Sri Lankan Fashion, Food and Product showcase in Singapore
The work of two Sri Lankan designers Sonali Dharmawardhane and Sarita Rajendran was showcased in Singapore at an Afternoon Tea held at the Sri Lanka Residence on 29 October 2022. The design showcase featured unique Sri Lankan batik evening wear, sarees, and resort wear including silver jewelry and custom-made clutches. The participants at the event included members of the Chinese Women’s Association of Singapore, the Diplomatic corps, representatives of the travel and tour operators, and the media.
The event was attended by close to 80 invitees. A range of Sri Lankan goods including Cinnamon, Gems, Tea, and Coconut products were on display and the guests were treated to delicious Sri Lankan cuisine. Speaking at the event, the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to Singapore Sashikala Premawardhane, invited those present to trade, invest and travel to Sri Lanka and highlighted various aspects of Sri Lanka’s unique tourism offer.