CFW to showcase 10 exciting emerging designers

Amid high expectations, dazzling talent and grandeur glamour, the 2016 edition of HSBC Colombo Fashion Week (CFW), will be showcased from 20 to 26...

The ultimate test of body and mind returns

Following the success of the inaugural edition of Red Bull Levels last year in collaboration with Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts, the ultimate test of...

“Tribal Challenge” successfully concludes

361 Degrees, Sri Lanka’s leading Human Activations Company recently concluded 361 Tribal Challenge 2015, which was held close to the Ibbankatuwa Reservoir, Dambulla. This...

Anuradha Roy wins DSC Prize at Galle Festival

Anuradha Roy has been announced as the winner of the prestigious DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2016 for her novel, Sleeping on Jupiter...

‘Kala Pola 2016’ on Sunday 31 January

Kala Pola 2016, Sri Lanka’s annual open-air art fair will take place on Sunday 31 January 2016 along Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 07. Free of...

LOVI: Re-engineering the traditional sarong

CEO of LOVI, Silicon Valley-based technology executive and Sri Lankan native Asanka de Mel is re-engineering the traditional sarong that he knows and loves...

Versatility the cornerstones of Rachel Raj

Rachel Raj, a luxury fashion brand with a vintage appeal, has been launched in Sri Lanka. Its boho chic style concepts and use of...

Ashiya Dassanayake: We deserve respect

Ashiya Dassanayake, hailing from Kandy, is one of the most talented and popular models in Sri Lanka. Even with all her successes, she remains a...

India sourcing fair comes to Colombo in December

The first-ever India Sourcing Fair will be held from 8 – 12 December 2015 at the SLECC in Colombo. The event is organised by...

Comedy Sundays “laugh till you drop, and don’t spill your coffee”

Could you have imagined that there could have been a better combination than Sunday, coffee and a good story book? Guess what, there is...

Legendary couturier Kirthi Sri Karunaratne is no more

Legendary couturier Kirthi Sri Karunaratne passed away today aged 84, reports said. He was one of Sri Lanka's first fashion designers and was later best known...

Alanki Sri Lanka’s pick for Miss Pancontinental

Kishani Alanki Perera has been officially selected to represent Sri Lanka at the inaugural international beauty pageant Miss Pancontinental to be held from 19th...

Sri Lanka’s up and coming fashion designer is back

One of the most anticipated fashion designer competitions in the country, Zainab Ammarah’s  ‘Sri Lanka’s Up and Coming Fashion Designer of the Year 2015’...

Colombo Oktoberfest kicks off from 7th October

A five-day gala celebration of all things Bavarian, Oktoberfest is back to treat Sri Lankans to an amazing extravaganza of German cuisine, music and...

Miss England: Enjoying a Sri Lankan adventure

South Cheshire’s Miss England winner Natasha Hemmings has spent her first photo-shoot in her new role in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo. Natasha, from Nantwich, is...

Lipton Tea; The Roots Of Sir Thomas Lipton And His Legacy

By Ryan Johnson The story starts from a single seed that changed Sri Lankan history and put us on the map to be globally recognised....

Tamil becomes wearable

Tees never go out of fashion. They are the coolest wears and the easiest way to show off your personal choice and taste with...

Kids enjoy a Summer Camp in Habarana

Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts together with their eco-tourism and excursions arm Nature Trails held yet another successful Summer Camp for kids, at the Cinnamon...

Top swimwear designers on show at CFW Swim

The inaugural edition of Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) Swim, presented by OLU Tropical Water and the foremost swimwear designers and manufacturers in the region,...

Annette Fernando’s ‘Girls like us’ in Colombo

London-based artist Annette Fernando (1991) will showcase her work ‘Girls Like Us’ at the Rv8y Stvdio Gvll3ry in Colombo from the 14th to the...