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Sri Lanka’s multi billion dollar fashion manufacturing industry, also known to be the largest export revenue maker for the island; is rapidly expanding its strength in design and creative led development. As part of industry's evolution with the ‘infusion’ of design, Sri Lanka’s fashion industry is witnessing a boom with more and more local fashion labels, designer wear boutiques, runway shows and young, aspiring designers been introduced. This is the setting in which AOD together with DIMO presents Mercedes-Benz Fashion Runways Sri Lanka to celebrate the excellence of these established and emerging businesses on a global platform.
This year, SLDF in collaboration with Mercedes-Benz Fashion Weeks carve out the niche of making Sri Lanka the preferred destination for travel fashion by preserving the island’s ancient cottage industries and combining the supreme know how of the country’s manufacturing industry with the unique strength of been a travel destination
The three day event, will showcase three different collections revolving around contemporary season less travel fashion by upcoming designer talent, industry designers and finally by the future talent of Sri Lanka. This year’s edition will be live streamed while providing the consumer with the shop the runway opportunity.