Designer 1-2-1: Shahani Gunawijaya

Launched in February 2021 RINA by essgee is a new jewellery label created by Shahani Gunawijaya. An ardent fan of accessories since he...

Bacon Jam - A versatile spread

Trying any type of new food is a challenge I accept with glee. Therefore when I was tasked with reviewing Bacon Jam by Anjo’s I took ...

Designer 1-2-1: Niroshini Perera

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

Forbes 30 under 30 Asia 2021: Two Sri Lankans included in li...

Last morning, two Sri Lankans, Yudhanjaya Wijeratne and Bhanuka Harischandra woke up to the exciting news that they have been included ...

Designer 1-2-1: Joanne Stoker

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

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

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...

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...