MERCEDES-BENZ FASHION WEEK: DAY 4

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Sri Lanka drew to a close with a grand finale of 35 graduating students from the Academy of Design  showing their graduate collections. A hothouse of talent, the AOD is credited for building and nurturing the new wave of design talent that is emerging in Sri Lanka.  Fresh designs, in a variety of fabrics, artisanal crafts and interesting silhouettes showed that the future of design in Sri Lanka is indeed bright.

Uddami Wijesekera – Feminine chic

Menushi Jayathilake – Military inspired 

Akhila Madushani Liyanage – Sporty weave


Chanchala Devanthanrige – Exquisite embroidery


Shimalka Bodaragama – leather looks


Pramodya Indeewara -  Clever combat


 

Arancha Rodrigo -  Print rush!

 

Nathali Abaywardena – Sculpted sleeves 


 

Dhaneshi Wagarachchi – Fierce fringing


 

Vindy Kariyawasam – Translucent shimmer


Danushka Weerasinghe – Animal magic


Himasha Kalugamage – Fringes and flares


Pawani  Namaratne – Monochrome chic

 

Manoji Lekamlage –Floral accents


 

Anne Marie Kanaganayagam – Retro reminiscent

Chantelle Rodrigues – Flower power


 

Maryam Marika – Pleasing pleats


Nolitha Uluwita – Black Magic Woman


Siyathi Karunaratne – Dark Wonderland


Shenella Diaz – Street smart


Kimasha Waidyaratne -  Sheer embroidery


Nadeesha Tennakoon – Studs rock


Dulani Amarasinghe – Double Denim


Vinu Dassanayake – Feather feature


Shenuka Ravindra – Sporty silhouettes


 

Chisalene Van Twest – Utilitarian rad


 

Tasneem Zaheen – Woven accents


Yehani Kalapuge – Handloom bling


 

Arthiya Vasanthan – Luxe appliqué


Sharanya Jeyaram – Euro braveheart


Natalie Goonetilleke -  Tasteful Typography 


 

Davina Fernandes -  Sheer monochrome


 

 Anuthara Rajapaksha – Tribal nomad


 Joanne Kulamannage – Detailed denim


 Nimna Wickremasinghe – Houndstooth genius


 

 Ann Mangalee Silva – Sublime textures

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Tina Edward Gunawardhana

Tina Edward Gunawardhana is a journalist specialising in travel, lifestyle, cuisine and personalities. She is also the features writer for Hi!! Magazine. An intrepid traveller, she likes to show readers the world through her eyes and experiences. Follow her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram - tinajourno tinajourno@gmail.com

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