My objects of desire: Aoibheann McNamara

The proprietor of Galway’s Ard Bia restaurant and co-founder of The Tweed Project talks favourite finds, lockdown lessons and unusual souvenirs

Aoibheann McNamara, co-founder of The Tweed Project. Picture: Nathalie Márquez Courtney

Fashion to me is a beautiful form of self-expression. I like exploring different styles and looks, but I would never want any one of them to define me. One minute I’d be wearing stars and the next minute I’d be wearing French sailing dungarees or 12-year-old Topshop jeans.

Triona Lillis, my Tweed Project co-founder, knocks it out of the park. She’s got an innate sense of style that’s beautiful and playful. I also love meeting ...