She met Glen Hansard in 2001 when she was 13-years old. Her father organized a music festival in the Czech Republic and booked The Frames. Hansard played a large part not only in her development as an artist and song writer but also in launching her career. Although they met years earlier, her romantic relationship with Hansard began during the making of the film Once and ended in 2009. Irglova married Tim Iseler in 2011 and announced their divorce in 2012. She now resides in Reykjavik, Iceland, and she and her partner Sturla Mio Þórisson now have a daughter, born in November, 2013.