Men folk need not feel left out when it comes to fulfilling their shopping needs. There are plenty of places devoted to giving make customers a proper shopping experience.
Statements are made. Some are worn. So states the adage to the Envoy mansion, an elegant colonial-style mansion turned store that showcases the finest in men’s clothing. It is a luxurious men’s fashion and lifestyle destination, where quality and discernment are top on the list. It pampers the man with the best brands; Envoy, the premier brand of Hameedia with Envoy Bespoke, Platinum, Ceremonial, Luxury and Sports making the range of men’s wear, the FH Studio, named after the creator of Hameedia is an icon himself for redefining men’s wear and men’s fashion and becoming a legend in the process; and the International range of global brands include Adidas, Allen Solly, Lee, Louis Philippe and Van Heusen. The customised tailoring done at the Envoy Mansion is made to measure with the finest world class fabrics.
Hameedias was established in 1949. Since then, the store has achieved phenomenal growth to become one of the household names in Sri Lanka. Hameedias today is a name synonymous with high quality custom tailoring and ready-made clothes for gents. Men of distinction – be they corporate executives or the outdoor adventure zealots, bridegrooms, sports personalities and film stars – have all shared the Hameedia excellence. They also stock global quality ready-made brands of clothes with Le Bond, Envoy and Signature having made many a satisfied customer in Sri Lanka. For the complete man these brands carry a full range of fashion from clothing to footwear to accessories.
This lifetsyle store helps you stay in tune with the rest of the world, by selling a range of products to enhance your day to day life. It's an authorised reseller and service provider of Apple products, from computers to phones. It also sells the more unusual items in the Apple range. At BT Store you can pick up books, music and everyday products to elevate your lifestyle.
The well-known luxury brand store TURRET sells a range of high end brand products, from watches to pens. Brands include Montblanc, Baume & Mercier, 88 RUE DE RHONE, RAYMOND WEIL, and United Colours of Benetton. These quality, expensive brands bring customers back to the shop time and again. The shop also sells its own unique range of Sri Lankan gemstone jewellery - Jewel Laurel. A well-established brand name, Jewel Laurel continues to offer high-quality gemstones and fashionable gem studded jewellery of international quality. The innovative jeweller features a range of sapphires, Rubies, Cats-eyes, Moonstones and other types of natural gemstones at modest and affordable prices to its clientele. The showroom and the interior are designed in a way to maintain the glamour and the grandeur of the jewellery pieces. Jewel Laurel continues to offer their clientele a professional and an efficient customer friendly service.
Romafour has taken the local shopping scene by storm. With an impressive building located down Galle Road, Romafour is joyfully over the top. This fashion kingdom is comprised of four floors and caters to the entire family. Most of the clothes here are deliciously loud; sequins, glitter and bold colours makes Romafour truly different from the rest of Colombo’s shopping destinations. As such, the store is catered to largely young audience, but don't be fooled by its youthful appearance, Romafour has a wide selection of formal suits, evening gowns and other grown up attire. Prices are moderate for what you get and the staff is attentive fashion savvy. Take heed, parking can be a little tricky.
Wimaladharma Brothers was established in 1936, as a trading enterprise at 1st Cross Street, Colombo by its founder Deshabandhu W.A. Wimaladharma at the age of 23. This organisation was to become the market leader in wristwatches and clocks in Sri Lanka by the 1960s, under the slogan “The Time Keepers to the Nation,” building a reputable brand recognised across the island, which it still maintains today.
The company has undergone many transformations over the 75 years it has been in operation, dealing in imports, exports, manufacturing, wholesale trade and distribution and more prominently in consumer retail sales. Wimaladharma Brothers today represents many renowned international brands of time keeping devices including Oris, Seiko, Roamer, Casio, Orient, Rhythm, Hermle, Q & Q, Hubert Herr, Renata and also Wembly, a well-known brand of wall clocks.
They offer an extensive collection of wristwatches, wall, table and alarm clocks as well as cuckoo clocks and grandfather clocks, across a wide range of styles and have several conveniently located, contemporary retail sales showrooms in Colombo showcasing these products.
