Interview: Darshi Keerthisena on Sri Lanka’s Batik craft and its future


Batik is one of Sri Lanka’s most loved and versatile heritage crafts and Darshi Keerthisena has used her artistic tool kit and shaped it into a must-have in every fashionista’s wardrobe.

She is the Creative Director of Buddhi Batiks, a legacy enterprise handed down to her by her parents.

Starting with the batik sari Dharshi added to her portfolio with Western attire, swimwear and accessories, etching Buddhi Batiks indelibly on the fashion consciousness of both men and women.

Lanka Business Online had a chat with her recently to find out more about the work and also about the future of the industry……

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