Multi-cultural influences from African beads, batik and ikat prints and bold bright hues are at the forefront of Spring/Summer 2011 fashion. If bold prints and bright colors aren't necessarily your thing, get the look with a little jewelry. This Sri Lanka Fancy Elephant Necklace is the...

The message of the fashion shoot? Studs are still in, despite continuous calls for their sartorial abandonment by fashion critic Cathy Horyn. Biker jackets, fringes and acid washed denim take center stage in this editorial shot by Txema Yeste and styled by fashion editor Juan Cebrian. We've...

A contemporary women’s label, which she launched in 2009, вЂKUR’ concerns the sustainable approaches in the fashion business such as revitalising the dying crafts in Sri Lanka, and recycling approaches. A Member and a passed finalist of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK, Kasuni is...

Upon arriving in Sri Lanka I must say I experienced one of the most painless passport checks ever. It was more or less a straight through job and our luggage was all out within 15 minutes of landing. Dear Colombo airport, please come and give some lessons to the western world about...

At the moment, these videos are all captures that I simply found interesting and worthy of broadcasting. We'll officially kick this off with my last trip to Sri Lanka, where I visited Ceylon Tea Trails and Cape Weligama for five days. What I found most interesting about the whole Sri Lankan...

Boutique hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith serve up three of the best Sri Lankan escapes for your holiday pleasure! Best for tea treats: Ceylon Tea Trails, Hill Country, Sri Lanka Style Peaceful plantation Setting Sumptuous haute hill-station For a taste of Sri Lanka's elegant colonial past...

While I should hope that I'd be returning to Sri Lanka in a matter of months, I never know what the future holds and Adam's Peak is not to be missed when given the chance to visit. Essentially, here I'm telling you to make it a "must" on any itinerary you put together if you book into Ceylon...

Ok so I know this blog is all about DIY, but I couldn't help share with you a few pics from my recent trip to Sri Lanka. Please don't hate me! Has to be one of my favourite places to travel - with mountains of DIY inspiration. For such a small island (just south of India) it has such beautiful...

Mannequins, the fake headless people who make all extra small things look awesome in stores, are still pretty depressing. The rail thin ones keep popping up despite popular demand for mannequins that look like us. Today Topshop finally said they're going to stop ordering a particular "size...

And while you'll meet extremely nice and gracious people throughout the whole of Sri Lanka, Tangalla Bay's staff are truly welcoming. 2. Bring Dramamine (or other motion sickness medicine) While I would love to recommend the whale watching excursion in Mirissa, I did not see one whale......

 

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