Fashion

NOLIMIT launches Topller Travel Trousers

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

Travelling just got a lot more stylish and hassle-free with NOLIMIT’s one-of-a-kind Topller Travel Trousers, especially designed for the freq...


Dilini Halvitigala School of Interior Design holds second certificate awarding ceremony

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

  Initiates new venture, Dilini Halvitigala Events  Having successfully produced six batches, the Dilini Halvitiga...


Valentino showcases ethereal haute couture collection in Paris

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

PARIS (Reuters): Valentino designer Pierpaolo Piccioli showcased his debut solo haute couture collection in Paris on Wednesday, presenting an ether...


Paris Fashion sparkles in Chanel’s hall of mirrors

/ Friday, 27 January 2017 00:00

PARIS (Reuters): Paris sparkled under Chanel’s stage lights on Tuesday as the French house created a hall of mirrors to showcase its latest c...


British Council facilitates UK Creative Knowledge Exchange at Sri Lanka Design Festival 2016

/ Monday, 19 December 2016 09:01

  Every year, Sri Lanka Design Festival (SLDF) presents an important knowledge sharing platform that captures the future and...


HNB empowers local artisans and designers to shine at SLDF 2016

/ Monday, 19 December 2016 08:57

  Clearing a path for entrepreneurship among Sri Lanka’s design and traditional crafts industry, the country’s m...


Nippon Paint Young Designer Award 2016 rewards talent amongst young architects and interior designers

/ Monday, 19 December 2016 08:56

 From left: General Manager – Sales and Marketing Nemantha Abeysinghe, Manager Corporate Sales Zulfikar Raju – both from Nippon Pa...


Tokyo holds its first fashion show for Muslim women

/ Wednesday, 7 December 2016 00:01

Reuters: Japan held its first fashion show for Muslim women in Tokyo recently showcasing the latest in hijab fashion. Models walking the...


Gigi Hadid crowned model of year at Fashion Awards

/ Wednesday, 7 December 2016 00:01

London (Reuters): American fashion model Gigi Hadid was crowned international model of the year and designer Alexander McQueen named best...


DIMO with AOD takes SL apparel industry global with Mercedes-Benz Fashion Runways

/ Wednesday, 7 December 2016 00:01

  The recently-concluded Sri Lanka Design Festival featured the international fashion platform Mercedes-Benz Fashion Runways. A powerf...


Models in underwear captivate in Paris

/ Wednesday, 7 December 2016 00:01

PARIS (Reuters): Models wearing spectacular lingerie creations wowed fashions’ glitterati last week during the annual Victoria&rsq...


A new Sri Lankan style marketed worldwide through live digital retail

/ Wednesday, 23 November 2016 00:00

  Sri Lankan fashion and apparel industry leverage on digital commerce and live streaming technology for the country&rsqu...


Fouzul Hameed to present exclusive ‘Concept 2017’ show this December

/ Wednesday, 23 November 2016 00:00

  Renowned menswear specialist Fouzul Hameed will continue to uplift menswear fashion in Sri Lanka, by presenting the fourth ...


Premium shirt brand Leonardo makes power dressing a privilege

/ Wednesday, 23 November 2016 00:00

Standing from left: Head of Sales Sudath Ittapana, Managing Director A.F.M. Ikram, Executive Director M.M.M. Ihsan, Chief Financial Officer Janakie...


Livestream launches Destination Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 4 November 2016 00:01

Sri Lanka Design Festival (SLDF) will unfold its 2016 fashion edition tonight with the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Runways.  With a powerful prop...


Victoria’s Secret model Jasmine picked for $ 3 m fantasy bra

/ Friday, 4 November 2016 00:01

Reuters: Victoria’s Secret angel Jasmine Tookes earns wings and diamonds for the 2016 runway show. The model has been selected to wear the ...


Sri Lanka Design Festival 2016 edition of Interior Design Exhibition opens

/ Friday, 4 November 2016 00:01

SLDF Interior Design Exhibition was launched last night setting the stage for the newest trends in furniture, homeware and lighting design amidst a...


Hirdaramani to combine high fashion with travel ease on Mercedes-Benz Fashion Runways at Sri Lanka Design Festival 2016

/ Friday, 28 October 2016 00:01

Hirdaramani is one of Sri Lanka’s leading apparel manufacturers with outstanding sustainable fashion tech. This year, as Sri Lanka D...


‘Hire a Designer’ at REVEAL 2016 presented by AOD hosted at Sri Lanka Design Festival

/ Thursday, 27 October 2016 00:00

AOD presents industries with a fresh group of design professionals to enrich the business sector   With a carefully cur...


Legendary Balmond Studio looks to transform design dimensions at Sri Lanka Design Festival 2016

/ Wednesday, 26 October 2016 00:01

Architectural design for many is about defining a building, however for the world renowned spatial designer and Architect Cecil Balmond,...


Today's Columnists

Delightfully imperfect?

18 February 2017

  A foreign national passing through the Colombo Private Bus Terminal on the day of a private bus strike  – Pic by Shehan Gunasekara     “Forty-year-old Mrs. Doreen Kulandivelu ...


Mother Lanka pregnant for the third time!

18 February 2017

A nattami carrying goods at Manning Market; the National Flag is seen on the wall in the background                                      &nbs...


Acting now for a better Sri Lanka

17 February 2017

Soldiers looking for survivors after a massive landslide in Aranayaka last year. The consequences of climate change will create a new pool of conflicts and will force people to survive and find a suitable way to live somewhere else – Pic by ...


Cashing in on APIs – Leveraging technology to boost your business

17 February 2017

Even if you’re not an excessively tech-savvy individual, you most likely would have used a mobile application in your mobile device via an internet connection, used a Gmail client, Twitter, Facebook, or mobile apps, or purchased something on...


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