Maverick minds: How Irish designers are making their mark on the global stage

From Jonathan Anderson’s Loewe being one of the world’s hottest brands to Simone Rocha’s golden collections and the Clare red carpet designer A-listers are loving, here’s how Irish designers are moving the dial

The founder of Standing Ground, Clare native Michael Stewart, has been quietly building his brand around meticulously designed hand-draped gowns that have caught the attention of Beyoncé, Naomi Campbell and Florence Pugh