katieWhen Katy McLaughlin was 13 and living in Los Angeles, her step father was a horse trainer.

“I would braid the horses’ manes and tails,” she tells me in our recent interview. “And it’s how I learned to pull a trailer. All the horses were very pretty.”

McLaughlin laughs at the memory. It’s irresistibly prescient.

The 31-year-old now owns and runs Hair and There Mobile Salon, a beauty shop that lives in a refurbished vintage Airstream. She operates out of Katy, Texas, a town she was named after (more on that later). Read full article on Airstream.com