Fashion

Pond’s BB+ adds a pop of colour with Neons and Nudes at CFW 2017

/ Monday, 27 March 2017 00:09

As one of the leading skin care brands in the world, Pond’s unveiled the Pond’s BB+ looks for 2017 themed under ‘Neons a...


Hameedia launches novel ‘Andum Mesaya’ promotion to celebrate Avurudu

/ Monday, 27 March 2017 00:08

To celebrate the Sinhala and Tamil New Year, Hameedia, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist recently launched the very first &lsq...


Styleheads: The new fashion movement

/ Monday, 27 March 2017 00:07

Shirtworks, the retail face of Sri Lanka’s iconic fashion brand, Emerald just got a make-over, a new attitude, and returns to Colomb...


Virtual Closet launched for the first time in Sri Lanka

/ Monday, 27 March 2017 00:03

Another innovative experience by Etisalat Business Solutions As a mobile service provider who is constantly looking for ave...


The Residences at One Galle Face partners with CFW to present Art Connect

/ Monday, 27 March 2017 00:02

Shangri-La Hotels Lanka Deputy General Manager and Director of Finance Rajeev Garg (left) with Colombo Fashion Week Founder and President ...


Sri Lankan Waves to hit the shores of Dubai

/ Monday, 27 March 2017 00:01

Brand introduction to the invitees at the launch Flip flops are a must have in an island culture. It has stood the test of time an...


NOLIMIT extends support for Ransalu Privilege, JAAF’s apparel employee’s welfare program for fourth year

/ Tuesday, 21 March 2017 00:00

NOLIMIT’s Marketing Manager Raneez Sheriff handing over the confirmation papers to CH17 Loyalty CEO Jumar Preena. Also present are CH17 Direc...


Timeless glamour on CFW Catwalk as CJS celebrates Ninety Five

/ Tuesday, 21 March 2017 00:00

  The eternal beauty of dazzling diamonds, ethereal emeralds, resplendent rubies and sparkling sapphires set against the aqu...


Etisalat mobile TV to live-stream CFW and feature Virtual Closet

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

Etisalat Lanka, this year’s CFW Digital Solutions Provider, is geared up to bring the CFW Fashion Ramp to one’s home. The ramp activiti...


amanté unveils ‘Wanderess’

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

  Leading intimate apparel label amanté invites every woman to tap into the wanderer within, as it brings its Spring/S...


Hameedia in Ethical Fashion at Colombo Fashion Week

/ Thursday, 16 March 2017 00:00

Hameedia, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist is participating in the 14th edition CFW Showcase, which will be taking place at the Hilton...


CFW Designer Development showcases 10 emerging designers

/ Wednesday, 15 March 2017 00:00

  Designer development a key focus since inception The Emerging Designer Showcase is Colombo Fashion Week’s desig...


HSBC CFW Knowledge Workshops to strengthen Sri Lankan fashion industry’s expertise

/ Wednesday, 15 March 2017 00:00

  Workshops on styling and illustration by industry experts   Enhancing the knowledge base of aspiring d...


Jaguar partners with British School to encourage creativity in design

/ Wednesday, 15 March 2017 00:00

Jaguar, the iconic British brand partnered with the British School of Colombo (BSC) to support young emerging talent in design in order to empower ...


Jaguar Land Rover celebrates design and innovation at CFW

/ Wednesday, 15 March 2017 00:00

  Jaguar F-Type now available for viewing along with the F-Pace, named as a finalist for the World Car of the Year and World Car D...


Pond’s BB+ to unveil 2017’s exclusive looks at CFW

/ Friday, 10 March 2017 00:00

As one of the leading skin care brands in the world, Pond’s has always been empowering women with radiant beautiful skin. Therefore, it is on...


Nike to launch high-tech hijab for female Muslim athletes

/ Friday, 10 March 2017 00:00

Reuters: Nike Inc will launch a hijab for female Muslim athletes early next year, becoming the first major sports apparel maker to offer a traditio...


Fashion Design Council Sri Lanka broadening horizons for fashion and design fraternity

/ Friday, 10 March 2017 00:00

The landscape and platform of the fashion and design segment in Sri Lanka is evolving rapidly. From historically being a country famed for its text...


Colombo’s first Fashion Cafe makes new style statement for Sri Lanka with young local design talent

/ Friday, 10 March 2017 00:00

With the changing face of Colombo the city is coming alive with some of the most interesting public spaces yet to be witnessed in Sri Lanka. Bringi...


HSBC Colombo Fashion Week creates ecosystem for fashion commerce to grow

/ Thursday, 9 March 2017 00:00

    HSBC Colombo Fashion Week, as part of its vision to create a stream of successful designers, has been expanding and i...


Today's Columnists

Yesterday, today and tomorrow: Whence, where and whither

28 March 2017

“Gotabaya can build a new urbanised technocratic civilisation which is the 21st century equivalent of the magnificent civilisations that this island once built; civilisations that put us ahead of the rest of South Asia, until the Tamil invad...


Sri Lankan housewife further challenged

28 March 2017

    Whilst Sri Lanka at the macro end is grappling to pay the $ 15 billion debt in the next four years, private sector and civil society is pressuring the Government to bring in structured reforms and stronger governance ...


Education is not a commodity: but it is and it should be negotiable

27 March 2017

Students claim that education is not a commodity ‘Education is not a commodity’ has been a popular view almost universally held by Sri Lanka’s student community in higher learning institutions. For them, it is non...


High-tech Panama Canal, a threat to Asia-Europe trade

27 March 2017

High-tech Panama Canal, a threat to Asia-Europe trade The Panama Canal Authority is developing a computerised scheduling and resource management system that it said will help double the number of big ships that can travel through the canal...


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