Splash, Middle East’s largest high street fashion retailer’s store in Colombo is a beautifully designed “boutique” concept store with the trendiest collections catering to various age groups of chic and stylish audiences. The store has an interesting mix of clothing for men, women and youth, and denims for men and women, including jeans, shorts and jackets, smart wear and accessories. The women’s wear is colourful and extensive, with some very original designs and shades to pick from. The emphasis seems to be on cottons and soft material ideal for the tropical climate. The store has a large collection of t-shirts. The interesting mix of clothing include the tuxedo, sequin dresses, evening jackets, leather pants and leather jackets in luxurious fabrics like wool, silk, leather and velvet. Extravagant pieces like military inspired jackets, lace gowns and dresses and punk inspired youthful tartan checks are also on display. With a cosmopolitan look and feel, the interior and ambience of the store is trendy.
The Tommy Hilfiger collection at the Arcade Independence Square Mall has a wide selection of menswear, ladies wear, footwear and accessories. As the first store in Colombo to offer the prestigious international brand, the elegantly designed interior matches the global standards followed by the clothing and accessory line, that reflects the brand’s style and impeccable international image as a chic brand for a ‘preppy’ lifestyle.
Since 1994, The Cricket Shop has created to local and international cricket enthusiasts and professional of all ages, while presenting its vast clientele with a range of primary cricket equipment from reputable manufacturers in the UK, India and Pakistan. When shopping for cricket gear at The Cricket Shop you are assisted with trained personnel who provide free consultation and advice on selecting the right equipment and the use and maintenance of such gear. The shop stocks cricket items from cricket bats and balls, leg guards, helmets, batting and wicket keeping gloves, cricket clothing to cricket shoes, specialised cricket bags, autograph bats and stumps and other accessories required by cricketers of all age groups.
The Pepe Jeans flagship store on the second floor of the New Wing, Liberty Plaza, Colombo, 3 is a landmark in concept store design. The creative ambience of the store is in accordance with the brand’s international store layout. Pepe Jeans London, is an iconic brand loved by discerning fashion enthusiasts worldwide for its effortlessly cool approach to style. The store is stocked with men and women’s wear from the Pepe Jeans Spring Summer ‘15 Collection. The collection is a mix of denim wear, lightweight t-shirts and casual shirts for men, and stylish tops and dresses for women. The store also has accessories such as belts and bags amongst others, whilst channelling the vintage spirit of Pepe Jeans.
A name that’s now synonymous with Colombo, Odel is an integral part of the city’s shopping scene. Boasting 33,000 square feet of sheer retail bliss, Odel has steadily grown from humble beginnings to a department store worthy of international acclaim. Odel’s exterior presence follows a traditional formula; tall arched entrances, brilliant white walls and rich wooden interiors, Odel is a homage to colonial architectural establishments in the city. Odel has a rich collection of clothes, from basic tees to exquisite designer wear, Odel is one of the few stores in Colombo that manages to appeal to both a mass and niche audience. Like any department store, apparel is just one of Odel’s product offerings. Designer time pieces, exotic sarees, an extravagant perfume collection, a cosy book store, an eclectic assortment of jewellery and a playful kids’ department truly makes Odel your go-to shopping destination. Though the very essence of Odel is shopping, you will be amazed by the number of things one can do within its richly adorned interior. From a Japanese sushi bar, to a French delicatessen, to a well stocked bar and even a foot spa.
The ultra modern Nike store in Colombo is designed according to the brand’s international standards. The well appointed store is sure to provide maximum customer satisfaction, with products displayed which can be browsed through with ease and a fully trained customer oriented sales team determined to provide customers with nothing short of the best shopping experience. The Nike store is open all days of the week, 10am–8pm allowing customers the flexibility to shop at their convenience. While the Nike store boasts of the latest designs in sports gear, there is much variety and choice to make indulgence a pleasure. From tops to bottoms, a wide array of sports shoes and accessories such as, caps, slippers, sandals, back packs, gym bags and varied sporting gear and equipment, it is store for all ages. Be it a gym fanatic, sports enthusiast, teenager, or school child, the store caters to all needs and across the wide spectrum of age groups with its undisputed range at very affordable prices.