Midnight Divas is a popular choice when it comes to finding good lingerie in Colombo. Ranging from normal lacy underwear to saucy bodycon dresses to "naughty" items suitable for hen parties, hetero and LGBT intimate use, their collection is pretty wide. It also extends to goods like disposable toilet seat covers, beachwear, shapewear, strapless gel bras and silicone patches.
Their regular and bridal lingerie are priced under Rs. 1000, but they’ve also got fancy G strings, crotchless underwear, briefs, costumes, and whole bunch of other undies for Rs. 1000 upwards. Most of these items are ordered from China or Thailand (except for lubes and Durex condoms which are from UK), and they appear to be quality checked.
Midnight Divas has two stores in Colombo, down Thurstand Road and Stratford Avenue, but alternatively, you can just order online and get your choice delivered within 24 hours in Colombo.
Triumph is a world renowned brand for their gorgeous collection of high quality women's intimate wear. They’ve been around for over two decades, and before all the other shops with imported lingerie came into being, this was a go-to place in Colombo for undergarments.
The collection boasts of an entire range of regular underwear and seductive lingerie to functional sportswear and swimwear, catering to women of all ages, and different scenarios. The prices start from Rs. 1300 and upwards, and the fabrics are of high quality - so it's durable and you get your money's worth.
They’ve got stores in six locations, and five of them are within Colombo city (Alfred House Gardens, Majestic City, Crescat Boulevard, Liberty Plaza and K Zone - Ja Ela). Their products can also be purchased in leading fashion retailers (Nolimit, Beverly, Uptown Kandy, and Cool Planet etc.), and a few other online stores like MyDeal.lk, and daraz.lk.
You can follow up with their Facebook page for latest products and availability of stocks.
amanté Boutique has an excellent lingerie collection, a tad on the pricey side but they're branded - so they'd last quite a while. It's a MAS brand selling, and the prices start at around Rs. 1,500 and above.
amanté website is pretty neat, and very user friendly, so you can set your preferences and find the products that suit you best. They've got like fourteen types of bras, ranging from simple cotton bras to bralettes, in addition to the usual selection of panties - cotton, bikinis and briefs, hipster and Brazilian, thong, lace, seamless, and boyshorts.
Aside from that, they also offer a range of sportswear, swimwear and nightclothes. You can simply purchase these products online, or else visit amanté Boutique at Racecourse Mall where you can do a fitting as well. Their stuff are also available in popular clothing stores, right next to the Triumph products.
Gali's was an instant hit when they opened their shop at Battaramulla and now they've got a branch at Nugegoda as well. They're known for having a collection that combines the good quality lingerie with affordable prices.
For an example, their t-shirt bras are priced at Rs. 690 and above, while the full cotton bra collection starts at Rs. 760, which are much cheaper in comparison to other stores. They've got thongs, G strings and normal panties ranging from Rs. 250 - 600. The nightclothes are nothing special, really, just a few cotton pyjama bottoms and tops, but they look very comfy.
Secrets has some vibrant undies in their store located at Liberty Plaza, and they also offer a naughty collection of sexy lingerie, costumes and night dresses. They've also got a store down High-level road, Nugegoda.
Their bra collection contains the usual such as push ups, strapless, nursing, sports, and t-shirt bras while the panties range include the varieties of hipsters, padded, bikini, maxi, thongs, G strings and seamless.
While the price of the panties ranges from Rs. 325 - 700, the bras start from Rs. 900 and goes up to around Rs. 2500. They also offer brands Jockey and amanté.
Jockey comes all the way from US, and they cater to underwear, sleepwear and sportswear needs of men, women, and children. You can explore and buy their products from the Jockey Exclusive Store down Duplication Road, Colombo 03.
Jockey's caters to both women and men's need of undies. Depending on the preference, their collection for women is neatly broken down into a few categories like Active, Essence, Signature Stretch, Fashion Stretch, Soft Wonder, Comfies, NPLP - Next Generation and Simple Comfort etc. Adding a unique style to the wardrobe, these undergarments come with vast spectrum of vibrant colors, as well as different patterns, uncommon shades printed on them.
The men's collection of underwear at Jockey's would surely surprise you. They've got around ten types of briefs that provide the contemporary style and fit for any occasion.
Their website gives almost everything that you need to know about Jockey's products. So explore away!
Ultimo Sri Lanka is another brand selling by MAS, which again of high quality, but a tad on the pricey side. Their choices are somewhat basic, but they come with a lot of colors, shades and patterns. You can find these at their boutique at Racecourse Mall.
While their bra collection includes wired (non-padded/padded), padded (wired/non-wired), minimizers and strapless, the cupsizes are crafted from C and going up to DD. As for panties, it's just cotton, hipster and brazilian.
They're pretty active on Facebook, so you can drop a message for more details on the products, and they will happily oblige.
Senorita is a product of Senorita Garments (Pvt.) Ltd. - one of the oldest local garments, providing export quality comprehensive assortment of lingerie since 1979. Even among these imported brand names around, still they've been able to (at least they try to) stand out as a competitive product.
They've got two stores located in the 1st floor of Liberty Plaza, while the office and the factory resides in Ratmalana. The bra collection includes Apsara, Apsara Padded, Senorita Teen, Half Lace, Side Lace, Crossover, Glamour, Pushup, and T-shirt.
Senorita is not very active on their social media, so you will have to drop by one of their stores to check them out. Apart from the two direct stores, their products are available islandwide, in a bunch of fashion retailers such as ASB Fashions, CIB, Nolimit, Diyana, Spring & Summer, Ram Bros, 7 Stories Ranjanas, and Arora etc.
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