On Saturday, 13 November 2010 at the Sri Lanka Design Festival (SLDF), Kasuni Rathnasuriya was awarded the Young Fashion Entrepreneur (YFE) Award 2011. The YFE 2011 Award is a British Council initiative offered in partnership with the Sri Lanka Design Festival, that seeks to champion and...

Building on a plethora of Crazy 8 releases over the past year, Kobe Bryant's signature KB8 II makes its long-awaited return from the adidas archives in its original "Power Purple" colorway. Rechristened as the Crazy 2 and returning for the first time since its 1998 release, the 2014 stays true...

After rereleasing its collaborative Blaze of Glory OG project with PUMA last year, Sneaker Freaker is set to rerelease another gem of a collaboration: the Sneaker Freaker x ASICS Gel Lyte III "Alvin Purple." Sticking to the original recipe, the "Alvin Purple" reissue features a black mesh base...

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...

The Nike SB Eric Koston 2 Max gets new colorway with this "Court Purple" version. Featuring a lightweight Hyperfuse upper combined with silvery mesh, the hybrid skate shoe/sneaker is underlined by a grey Air Max sole speckled with anthracite. Finishing touches include a bright white Swoosh,...

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...

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...

Upcoming special events include an in-store appearance on Friday, April 3rd, by Prodigy of Mobb Deep, who's celebrating the release of the "Shook Ones 2″ limited edition purple 45 (7" inch single). April 4th sees Bun B of UGK celebrating the limited-edition pressing of Ridin' Dirty on double...

Her jewelry line Super Fertile – which she aptly dubs "political wearable art" – is a firm favorite of everyone's favorite hoola-hooping, body-painted 67-year-old superstar. With pieces that challenge traditional concepts of form and objective, Arulpragasam aims to highlight global political...

) - For tourist traps From gems to silk, wood-carving, spices and arts and crafts, Sri Lanka boasts many trades. Especially if you're going with a tour company (the same happened when I was in Saigon), they'll take you to their local trade shops so that you can help boost their economy. On...

 

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