Hameedia’s Envoy London puts Sri Lanka on global fashion map with Mr England 2021 partnership
Tue, Oct 5, 2021, 10:23 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Oct 05, Colombo: Envoy London, Sri Lanka’s international brand and the premier brand of Hameedia that is synonymous with style and quality, collaborated with Mr England 2021 as the “Official Clothing Partner”.
This is the third consecutive year Envoy London partnered with the Mr England competition where the winner will be presented with a brand new wardrobe which will be chosen when he flies down to meet Managing Director of Envoy London Fouzul Hameed and his team in Sri Lanka. During the last Mr England competition, Envoy London gifted a number of fabulous outfits and suits to the winner, Jack Eyers, 1st runner up Jack Hesselwood and 2nd runner up Zac Oldershow.
Envoy London is intended for the individual who wants to make a strong impression and be a cut above the rest. Made using the finest fabrics and superior craftsmanship, Envoy London embodies the definition of sartorial excellence. Every customer is assured of receiving a masterpiece which is an extension of his personality, style and taste for the finer things in life. Along with tailor-made suits, Envoy has a range of ready-to-wear garments crafted with care and dedication by its very own master cutters and fashion designers. Envoy London outlet at Kensington High Street has a comprehensive selection of formal, casual, smart casual, leather and accessories including made to order and made to measure tailoring options.
Managing Director of Hameedia, Fouzul Hameed stated, “We are proud to be associated with a prestigious national pageant such as Mr England once again. Envoy London has always remained steadfastly focused on producing menswear of international standards and making its mark in the international fashion arena, where I am proud to say that the brand has been well received from inception. It is clear that the continuation of this partnership for the 3rd consecutive year reaffirms our standing in the fashion world and augers well for the future of Sri Lanka’s fashion industry.”
This year the contest was held virtually for the most part due to the ongoing pandemic and the Grand Finale was held at the Heart of England Conference and Events Centre in the Midlands on the 27th of August. Liam Ulla (27), who is the founder of the non-profit Coacoara Foundation and a champion kite surfer was crowned “Mr England 2021” while Lewis Hussle (30), a former finalist on Alan Sugar’s BBC Apprentice, won the public vote and the 1st runner up title. Jake Mathot (23), a talented singer, songwriter, and musician representing Liverpool was declared the winner of the sports round and the second runner up.
Mr England helps pick England’s only entry to the Mr World competition where he will compete for the coveted Mr World title against competitors from all over the world. Back in August 2019, Jack Heslewood, who was originally the runner-up in Mr England 2017, won Mr World 2019 held in Manila Philippines. In 2015, Envoy London Brand Ambassador Christopher Bramell visited Sri Lanka where he spent time at the men’s lifestyle store Envoy Mansion and joined the Envoy Concept Fashion Show. Similarly, Jack Eyers visited Sri Lanka in 2017/2019 with 1st runner up Jack Heslewood, who won Mr World in 2019, and 2nd runner up Zac Oldershaw. Jack and his deputies visited Envoy Mansion and showcased the new collection at the Concept Fashion Show.