As a self-taught artist with a degree in Psychology, Siobhan’s unique perspectives intertwine with her creative energy to create spectacular art. Her work celebrates the relationship between women and nature in South Asia, with a particular focus on Sri Lanka. Her art is more than just a visual treat; it’s a representation of the harmonious […]
The world of children’s literature has received yet another delightful addition – ‘When Parents Grow Older’. This beautifully illustrated book, the brainchild of author Sasha Wickremaratne Jayamaha, is set to whisk young readers away on an exciting adventure through life and growing up. What makes this book launch even more special is that it’s published […]
From renewing our gym membership to vowing to eat healthy, every year we make new resolutions to make our lives better. New year resolutions are basically commitments we make to ourselves. We reflect on the past year, retrospect, and re-evaluate our life choices to set new goals and future plans. Undoubtedly, setting up some simple […]
It’s not everyday that you redo your home decor. Whether you decide to wait for a special occasion or make these changes seasonally, you don’t have to be an interior design expert to add your personal taste into your decorating choices. The decor you decide to add to your home says a lot about you. […]
The last two years, filled with Zoom meetings, online conferences and work-from-the-couch have spoiled us. Where once we may have spent hours selecting the perfect outfit for meetings and presentations, we’ve now gotten used to simply dressing from the waist up or excusing ourselves from turning on our cameras by claiming a poor connection. And […]
It’s a common saying that sustainability begins at home and to be honest, we completely agree. It was with this thought that we had launched The Design Collective Edit, a space dedicated to showing brands that were making efforts to be more environmentally and socially conscious. Today, we are proud to announce that Shuffling Suitcases, […]
Written By The Style Whisperer for THE DESIGN COLLECTIVE Whoever said gift giving is an art, they aren’t wrong. Have you ever spent hours online, scrolling to find a gift that aptly represents your loved one? Or what about the time you thought you had made the world record of visiting retail stores in search […]
Written By The Style Whisperer for THE DESIGN COLLECTIVE There was once a time when the only medium to write was engraved drawings on a rock. This important medium of communication has grown with time, cultures and human needs. Today, there are many modern techniques of writing—which includes typing on your phone or laptops, voice recordings and […]
Founded in 2016 by Nihili Senanayake, the brand has been designing contemporary jewels that are stylish, fashion-forward and unique. With a sophisticated design aesthetic that is further enhanced by the brand’s discerning use of materials, this Sri Lanka-based jewellery label offers high-quality products that are loved by people on the island and across the globe.
As any woman will tell you, jewellery is one of the best investments you can make. Whether you’re wearing sparkling diamonds or sticking with elegant gold jewels or simply sporting shining silver pieces, these baubles must be treasured and protected against anything and everything that can potentially cause harm.
From your grandmother’s wedding ring to the necklace you bought yourself after your first promotion, each sentimental piece is one you’ll want to wear forever. Here, we’ve put together some tips on how to care for your jewellery so that it lasts you a lifetime.