and the Zen lifestyle.
A company spokesperson says Donna’s spiritual/healthy living- influence at the stadium may be far-reaching, suggesting that a juice bar in her namesake lounge might be nice. Beer here? No, we’ll have a carrot and wheatgrass cocktail. Yum?