Ruwanthi Gajadeera emerges as first Runner Up

Fashion

It was applause all-around at the AOD when Ruwanthi Gajadeera one of their own students was declared the first runner up at the Gradua...

Fashionably, Danu - La Ceyloné

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On Fashionably Danu I feature the very famous La Ceyloné shirt brand which changed the island vibe in our country. With the streetwear...

Designer 1-2-1: Dimuthu Sahabandu

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One of Sri Lanka’s finest couture designers, Dimuthu Sahabandu founded his eponymous label in 2010. Studying at both the AOD and the...

A Chat with Amesh Wijesekera

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AMESH presents “under the mango tree.”

Designer 1-2-1: Anita Pillai

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Founder of twixt designs, Anita Pillai launched her jewellery collection in 2014 on a site called Etsy which has a huge following overs...

Fashionably Danu - Tony Pellé

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Today I speak about my favourite subject - Shoes. Who can say NO to well-cut shoes which bring out a complete look in anyone? Men’s f...

Blow by Blow

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Based in the UK, Brit Sri Lankan fashion designer Selina Blow is one who is immensely proud of her Sri Lankan heritage. The daughter of...

Designer 1-2-1: Tif Florentina

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Founder of Nakota Tuwa, Tif Florentina’s interest in fashion was sparked by the mother and her grandmother who were both designers. L...

Designer 1-2-1: Maria Domingos and Menusha Gunawardhana

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Bubu with its tagline of Find Your Beautiful is the creation of Creative Designer Maria Domingos and Marketing specialist Menusha Gunaw...

Designer 1-2-1: Niroshini Perera

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Self-taught designer Niroshini Perera trained and worked as a marketing professional. However, her true love for fashion persuaded her ...

Designer 1-2-1: Joanne Stoker

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Conceived by designer Joanne Stoker before the arrival of Covid-19, NåD, a designer label had to weather the storm before it was offic...

Tag me @danu - Indi Yapa Abeywardena Bride

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This column is about promoting everything local and everything interesting. If you feel you have something I need to write about - just...

HSBC Colombo Fashion Week ’21 Day 3 - The Grand Finale

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After two days of back to back fashion, HSBC CFW drew to a close this evening at the Shangri-la hotel. 5 designers showcased their coll...

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

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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,...

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

Fashion

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

Fashion

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

Frok enters the fashion landscape

Fashion

A new contemporary fashion-forward online platform with a pragmatic and conscious brand ethos is how CEO Natalie Jayasuriya describes h...

Designer 1-2-1: Manila Jayasinghe

Fashion

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...

Designer 1-2-1: Thushani Rodrigo

Fashion

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

The Sari Aficionado

Fashion

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

Designer 1-2-1: Hashanthi Madugalle

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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

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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

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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

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

Designer 1-2-1: Manoji Lekamlage

Fashion

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

Designer 1-2-1: Nelun Harasgama

Fashion

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

Designer 1-2-1: Mandy Liyanage

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

Designer 1-2-1 - Shimalka Bodaragama

Fashion

One time model and former air stewardess at Sri Lankan airlines, Shimalka’s travels across the world encouraged her love for fashion....