Fashion on the double: Galway boutique celebrates 20 years

Twins set themselves apart with a destination shop specialising in exclusive brands

19th November, 2017
Mary McSweeney and Margaret Gallagher, founders of Galway boutique Les Jumelles Martina Regan

Cork-born twins Margaret Gallagher and Mary McSweeney opened their boutique Les Jumelles in Galway city two decades ago this year.

Three years ago, they moved from their original location on Market Street to their current Church Lane premises, where they stock women’s clothing and footwear by designers and labels including Alexander Wang, Rick Owens, Acne and J Brand.

Running the business together has given the pair the flexibility to divide their time. McSweeney,...

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