Saturday July 4, 2020

C’est Mignonne! Jewellery to make a mark in

New York designer Mignonne Gavigan’s bright, expressive creations are being snapped up by stylish women on both sides of the Atlantic, writes Elaine Prendeville

10th June, 2018
Flamingo stud earrings, €335

Louise Stokes of Chatham Street’s Loulerie boutique has a laser-sharp talent: she can spot a trend at ten paces. And so it goes that Stokes was the first, and is the only, Irish retailer to stock jewellery by Mignonne Gavigan.

When she introduced it, four years ago, Stokes found that Irish shoppers were quick to embrace the New York line. Particular hits included the ‘Madeleine’ earrings, a quirky, highly embellished take on angel...

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