What’s in store: PR Designer’s Market

The PR Designers Market will be popping up at the Mercedes Benz Colombo Jazz Festival 2017.

The PR Designers Market is a chance for our talented local designers to share their individuality at an amazing setting, the Colombo Jazz Festival at Galle Face Hotel. Expect to shop amazing product ranges at special prices in a unique pop-up by the sea!

Dodo Footwear

What will be available? Dodo loafers for men in a range of colours and introducing ladies footwear

Dodo Footwear’s handcrafted loafer for me is made in Sri Lanka. All of their raw materials from the sole to the handloom material are sourced locally and the footwear is made in Sri Lanka. Seeing as each shoe is handcrafted, this has allowed some liberty on how the final product truly is, more than just the sum of its parts. From leather to the label that nestles underneath your heel, the designers behind the brand put in a little more thought into every part that makes up a Dodo.

See more about Dodo Footwear here

Psycho Mens Clothing

What will be available? Plain tshirts and special prints created by Razeen just for the Jazz Festival.

A brand of men’s tshirts which already have a loyal following from the soft cotton plain tshirts available at PR. Designed by Razeen Rahim, appearing out of his psychedelic suitcase which accompanies him everywhere, this range of tshirts are well priced and super comfortable.

See more about Psycho here

The Good Market

What will be available? A collection of sustainable and ethical fashion brands, House of Lonali, Emerge Lanka Foundation, Sari Connection, Kantala, Selyn & Pedals will be presenting their collections under The Good Market’s umbrella

Good Market is a curated platform for social enterprises and responsible businesses that are good for people and good for the planet.  They organize weekly Saturday Good Market events at the Colombo Racecourse and in Galle Fort, a shop that is open daily in the Lakpahana Courtyard, and an online community platform with more than 300 approved vendors. Come find a selected fashion labels using upcycled and sustainable methods.


What will be available? Select pieces from ANUK’s first collection of luxury ladieswear in pure silk.

ANUK by Samaadhi Weerasinghe is a new brand, launched in November 2016. The brand is based on simple silhouettes in luxury fabrics, made in Sri Lanka and created for the tropics. Her first collection features black, silver ivory, blush pink, fossil grey and saffron yellow.

See more about ANUK here

Paper Rocket

What will be available? Home décor, stationery and accessories with unique prints.

Exciting prints created by Graphic Designer Sugama Manish are applied to her unique range of home decorative items, stationary and accessories.

See more about Paper Rocket here

For the full list of vendors checkout the PR Designer’s Market event page 

One Response to “What’s in store: PR Designer’s Market”

  1. Stefanie Wege-Aluwihare

    Like the initiative! Look forward to seeing new talent and different type of products!
    Warm regards,

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