JOURNAL — asanka de mel

LOVI Ceylon Nationals to reimagine corporate wear | Daily News | 13 November 2020

LOVI Ceylon Nationals to reimagine corporate wear | Daily News | 13 November 2020

LOVI has a vision- for national dress become standard office wear in our island nation.

Read our feature in the Daily News for more.

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Lovi – the latest fashion trend | Daily News | 11 December

Lovi – the latest fashion trend | Daily News | 11 December
LOVI was featured in the Daily News for setting new trends. Check out our article.

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Lovi Ceylon’s newest take on the Sri Lankan national dress | The Sunday Morning | 6 December 2020

Lovi Ceylon’s newest take on the Sri Lankan national dress | The Sunday Morning | 6 December 2020

LOVI's newest take on the Sri Lankan national dress comes from visualising Sri Lanka and Sri Lankans as a team and asking ourselves what our visual identity would be in this context. 

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Tech Savvy Entrepreneur Turned Fashion Designer Asanka De Mel - Hi!! Magazine Cover Story

Tech Savvy Entrepreneur Turned Fashion Designer Asanka De Mel - Hi!! Magazine Cover Story
The force behind LOVI Ceylon sarongs speaks of his sartorial journey to make the sarong sassy and stylish Swapping life in Silicon Valley for a design studio in Sri Lanka, Harvard Graduate Asanka De Mel is living his dream. The creator of LOVI Ceylon sarongs, Asanka is realising a long held ambition to fuse technology and design in bringing his product to the fashion stores of Sri Lanka and the world. Asanka is passionate about transforming the humble sarong into a fashion statement and making LOVI Ceylon sarongs a staple in every fashionista’s wardrobe. Innovation is his raison d’être. This is evident in his creations which have a pocket and a gold tipped belt adding to its fashion appeal. His work ethic is admirable. His dedication is impressive and his creation - LOVI Ceylon sarongs have an aura of sophistication that makes the wearer stand out in a crowd. Elevating the sarong as a fashion ‘must have’ Asanka is on the cusp of making his aspiration a reality.

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