• 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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  • Mixter Maxter Pop Up London October 2017

    Mixter Maxter Pops up at The Princes’ Trust Tomorrow Store, London This October Scottish knit brand Mixter Maxter launches their new collection at The Prince’s Trust Shop, The Tomorrow‘s  Store in London. The Pop-up takes place over UK Wool Week (7th – 22 October 2017) Starting out in business designer Kirsteen Stewart was supported by the Princes’ […]

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  • Go Go Olive

    Over the past few years I have been following the progress of and stocking the company GoGo Olive who are based in Zimbabwe. This summer I was lucky enough to go out an visit and work with the ladies who make up this inspirational charity.   Set up by founder Julie Hagan “Gogo Olive started […]

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  • History of the Pompom

    While attending one of our Pompom social events recently (more about these here –https://mixtermaxter.com/mixter-maxter-pompom-social-product-launch/)  one of the participants gave us a little bit of history about the humble Pom-pom.  Knowing a little but not a lot about the origins of this seeming decorative item we went on to investigated and here is what we found […]

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  • Mixter Maxter Pompom Social Product Launch

    This coming winter designer Kirsteen Stewart launches a new product range, after working together with local WRI groups to create a collection of accessories. The proceeds from which will go towards supporting elderly people in the community through Age Scotland Orkney. Through her newest brand, Mixter Maxter Knitwear, fashion designer Kirsteen Stewart has been working […]

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