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Events and Activities


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Drop-In Sewing Lessons
Ongoing; Saturdays,
10am-noon
EILEEN FISHER LAB Store,
1 Bridge Street, Irvington, NY
914.721.2897
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
Ongoing; Saturdays,
10:30am-1:30pm
EILEEN FISHER LAB Store,
1 Bridge Street, Irvington, NY
914.721.2897
Join Kristin Ankney for this informal gathering. Meet other knitters and look to Kristin for help with instruction and assistance in your project. Her knowledge/skills include hand and machine knitting, and crochet. $10 suggested donation to the Eileen Fisher Community Foundation.


Textile Jewelry
Fabric-Covered Button Necklaces
3/7/2015
2:00pm- 6:00pm
Eileen Fisher LAB Store
1 Bridge Street. Irvington, New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Learn how to create one-of-a-kind textile jewelry pieces using covered buttons and upcycled materials. Participants will be shown how to cover button forms and assemble into a necklace using a variety of recycled Eileen Fisher fabrics and yarns, as well as buttons, snaps, zippers, etc. Each participant will leave with at least one necklace of their own design. For all skill levels, basic sewing skills helpful but not required. Instructor: Kristin Eksuzian. $75 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, and light snack.

Shibori, Japanese Art of Decorative Dyeing
3/28/2015
1:00pm to 6:00pm

4/18/2015
1:00pm-6:00pm

5/16/2015
1:00pm-6:00pm
Eileen Fisher Makers Space
50 S Buckhout Street.
Irvington, New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Learn the centuries-old Japanese method of dyeing cloth by binding, stitching, folding, twisting and compressing through demostration and hands-on application. Utilizing recycled materials, participants may also bring their own (light color)washable silk garment to refresh with shibori design. Instructor: Jean Wasil. $115 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, and light snack.

Sweater Repair Workshop
4/11/2015
2:00pm-6:00pm
Eileen Fisher LAB Store
1 Bridge Street. Irvington,
New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Learn how to bring your old sweaters back to life! Participants will learn how to repair pulls, snags, and holes in knitted garments. Recycled Eileen Fisher sweaters will be provided for learning repair techniques, or bring your own well-loved sweater for help with specific problems. For all skill levels, basic sewing skills helpful but not required. Instructor: Kristin Eksuzian. $75 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, and light snack.

Rug Making Crispina Method
4/25/2015
11:00am-5:00pm
Eileen Fisher LAB Store
1 Bridge Street. Irvington,
New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Applying Crispina French's potholder rug method, learn the process of upcycling Eileen Fisher garments to create a simple yet beautiful hand-woven rug. Instructor: Carolina Bedoya. $155 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, light lunch and snack.

Yarn-rapped Cuff Bracelets
5/2/2015
2:00pm-6:00pm
Eileen Fisher LAB Store
1 Bridge Street. Irvington,
New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Participants will be shown how to make one-of-a-kind bracelets using a simple wrapping technique with recycled Eileen Fisher yarns. Each participant will leave with at least one bracelet of their own design. For all skill levels, basic sewing skills helpful but not required. Instructor: Kristin Eksuzian.$75 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, and light snack.

Table Runners and Toppers
5/9/2015
2:00pm-6:00pm
Eileen Fisher LAB Store
1 Bridge Street. Irvington,
New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Setting a stylish table is easy with colorful handmade runners and toppers. Learn how to upcycle Eileen Fisher garments while creating a unique decorative piece for the table. Participants will be encourage to apply and explore their own decorative style while repurposing silk, linen, wool and alpaca. For all skill levels, basic sewing skills helpful but not required. Instructor: Carolina Bedoya. $75 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, and light snack.

Tote Bags
5/30/2015
2:00pm-6:00pm
Eileen Fisher LAB Store
1 Bridge Street. Irvington,
New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Learn how to make a simple tote bag from recycled fabrics. All you need is some Eileen Fisher recycled fabric and thread. In this workshop, participants will mix and match linens and cottons to make a fun bag. Instructor: Tina Doyle. $75 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, and light snack.

Poufs
6/6/2015
12:00pm-6:00pm
Eileen Fisher LAB Store
1 Bridge Street. Irvington,
New York 10533
For inquiries: mailto:workshops@greeneileen.org
914-7214093
Learn how to create a Moroccan-style pouf from recycled materials. A pouf is part seat, part ottoman, part table. It's so easy to make and makes a great accent piece for kids room, den or office. Participants will select from a variety of our recycled fabrics and "patch" them together using either a sewing machine or a decorative hand stitch. Once the fabric has been created it can be stitch into a "pouf" and filled with shredded fabrics. Instructor: Tina Doyle. $90 includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea,and light lunch and snack.


To download the LAB store's Spring 2015 Workshop Offerings flyer with pictures, please click here.

Call us: 800.445.1603   Monday through Friday 9am - 10pm and Saturday 9am - 5pm EST (excluding US holidays). Email us: onlinesupport@eileenfisher.com