• Gift Guide

    We love colour here at Mixter Maxter HQ and fully embrace wearing it all year round. Everyone has their own favourite colour, but we also know that many are a bit unsure of how to wear colour. Many of us have admired the brightest option available but have opted for the more practical monochrome version […]

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  • Stocking Fillers

    Whether it’s a Secret Santa or a little extra gift for a loved ones stocking.  These are the perfect little treats this Christmas. Hand knitted christmas pudding covers with an Orkney Soap bath bomb all made here on Orkney. Hand Knitted Christmas Pudding Bath Bomb available now. Who doesn’t love a chocolate orange covered in […]

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  • Men’s Gift Guide

    Earlier this year we asked the lovely Martin to tell us a bit about how he styles his Mixter Maxter knitwear which you can read in his blog Mixter Maxter Menswear.  Keen not to leave the men out this festive season, we thought we would put together some ideas for some knitted gifts for them […]

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  • Adventurers Gift Guide

    All of our collections are made using 100% Scottish lambswool which has been chosen specifically for it’s natural properties which help our customers enjoy the outdoors in greater comfort without compromising on style.  Read more about the benefits of lambswool in our blog looking more at why we choose to work with this naturally innovative […]

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  • Pompom Collection

    It started with our love of the humble pompom which we started sharing at our Pompom Socials, where we teach local groups how to make a pompom using our new pompom makers in exchange for volunteering your time to make us pompoms for our new products. Starting with our own lambswool yarn, it has evolved […]

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  • How to make Halloween Pompoms

    This month we are sharing how to make Halloween inspired pompoms including a bat, pumpkin, spider and even a ghost.  To find out more watch the video below & share your pompoms with us by sending them to – info@mixtermaxter.com Purchase one of our pompom makers.

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  • Ordering Guide

    Terms & Conditions Ordering Guide – We want you to be happy with your order and to receive the best customer service.  Below are some details to help make ordering as easy as possible. There is also more details in our Terms & Conditions which can be read here. ORDERING Items that are in stock […]

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  • Lesley’s Trek to Machu Picchu in aid of Age Scotland

    We are continually inspired by our customers here at Mixter Maxter.  We especially love hearing about your adventures and how our knitwear features.  It helps us develop our products to help you enjoy the outdoors whilst still looking stylish.  It’s really important to us here at the studio that our products have a longevity so […]

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  • A closer look at Colour

    Taking the colours from our inspirational images, the next step is to apply these to our designs but let’s start by taking a journey into the history of colour and looking closer at some of our most commonly used colours in our collections. Colour originated when humans started to use pigments as an alternative to […]

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  • PomPom

    Welcome to Mixter Maxter pompoms.  Each month we will show you how to make a new pompom as part of our #pompomsocial project. Find out more about the project here – http://mixtermaxter.com/mixter-maxter-pompom-social-product-launch/ Purchase one of our pompom makers.

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