GREEN EILEEN creates a "third life" for donated items that are not appropriate for resale.
Through a series of hands-on workshops, fabrics and materials are re-purposed, turning what might otherwise be headed to the landfill into beautiful, new value items.

Join our local artisans who are creating community through a variety of interactive 'hand-on' workshops

Join our local artisans who are creating community through a variety of interactive 'hand-on' workshops

New York | Fall 2016 Events

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New York | Fall 2016 Workshops

Please note that workshops are hosted at two different locations. For registration or more information, visit the EILEEN FISHER Maker Space website.

Learning Lab Schedule

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Lab Store Schedule

Chunky Cowl Workshop | November 30 & December 7, 2-6p
Learn a new technique for scarf making in this textural chunky cowl workshop. You will learn how to weave a cowl using a small, hand loom. Choosing from a beautiful array of upcycled yarn from Eileen Fisher garments, we will experiment, explore and express ourselves--and leave with a unique new item for our wardrobe.  This workshop is in two sessions.

$115 tuition fee

Ugly Sweater Workshop | December 3, 2-6p
Why buy a typical ugly sweater when you can make your own? We'll help you create the most outrageous and craziest sweater this holiday season. We will provide an Eileen Fisher sweater and all the supplies needed to get you into the holiday spirit.

$55 tuition fee

Unraveled Sweater Workshop | January 11, 18, and 25, 2-4p
Prepare to get inspired! First, pick your favorite from our selection of luscious Eileen Fisher wool and cotton sweaters. Next, learn how to unravel it properly to ensure its re-usability. You’ll leave with beautiful, ready-to-knit yarn and a unique pattern to use for your next project. Return for more sessions to learn how to re-knit under the guidance of our expert.

$40 fee per session

Drop-in Sewing Lessons | Saturdays 10–noon
Missing a button? Pants need hemming? Wish you could befriend your sewing machine? Drop by the EILEEN FISHER Lab Store and get expert advice with any sewing project—small or big—from seasoned and creative seamstress Tina Doyle.

$10 suggested donation to the EILEEN FISHER Community Foundation.

Knitting Circle | Saturdays 10:30–1:30pm
Join Kristin Ankney for this informal gathering. Meet other knitters and look to Kristin for help with instruction and assistance in you project. Her knowledge/skills include hand and machine knitting, and crochet.

$10 suggested donation to the EILEEN FISHER Community Foundation.

Seattle | Fall 2016 Events

 

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Seattle | Fall 2016 Workshops

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All Seattle workshops are held at GREEN EILEEN, 4860 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA, unless otherwise noted. Textiles are provided through the GREEN EILEEN recycling initiative. Call 206.722.2551 to register.

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