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MILAN (Reuters): Italian fashion house Versace and handbag and accessories maker Furla said they would stop using real fur in their creations, joining a growing list of luxury labels turning their backs on the fur industry. Fashion houses around the
Views - 615 Monday, 19 March 2018 00:00
Sri Lanka takes the lead in Asia with the innovative first edition of the Responsible Fashion Summit, the first of its kind to push the envelope to bring about changes in the mindset which has a direct positive impact on the fashion supply chain. The
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Nurturing the next generation of Sri Lankan fashion designers collectively has been the key focus since the inception
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Sri Lanka’s batik industry which was virtually revived more than a decade ago, by fashion icon Darshi Keerthisena who
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DI, a leader in leather footwear in Sri Lanka, won several awards at the design competition held concurrent to the Footwear and Leather Fair 2018 which concluded recently.
Views - 69 Wednesday, 7 March 2018 00:00
Sri Lanka is a country with a rich history of female leadership, starting from legendary queens centuries ago,
Views - 172 Wednesday, 7 March 2018 00:00
The Singer Fashion Academy, recognised for nurturing creative skills and helping build entrepreneurial opportunities for women
Views - 38 Wednesday, 7 March 2018 00:00
Continuing to maintain NOLIMIT’s spectacular winning streak, Sri Lanka’s leading fashion retail chain secured two more glittering
Views - 110 Friday, 2 March 2018 00:00
Ajai Vir Singh was appointed as a Council Member of the Commonwealth Fashion Council in London. There are four from Asia and total of eight representing 52 countries.
Views - 85 Friday, 2 March 2018 00:00
LiCC, Sri Lanka’s revolutionary brand of jeans today launched its ‘Jeaneration 2018’ collection at a gala soiree at the Hilton Colombo
Views - 41 Friday, 2 March 2018 00:00
Fashion Bug, one of Sri Lanka’s leading retail clothing stores bagged the Gold award for ‘Best Key Account Partner’
Views - 71 Friday, 2 March 2018 00:00
Professional women and all women with a mission have something to say—and they will wear it. This seems to be the mood
Views - 438 Monday, 26 February 2018 00:00
The UK’s iconic beauty brand, The Body Shop, opened its third store in Kandy.
Views - 697 Monday, 26 February 2018 00:00
This editorial series ‘Wear Your Superpower’ on Daily FT, leading up to International Women’s Day 2018, is in collaboration with fashionmarket.lk.
Views - 160 Friday, 22 December 2017 00:00
The Responsible Fashion Movement is conceptualised by The Design Development Corporation to implement the practical aspect of clean and responsible fashion
Views - 40 Friday, 22 December 2017 00:00
Hameedia, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist offers a shopping bonanza promotion for its customers to make the upcoming Christmas season truly special.
Views - 80 Thursday, 14 December 2017 00:00
Leema Creations Ltd., one of the leading total interior solutions providers and furniture manufacturers in Sri Lanka, was conferred the Brand Excellence in Interior Decorators and Designers Award for the SAARC
Views - 59 Thursday, 14 December 2017 00:00
Initiating yet another promising international collaboration to foster fashion and design innovation, AOD – Sri Lanka’s creative powerhouse – recently
Views - 93 Thursday, 14 December 2017 00:00
For the first time, chic, urban craft trends enigmatically nurtured by an unusual group of Lankan seniors have entered the domestic marketplace.
Views - 94 Thursday, 14 December 2017 00:00
With a continuous drive towards long-term growth and highly focused export-oriented strategy, Badalgama-based apparel manufacturer Sirio Ltd.
Views - 187 Thursday, 30 November 2017 00:00
It’s going to be an evening of chic fashion and trendy designs as the graduating class of AIS hit the runway and present a fashion show with a difference. The event titled PULS8 Feel The Beat will be held on 5 December at the Kings Court Cinnamo
Views - 91 Thursday, 30 November 2017 00:00
From early ages to modern civilisations of today, fashion has played a major role in sculpting societies. Sri Lanka’s fashion industries have risen to cater the international markets at large scale. Thus, resulted a high demand for fashion designer
Views - 92 Thursday, 30 November 2017 00:00
A decade back, the news of a new group of professionally qualified designers graduating was not the kind that interested the business world or the Government. However, the situation could not be more different today. Welcoming the latest cohort of A
Views - 570 Wednesday, 29 November 2017 00:00
N.L.M. Mubarack, the founder of NOLIMIT, the leading fashion retail chain in Sri Lanka, was among the 13 individuals selected by Business Today magazine and presented with ‘Passionate’ awards.
Views - 45 Wednesday, 29 November 2017 00:00
Fashion Bug, Sri Lanka’s leading fashion destination, dazzled the audience as they unveiled this year’s seasonal collection at Serenade, a fashion show attended by their elite clientele, which was held at JieJie Beach by Jetwing recently.
Views - 115 Wednesday, 29 November 2017 00:00
JASTECA Institute of Management in collaboration with JK Agencies Ltd. announces its annual program titled ‘JUKI Production Management Program for the Garment Industry’. This program is implemented with the support
Views - 214 Monday, 27 November 2017 00:00
Hirdaramani recently held their annual graduation – Achievers 2017 – to recognise and reward employees who successfully completed their Learning and Development training under the CARE (Career Awareness Resources to Excel) initiative.
Views - 109 Monday, 27 November 2017 00:00
Industry heavyweights, leading organisations and big brands gathered to employ the latest cohort of professionally qualified designers in fashion design, graphic design, interior design and motion graphics and animation design, to lead creative innov
Views - 67 Friday, 17 November 2017 00:00
Hameedia, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist recently concluded the fifth edition of its highly anticipated, fashion showcase – Concept2018
Views - 91 Friday, 10 November 2017 00:00
As an official industry patron at MBFW, Hirdaramani’s emerging leadership talks about the future of Sri Lanka Apparel while lending its resources and expertise to support emerging designers showcasing at the Mercedes-
Thursday, 18 October 2018
“I have a four-year-old son back in my village. I want to make a better life for him,” says Sharmin Akhtar, a 19-year-old employee in one of Dhaka’s many flourishing garment factories. Like thousands of other poor women, Sharmin came down to B
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Sri Lanka’s excessive reliance on foreign capital to finance investment under favourable external financial conditions is now leading to disruptions, as those conditions change in a decisive interest rate tightening phase in the United States. As U
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Unlike many of our regional neighbours, Sri Lanka is blessed with an abundant water table. However, many companies do not feel the full value of this precious resource due to the limited regulation and monitoring of fresh water extraction for busines
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
It is earlier reported that the growth in bank credit accelerated in August despite the tight credit and money conditions and rising non-performing loans in the banking sector. It is further reported that the year-on-year (YoY) growth in credit accel