Fashion

Swim Week Colombo gets off to a flying start at Colombo Port

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

Swim Week Colombo, presented by OLU Tropical Water, set itself higher goals to make a stronger impact internationally and got off to an excellent s...


Revlon Miss Universe Sri Lanka 2016 to take place in August

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

From left: Krishani Georee , Loretta Gunawardena ,T. S Prakash , Lou Ching Wong and Michael Wijesuriya By Shannine Daniel&nbs...


Latest Emerald Leonardo brand campaign shot by Triad with renowned fashion photographer Tarunn in S. Africa

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:06

Triad was recently provided with a unique opportunity to take Emerald International’s upmarket clothing brand Leonardo to the next level. The...


Land Rover ‘Dynamic Drive’ revs up Swim Week Colombo

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:05

Land Rover celebrated a collaboration of design and creativity at the recently concluded OLU Swim Week Colombo. The iconic British brand partnered ...


Stafford Garments underlines commitment to sportswear

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:03

RBN, manufactured by Stafford Garments is Sri Lanka’s first performance wear brand for men and women built with the Sri Lankan athlete in min...


A&E Lanka celebrates 125 years globally

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:02

A&E Lanka, part of one of the world’s leading thread solutions provider, marks 25 years as a truly American company and its parent compan...


Adidas, Kanye West expand clothing, footwear partnership

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:01

AFP: Adidas doubled down on its business ties with rap star Kanye West last week, announcing a new line of footwear and accessories to be sold in d...


JAT Furnishing, the modern key to work, learn and live efficiently and therapeutically

/ Thursday, 30 June 2016 00:00

  As part of its rebranding process, JAT has created a new, unified brand architecture that cohesively reflects the company&...


2016 Korean Cultural Festival to be held on 23 July

/ Thursday, 30 June 2016 00:00

The 2016 Korean Cultural Festival, an open forum for Korean culture and sports, will be held at the Musaeus College Auditorium on 23 July this year...


Swim Week Colombo 2017

/ Thursday, 30 June 2016 00:00

  By Shannine Daniel Asia’s first and most foremost fashion platform for swimwear, Swim Week Colombo, took place on ...


Wedding gifts reimagined: GiftSmart.lk transforms the way to gift

/ Thursday, 30 June 2016 00:00

The tradition of gifting is one of the essential parts of wedding ceremonies intended to help newlyweds step into their new lives with ease. Howeve...


Five important international designers to show at Swim Week Colombo 2017

/ Friday, 24 June 2016 00:00

Swim Week Colombo 2017, presented by OLU Tropical Water, will showcase the latest swimwear collections of five celebrated international designers. ...


‘French lace, the story unfolds’ … an innovative exhibition in Colombo

/ Friday, 24 June 2016 00:00

  ‘French lace – the story unfolds’, is a unique exhibition which opened on Friday 17 June at Mod’Ar...


Swim Week Colombo to host swim dialogues through TrendSwim

/ Tuesday, 21 June 2016 00:06

TrendSwim on 25 June Swim Week Colombo, presented by OLU Tropical Water, introduces TrendSwim – an engaging series of dialogue...


Ramani Fernando Salons receives Outstanding Business Achievement award

/ Tuesday, 21 June 2016 00:04

The 40th Anniversary Asian Hairstyling and Beauty Competition was held at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium in Hong Kong on 14 and 15 June. This event,...


Land Rover partners Swim Week Colombo

/ Tuesday, 21 June 2016 00:03

Land Rover, the iconic British brand continues its longstanding partnership with Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) and extends its support with the second...


Swim Week Colombo impacts cuisine through Swim Foodology

/ Tuesday, 21 June 2016 00:02

Started in 2015, Swim Week Colombo is Asia’s first fashion week dedicated to swimwear and is a merging point for swimwear designers, manufact...


Nations Trust Bank’s American Express partners with SwimWeek Colombo 2017

/ Tuesday, 21 June 2016 00:01

Nations Trust Bank American Express; the card that supports the luxury lifestyle to Cardmembers has announced its association with Asia’s pre...


SLDF 2016 Interior Design Exhibition set to play key role in positioning interior design industry this November

/ Wednesday, 15 June 2016 00:00

  Distinguished architects, hoteliers, designers and guests at previous SLDF Interior Design Exhibitions    ...


A big win for Sri Lanka apparel and fashion in London

/ Tuesday, 14 June 2016 00:01

AOD wins International Fashion Award at UK’s Graduate Fashion Week with Designer Amesh Wijesekara Amidst the most distinguished fashion aud...


Today's Columnists

SLFP: A war within

25 August 2016

    As the Government of ‘national unity’ celebrated the completion of its first year in office last week, President Maithripala Sirisena was grappling with a problem that preceded his presidency.  For ...


“Current SLFP leadership doesn’t know Bandaranaike philosophy”

25 August 2016

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party is today controlled by people who do not understand the ‘Bandaranaike philosophy,’ otherwise they would never ally with the United National Party, said Joint Opposition bigwig MP Dullas Alahapperuma, in an i...


A new trade policy for Sri Lanka

24 August 2016

  If the outlined measures are implemented, two prominent sectors will be opened up to international competition: shipping and tea    Sri Lanka desperately needs a new global economic strategy as part of a br...


Gem and jewellery industry: Criticality of a paradigm shift

24 August 2016

  The sapphire pendant in the movie Titanic had an impact on subsequent sapphire sales   Sri Lanka is renowned worldwide for fine gemstones ever since the very early days of international shipping routes and trade...


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