Is this the greatest new designer to come out of Ireland? We think so (and others do too)

Irish designer Michael Stewart was the talk of London Fashion Week this spring and is quickly becoming the go-to for headturning red-carpet looks

The London Fashion Week show was a full realisation of what Michael Stewart describes as a ‘rigorous fusion of form and fit’

“Everything I make has craft at its centre,” says designer Michael Stewart. And he’s not alone in his thinking. Having just launched his autumn-winter ‘23 collection as part of Fashion East’s show at London Fashion Week under his label Standing Ground, the show was sponsored by Kildare Village who were early to spot his exceptional talent, awarding the Clare-born designer their inaugural fashion bursary to attend the Royal College of Art in London from 2015 ...