My wish for Christmas is....

Christmas is also the season for sharing and now more than ever we need to reach out to our brethren in need and help those that need i...

Young talent fly the flag for Lankan design

Showing an extraordinarily high standard of young design talent in Sri Lanka AOD presented MBFW Sri Lanka. Over three days in excess of...

A fashionable display of talent: MBFW SL 2021

The countdown has begun for the eagerly anticipated Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Sri Lanka gets underway, the designers are in a frenzy o...

MBFW Sri Lanka - Designers Showcase Heritage Crafts With A M...

Returning to Sri Lanka after a hiatus, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week to be held at the Colombo Innovation Tower next weekend focuses on Th...

A chat with Linda Speldewinde - Mercedes Benz Fashion Week S...

With just days to go before unveiling The New Local at the MBFWSL Linda Speldewinde the powerhouse behind the AOD is busy pulling all t...

Olu Swim Week: Day 2

Colombo will come alive as CFW presents Olu Swim Week during two nights of back-to-back fashion on the 12th and 13th of November.

Olu Swim Week Day 1

Colombo will come alive as CFW presents Olu Swim Week during two nights of back-to-back fashion on the 12th and 13th of November.

OLU SWIM WEEK DESIGNER INSIGHTS 2021

Colombo will come alive as CFW presents Olu Swim Week during two nights of back to back fashion on the 12th and 13th of November. Colom...

Designer 1-2-1: Ramona Oshini Jayawardena

CFW 2010 was the launchpad for Ramona Oshini when she launched her eponymous label. A designer with a flair for high fashion Ramona Osh...

Designer 1-2-1: Sajini Hulugalle

Savouring success since she launched her eponymous brand at The Design Collective last month, designer Sajini Hulugalle is already plan...

CFW presents OLU Swim Week Colombo

Introducing another edition of Swim Week Colombo which will take place on 12th and 13th November founder and President of CFW Ajai Vir ...

Designer 1-2-1: Sarah Deen Ismail

Creating a buzz amongst the island’s fashion savants Sarah Ismail’s brand fusion14 is growing in popularity. Starting off on a smal...

Designer 1-2-1: Monika Rau

A fascination with gemstones and how they interacted with light led Monica Rau to forge a career in designing and making jewellery. Lau...

Designer 1-2-1: Twinkle Goonethilleke

Designer Twinkle Goonethilleke was scheduled to launch THE HIGHNESS - Journey of a Dress in December 2021 in France at the Paris Americ...

Designer 1-2-1: Twinkle Goonethilleke

Designer Twinkle Goonethilleke was scheduled to launch THE HIGHNESS - Journey of a Dress in December 2021 in France at the Paris Americ...

Designer 1-2-1: Radhika Perera-Hernandez

Relocating from New York to Colombo has seen the founder of Lois London, Radhika Perera Hernandez’s brand grow exponentially. Boastin...

Designer 1-2-1: Joanne Stoker

Sustainability is a much-vaunted word in the fashion world with almost every designer promoting their sustainability credentials. Joann...

Designer 1-2-1: Dulasha Jayawardene

In 2020, despite a global pandemic ravaging businesses, designer Dulasha Jayawardene took the brave step of launching her eponymous lab...

Amesh wins German Fashion Award

Adding another feather to his cap, London based Sri Lankan fashion designer Amesh Wijesekera has been named as the inaugural winner of ...

Designer 1-2-1: Kasun Gunawardana

In 2015, Kasun Gunawardana burst onto the fashion scene when he showcased his collection at Bright Sparks, the launch pad for young des...

Designer 1-2-1: Gayathri Lindagedara

Architect Gayathri Lindagedara founded Kudya as a creative outlet turning out bold accessories made mostly of brass. Meaning curiosity ...

Designer 1-2-1: Nayani Fernando

Launching her eponymous brand in 2015 designer Nayani Fernando has been on an exciting journey in fashion. She focuses on sustainabilit...

Milk and Sugar: Romaine Willis’ new single is all about te...

Inspired by her love for tea which is singer Romaine Willis’ amber nectar, her new single Milk and Sugar also captures the love for ...

W@W - Mathilda Karlsson

Equestrian Mathilda Karlsson will make history when she competes at the Tokyo Olympics representing Sri Lanka in show jumping. This is...

Air travel during a pandemic

Travelling during Covid-19 has completely sucked the joy out of travelling. Formerly a pleasurable experience, getting on an airplane i...

Author Anuk Arudpragasam longlisted for 2021 Booker Prize

Putting Sri Lanka on the global literary map, Sri Lankan author Anuk Arudpragasam’s book A Passage North, (Granta Books, Granta Publ...

Designer 1-2-1: Zainab, Summaiya and Tasneem Zaheen

Founded by three sisters, this eclectic brand offers products that are beautifully crafted with attention to detail. Using raw material...

Ruwanthi Gajadeera emerges as first Runner Up

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...