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.
New York | Fall 2014 Events
Growing a Sustainable Business | December 4, 6:30-8:30pm
Join us and our panel of green business professionals & small business owners for a discussion about sustainable business and best practices for growth and profit. Registration is required, space is limited. Please contact Pzill@westchester.org to RSVP.
New York | Fall 2014 Workshops
All New York workshops are held at the EILEEN FISHER Lab Store, 1 Bridge Street, Irvington, NY, unless otherwise noted. All textiles are provided through the GREEN EILEEN recycling initiative. Call 914.721.4093 to register.
Holiday Workshop | November 30, 12-4pm | $5 Drop-in
Create a decoration for the holidays with upcycled EILEEN FISHER garments. All-ages welcome.
ONGOING - New York
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 2014 Events
Be sure to check back here for information on future events!
Seattle | Fall 2014 Workshops
All Seattle workshops are held at GREEN EILEEN, 4860 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA, unless otherwise noted. All textiles are provided through the GREEN EILEEN recycling initiative. Call 206.722.2551 to register.
Holey Sweater | December 6, 11-3pm
Has your beloved sweater succumbed to a few holes? Bring it in and we'll show you how to breathe new life into it with applique. Don't have a holey sweater, but want to learn anyway? We'll provide a sweater for you. RSVP by calling 206.722.2551. $40 suggested donation to the Eileen Fisher Community Foundation.
ONGOING - Seattle
Repair Studio | Every 3rd Saturday 11-2pm
Join us at GREEN EILEEN to learn basic techniques to extend the life of your favorite garments. Christina Collins, the founder of a local clothing company, will share her expertise about how to properly sew on a button, mend rips and snags, and freshen up your favorite knits. $10 suggested donation to the Eileen Fisher Community Foundation.