Upcycling 102 Shacket or Quilted Jacket - Fabricate Studios

Upcycling 102 Shacket or Quilted Jacket



Transform a quilt or blanket into a button up shacket or a quilted jacket.

Learn beginner upcycling skills with this class. We will learn to take apart and recycle garments and textiles for maximum fabric use. We will transform a quilt and/or blanket into a button up shacket or quilted jacket.

Prerequisite: Sewing 101 and 102

Skill level: This is a 102 level class

Instructor: Sarah

Cost: $225 course fee, includes 5 hours of instruction over the course of 2 nights

Prework: For those making the shacket, you will need to take apart a chambray shirt


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  • October PM: class meets Thursday, October 3rd and 10th from 7:00-9:30pm 🗓
  • December WKD: class meets Saturday, December 7th and 14th from 6:00-8:30pm 🗓

Interested in booking this class as a private lesson? Let’s do it! Visit the listing for an Advanced Private Lesson with Sarah and purchase 4 hours of private lesson time (with homework).

We also offer private lessons (in-person and virtual) for adults and kids. If you’re eager to get started or our current class times don’t work for your schedule, email us to compare calendars.

If you’d like to be notified when future classes are added to our calendar, please complete this form.  For questions, email us at [email protected] with UPCYCLING SHACKET in the subject line.

  • Oversized chambray shirt (optional if making shacket)
  • Vintage quilt and or blanket
  • Matching thread
  • Sewing machine
  • 1 yard of quilting cotton for binding (recommended for quilt jacket only)