Karin Sheppard from Island Weaves

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Name: Karin Sheppard
Passion:
Weaving
Business:
Island Weaves
What she Makes:
 
At Island Weaves everything is handwoven on non-mechanized floor looms. Her heirloom-quality fabrics are produced with pride and love.

Karin formed Island Weaves in 2000, featuring hand-woven items incorporating her own designs. Her products are crafted from high-quality natural fibers and feature throws made of silk, alpaca, mohair.

Her versatile line also includes multi-fiber scarves and shawls, washable baby blankets, cotton hand Towels, even silk eyeglass cases. Her "Madaket Mall Mats" are rugs woven from recycled towels, jeans and khaki pants.


Website: https://islandweaves.com
Instagram: @islandweaves


Where to find Island Weave Designs:

Karin’s Studio is located on Nantucket at 44 Hooper Farm Road. Her Studio hours are 10 AM - 12 PM and 2 PM - 5 PM Monday - Friday from Memorial Day - Columbus Day

Online Retail: www.etsy.com/shop/islandweavesStudio