In celebration of its 24th anniversary, Cotton Collection recently expanded its retail footprint, to the hill capital of Kandy. The beautifully designed 2000 sq foot Cotton Collection store was ceremoniously opened by Chief Guest Jayantha Panabokke – Managing Director of Mahaweli Reach Hotel, Kandy, accompanied by Guest of Honour Thusitha Wijesena, Chairman of the Kandy City Centre and Niloufer Anverally, Founder and Managing Director of Cotton Collection. The new store was opened in the presence of distinguished guests and will now offer Cotton Collection’s trademark trendy, youthful and charming collections in one of Sri Lanka’s largest and busiest cities.
Commenting on the launch of the new store, Niloufer Anverally, Managing Director, Cotton Collection stated, “We are delighted to expand our footprint to Kandy- a beautiful and inspirational city that offers a wealth of retail opportunities. Now our customers in Kandy will be able to access our range of clothing brands, bags, shoes and fashion accessories with greater ease. Cotton Collection is a brand that exudes youthful exuberance and each of our clothing items are created with great care, for the effortlessly chic and modern woman of today, who is social, confident, carefree and passionate.”
The new store is located in the Kandy City Centre, in close proximity to the city’s best hotels, restaurants and places of interest. Kandy has fast become a popular and well-loved tourist destination, and now Cotton Collection is well poised to offer the city’s residents and visitors a variety of exciting fashion options. The new store carries a strong range for ladies encompassing the Cotton Collection staples of casuals and basics, linens and office attire, and the most significant category that defines the brand – Bohemian island wear. There is also a significant offering for the stylish men of Kandy.
The new Cotton Collection store in Kandy showcases all of its in-house brands COCO and Raspberry. COCO is inspired by the look and feel of the beautiful island of Sri Lanka. Blending vibrant colours with casual design, COCO offers fashionable clothing for free-spirited women who are passionate about embracing life. Raspberry, the accessory brand is for the young at heart and features bright and beautiful handbags and trendy accessories that can dress up and enhance any outfit. The Raspberry brand includes edgy sling bags, spacious totes, trendy clutches, and an array of bangles, necklaces, rings and bracelets. Cotton Collection has created a unique shop in shop concept for Raspberry, keeping in mind what appeals to the Kandy customer.
Chief Guest Jayantha Panabokke – Managing Director of Mahaweli Reach Hotel, Kandy, and wife accompanied by Guest of Honour Thusitha Wijesena, Chairman of the Kandy City Centre at the Ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The Kandy Cotton Collection team
Niloufer Anverally, Managing Director of Cotton Collection at the new store in Kandy