HSBC Colombo Fashion Week ‘21: Day 2 – A trove of fashi...

Sri Lanka’s senior designers took to the ramp to showcase their collections on day 2 of HSBC Colombo Fashion Week held at Shangri-la,...

Cargills International Women’s Day Festival: The Disruptor...

On the final day of this festival which ran on four consecutive Mondays, moderator Savithri Rodrigo was in conversation with a panel of...

HSBC Colombo Fashion Week ‘21: Emerging Designers – The ...

HSBC Colombo Fashion Week continues to showcase the latest emerging talent to the world, by exhibiting the fashion innovators of tomorr...

HSBC CFW ‘21: Emerging Designers Unveiled

This evening under the glare of the spotlight 11 emerging designers will take to the ramp to showcase their collection. Undergoing an e...

Designer 1-2-1: Manila Jayasinghe

Living up to the adage, the best things in life come in twos, is the brand Glace which was founded by Manila Jayasinghe and his twin br...

Sri Lanka makes it to inaugural ‘Essence of Asia’ collec...

Three Sri Lankan restaurants, Café Kumbuk, Paradise Road: The Gallery Café, Colombo and Mettha’s Traditional Home Cooked Meals, Un...

The Creative Forces: Cargills International Women’s Day Fe...

Discussing topical issues faced by women in the creative sphere, moderator Savithri Rodrigo put the panellists through their paces at t...

Designer 1-2-1: Thushani Rodrigo

The founder of Todos, Thushani Rodrigo is a shining example of triumph over adversity. Born with partial hearing, Thushani never let th...

The Pioneers: Cargills International Women’s Day Festival

Featuring women who have chosen to challenge conventional career paths and now lead their disciplines with tenacity and purpose, panel...

HSBC CFW: Fashion in a New Environment in 2021

Heralding the new season in fashion, Founder and Managing Director of Colombo Fashion Week, Ajai Vir Singh announced that Circularity i...

Cargills International Women’s Day Festival: The Peace Pro...

Kicking off the first of four consecutive Mondays which sees interesting panel discussions applicable to the modern Sri Lankan woman, T...

The Sari Aficionado

UK based entrepreneur Shana Mahendra runs a professional photography and videography company in London. The lissome beauty favours wea...

Cargills International Women’s Day Festival 2021

Creating a platform to celebrate International Women’s day, Savithri Rodrigo, the founder and creator of the online digital programme...

Designer 1-2-1: Hashanthi Madugalle

Self-taught designer Hashanthi Madugalle is the founder of her label Tales by Tia. Launched in July 2016, Tales by Tia is a brand that...

Wedding Fashion Reimagined

In a unique collaboration with industry stakeholders across the board, Founder and CEO of Lovi Ceylon, Asanka de Mel recently launched ...

Designer 1-2-1: Christina Peiris

The livewire behind the brand X.TINA is Christina Peiris, who was crowned Miss Universe Sri Lanka 2017. Driven by her love for fashion...

Designer 1-2-1: Ashleen Adhikari

Launching her new streetwear brand Sita, Ashleen Adhikari a student of the AOD has created her latest collection called Marigolds. For ...

Through the Keyhole: Inspired by Morocco

Thushanee Illangakoon revels in the cool sanctity of her rooftop lounge. Sharing her three-storyed house with her husband and daughter,...

Designer 1-2-1: Manoji Lekamlage

Realising a long-held ambition to become a fashion designer, Manoji Lekamlage launched her label Mash96 in the middle of 2018. A gradua...

Fusing the old with the new - Indula Jayalath’s Study

Interior Architect Indula Jayalath is fastidious about his home. He lives in a property designed by architect Oshada Kalubowila but it ...

Designer 1-2-1: Nelun Harasgama

The designer and founder of Ohe Island is the charming but self-effacing Nelun Harasgama. She creates sarees which can only be describe...

The Sunroom - Victoria Walker’s favourite room at Canada H...

Known to champion local crafts, Victoria Walker states that her favourite room in Canada House where she resides alongside her husband ...

Designer 1-2-1: Mandy Liyanage

Driven by a combination of a love for fashion and wanting to empower women with her creations, Mandy Liyanage launched her brand Mandy ...

Tropical Minimalism: Treshan Weerasooriya Pereira

Finance professional and aspiring hotelier Treshan Weerasooriya Pereira is a stickler for clean lines. His favourite spot in his home i...

Weaving Stories for Children

UK based author Nizrana Farook publishes her second book while her first book is optioned for British TV. Meshing her own childhood exp...

Changing the fortunes of Sri Lankan crafts - Victoria Walker

Shining a spotlight on the need to preserve the cultural heritage of local artisans while empowering them through design Sri Lanka Desi...

Uniting design and music - Sharmini Pereira

Press Play is billed as one of the most interesting aspects of The Sri Lanka Design Festival which runs from 15th-17th January. Hosted ...