2021 Apr 6
The Avurudu season is upon us, and with it comes the rush to buy new green-coloured clothes, gifts for relatives, and all the necessary items to welcome the New Year! While shopping for all this is costly on a regular day, during the Avurudu season, there are bountiful options, considering the many Avurudu sales taking place. So if you are wondering what sales are happening in Colombo, here’s a list to help you pick.
The Design Collective
Hosting a two-day pop-up sale on the 10th and 11th of April from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., in collaboration with all the brands available at their store, The Design Collective is offering discounts of up to 40%. The main event will be taking place at their flagship store located down Stratford Avenue, Colombo 6 and the offer is also valid at their Colombo 7 store inside Butter Boutique. In addition, they’ll be having food vendors selling kavili like athirasa and murukku. However, if customers want to avail the offer from the safety of their own homes, they can visit www.designcollectivestore.com.
Avurudu Pop-Up Sale by Events by Shenali
Another pop-up sale is happening on the 11th of April from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at The Embazzy, 76/1, Flower Road, Colombo 7. The sale will host 23 stalls ranging from kids items to jewellery and bags to clothing and footwear and even antiques, spices, baked goods, fresh juices, and cosmetics. There will be something for everyone!
Brios Market Place
Pelawatta will experience a pop-up sale for the first time this Avurudu season. Complete with a wide selection of vendors selling local products, Brios Market Place is ready to bring you and your loved ones everything from food to clothes and makeup. Drop by at the Brio, the fusion kitchen, on the 10th of April, between 10 am to 6 pm for a different shopping experience.
Contact number: 0112 885 881
For those clothing needs, Jezza is having a sale at their outlets in Kalubowila (flagship store) and at One Galle Face (Level 2), with up to 50% off on selected items. Establishing themselves as a go-to place for modest clothing, Jezza should definitely be on the radar of those looking to up their wardrobe this Avurudu. The sale is going on till the 11th of April.
Hosting their Avurudu Fiesta this year until the 8th of April, Miika is offering their customers up to 50% off. Offering some hot picks, new arrivals and also some of their best sellers in the sale section on their site, Miika’s online sale would be ideal for those looking to make use of an Avurudu offer from the comfort of their own home.
Located at One Galle Face and known for their basic wear and must-haves in your wardrobe, F.O.A is having a BIG SALE where customers can get up to 70% off on selected items. Their denim wear is also on sale and having indulged in a few items from this particular sale, I can assure you that you do not want to miss out on this offer.
If you are looking for amazing discounts on a wide range of consumer electronics, look no further as bigdeals.lk is here with their “Bakmaha Deals”. With up to 65% off till the 11th of April, these are deals you don’t want to miss out on! However, there may be updates in the prices. You can either shop online or contact the number given below to get your order delivered to your doorstep.
Featuring some exciting Avurudu discounts for cardholders on their Instagram page, Beverly Street has something for everyone! So stay tuned to their IG feed to be updated on their latest offers as they have both debit and credit card offers going on till the 11th of April. They are having a flat 50% off sale on over 25,000 selected items at their Rajagiriya branch until stocks last.
This Avurudu season, Essentials.lk is offering up to 40% off as “Avurudu Wasi” on all top brands on their site. The brands include Aveeno, Dove, Nivea, The Ordinary, Neutrogena, L’Oreal Paris, Veet, Seren London, Barbology London, Durex, Playboy, Argan Oil and Victoria’s Secret, so there is something for everyone!
Arienti has seasonal offers for debit and credit cardholders until the 11th of April for up to 20% off. Known for their simple yet elegant wear, Arienti would be ideal for those who haven’t found that new green outfit to wear this Avurudu. While these offers apply exclusively for in-store purchases, there is also a sale on their site for up to 60% off on selected items.
With an offer going on till the 30th of April, The Peach is an online fashion store operating on Instagram catering to minimalistic tank top, swimwear, crop top and bodysuit needs. They are currently having a flat 10% discount on all items, so go check their feed out and purchase some chic clothing for that upcoming summer vacay.
This one is for those looking to buy a new mobile phone, mobile-related accessories, or speakers and headphones this Avurudu season. Teqza has an Avurudu sale going on till the 14th of April, so make sure you check them out – especially if you are looking to get your hands on a JBL speaker this Avurudu.
ZigZag is currently having an online sale for up to 50% off. While they have all types of clothing, in terms of dresses in particular, they have a vast range on offer. For those of you looking to wear a dress this Avurudu, or have been on the lookout for some quality dresses to add to your wardrobe, this offer is for you!
Back with some awesome Avurudu offers, Abans has some unbelievable deals, especially on home appliances. Their online Avurudu Sale going on until the 12th of April is one you can’t miss out on. It offers up to 60% off on selected items, free delivery, and up to 60-month instalment plans. They have some exciting card offers and an online flash sale going on as well, also till the 12th of April.
This Avurudu, gear up your family with Skechers! With up to 50% off on selected items, Skechers has a great collection for you to browse through and get a pair or more for yourself and your loved ones. Visit one of the Skechers exclusive stores at Colombo City Centre, Race Course, Majestic City or Abans Elite. The sale ends on the 13th of April.
Contact number: 0718 060 606
Celcius Luxurious Bedding
While this is not an Avurudu sale per se, Celcius has a buy one, get one free offer this season, until the 10th of April. You get two 18”x27” pillows for Rs. 1,650, and having slept on Celcius pillows, I can honestly say that you won’t be disappointed – this offer is one to get your hands on!
Contact number: 0114 858 859
It’s an Avurudu Fiesta at Softlogic! Offering up to 35% discounts until the 13th of April with up to 60-month instalments and 0% interest, Softlogic has LKR.300 million worth of gifts and discounts in store for you. They have got some super deals on mobile phones and electronics as well if you are looking to treat yourself this season.
Contact number: 0115 128 128
Jia Moda’s store at One Galle Face has a Big Avurudu Offer going on with a large selection of items priced at only LKR.500, which is an absolute steal! For those of you who want to sport an urban, sophisticated and comfortable look, do drop by Jia Moda for this budget-friendly offer.
For Avurudu this year, Cool Planet has seasonal card offers going on at all their stores until the 11th of April. They have partnered up with various banks to ensure that their customers can get 20% off on select credit cards and 10% off on select debit cards. One thing I noticed is that they have a wide range of green clothing, so be sure to check their offers out for the perfect Avurudu outfit.
With a flat 30% off on selected items until the 10th of April, Odel is here to help you celebrate and shop for Avurudu in style! This discount applies to brands like Mothercare, Toy Store, Davidoff, Wyos, Luv SL, B Iconic and Aldo too! However, the offer is only available on their online store, so get browsing before stocks run out! For card discounts, visit their stores.
Due to the restrictions in place, those who are hesitant to visit the stores to avail the store-wide offers can peruse the online offers to spoil themselves and their loved ones this Avurudu season. And to those who do visit the stores, don’t forget that Covid-19 is still spreading and you need to protect yourself and others by following protocols, wearing your mask, sanitising your hands and staying safe! Happy shopping!