Belleboss Series- Nikki Arora

THE TWELFTH INSTALLATION OF THE BELLEBOSS SERIES I hoped that with this series, I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation, who are breaking boundaries and paving new paths for themselves. Moreover, I would like other people to take a little bit of their time to realize how…

Belleboss : Soozana Pvan

THE EIGHTH INSTALLATION IN THE BELLEBOSS SERIES! The number eight is very special to me, so I had to choose someone I admire deeply to be the number 8.  I hope that with this series, I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation, who are breaking boundaries and…

Belle Boss Series : Yashora Samaradivakara

THE SIXTH INSTALLATION IN THE BELLEBOSS SERIES! (For all of those who are confused I have rechristened the Girlboss series to Belleboss series)   I hope that with this series, I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation, who are breaking boundaries and paving new paths for themselves. Moreover,…

The Ultimate Summer Lookbook 2017

‘Winter is here’… has been the theme of this Game of Thrones Season and while Winter is not upon us yet, summer is definitely drawing to a close. I thought that in one last homage to the summer season I would compile a summer look book for all of you. So, with the help of…

Belleboss Series- Risikga Singam

  THE THIRD INSTALLATION IN THE BelleBOSS SERIES!  I hope that with this series I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation who are breaking boundaries and paving new paths for themselves. Moreover, I would like other people to take a little bit of their time to realize…

Belleboss Series – Kavindya Thennakoon

THE FOURTEENTH INSTALLATION OF THE BELLEBOSS SERIES I hoped that with this series, I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation, who are breaking boundaries and paving new paths for themselves. Moreover, I would like you to take a little bit of your time to realize how incredible…

Belleboss : Alison Wijemanne

ELEVENTH INSTALLATION OF THE BELLEBOSS SERIES I hoped that with this series, I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation, who are breaking boundaries and paving new paths for themselves. Moreover, I would like other people to take a little bit of their time to realize how incredible…

Belleboss Series- Tia Bhuva

TENTH INSTALLATION OF THE BELLEBOSS SERIES I hoped that with this series, I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation, who are breaking boundaries and paving new paths for themselves. Moreover, I would like other people to take a little bit of their time to realize how incredible…

Belleboss:ThatChampagneBride

THE NINTH INSTALLATION IN THE BELLEBOSS SERIES!  I hope that with this series, I would find a way to appreciate the incredible South Asian women of our generation, who are breaking boundaries and paving new paths for themselves. Moreover, I would like other people to take a little bit of their time to realize how…

Reinventing the Kandyan Saree

“Everything I know, see or hear, every part of my life is transformed into dresses. They are my daydreams, but they have passed from dreamland into the world of everyday items to wear.” Christian Dior The Kandyan osaree is elegant, classy and authentic. It is a big part of the tradition and the Kandyan osaree…

The Women Lungi

The lungi is a part and parcel of the Sri Lankan clothing.   It is not exclusive to Sri Lanka as it is seen also in other South East Asian countries such as India. However, Sri Lanka is the country where the lungi is now commonly worn by women not just men. It is not…

The difference between the Indian Saree and Kandyan Osari

  In an era of globalisation, our generation looks to commercial, “western” view of fashion.  Traditional outfits are seen as obscure and meant for the past. Sometimes local clothing is synonymous for “tacky” clothing. However it does not have to be.  Different cultures have different types of clothing that should be celebrated and admired not…