“This Month I’ll Wear ...”

For singer and The Voice contestant Remy Naidoo, a love of clothes is central to her passion for performing … Naidoo wears: Beaded dress, Needle & Thread; Beckett high-tops, Isabel Marant; nude leather jacket, Maje; leather shopper, Sophie Hulme; all at BT2, Grafton Street, Dublin 2. Make-up by Bare Minerals at BT2.

Talk of the Town - Take 3: Clean-cut Bags

The Glossy pick? Alexander Wang for 
Balenciaga’s Le Dix Cartable leather handbag (named after the address of the original Balenciaga salon, 10 Avenue George V).

A Bespoke Idea 

Two boutiques with a personal touch. Adding new meaning to the term “local crafts”, the jewellery in Stonechat in the Westbury Mall is not only predominantly Irish (around 80 per cent), almost half of it is created in the boutique’s own workshop: you’ll often catch owner and designer Ann Chapman, right, or one of her colleagues filing off a beautiful piece of jewellery. And according to Marie Therese Duggan, below, owner of The Goddess Room, every woman can have access to made-to-measure clothes, and for the same price as ready-to-wear.

These stories appear in the April issue of The Gloss. Find more features like this in next issue, out Thursday May 1.