Kate McLaughlin's Profile
Hi, and welcome to Homespun For Ewe!
I have been spinning since the age of eight when my interest was sparked by watching a woman (who later became my spinning teacher) spin at a historic festival. I don’t come from a family of spinners but there was something about it that fascinated me even at such a young age. Fourteen years later, I am still fascinated not only by spinning but anything to do with fiber.
When I was thirteen, my other passion, horses, led me to start Homespun For Ewe. I wanted to save up enough money to buy a horse so I decided to utilize my handspun yarn. I began to sell yarn, crocheted scarves, and needle felted items at festivals and craft shows as well as entering spinning competitions and giving demonstrations. I continued Homespun for Ewe all the way through high school. Then I went to college, got married and go…
- Born on December 6
- Joined May 30, 2011