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  • Introducing #farmherkerry!

    Explain who you are and what you do? I support my Mum and Dad with their beef farm in South Ronaldsay and also do freelance reporting. I moved to Dundee when I was 16 to study for an honours degree in Mental Health and Counselling. During my time living “doon sooth” I got the opportunity […]

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  • Guest Post from Coco

    Hello, my name is Coco and I am doing a master’s degree in Environmental Engineering at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. Why am I writing a blog post for Mixter Maxter you might ask? As part of a course offered by Strathclyde University, I am collaborating with Mixter Maxter to run an experiment exploring […]

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  • Why We Love Wool!

    Over the last year, I have watched and listened to the Vegan movement with interest, as one of the main aims of Mixter Maxter is to support farmers and their flocks. It’s always healthy for customers to ask questions about products they buy, how they are made and where they come from.  On that note, […]

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  • Who Made My Clothes Part 2 –

    Who remembers Ann from last years Fashion Revolution!  Ann is our local knitter here on Orkney and has worked with us since the very beginning of our knitwear collections.  Ann has been busy helping us improve the quality of our knitwear learning how to use jacquard knitting, mastering this machinery which has been on her […]

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  • Caring for your lambswool garments

    Our knitted fashion collections are created using 100% Scottish lambswool which is chosen for it’s naturally innovative properties to make functional products without compromising on your style or impacting heavily on the environment.  When cared for properly, our lambswool garments will last a very long time. Below we have put together our top tips to […]

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  • Caring for your lambswool accessories

    Our knitted accessories collections are created using 100% Scottish lambswool which is chosen for it’s naturally innovative properties to make functional products without compromising on your style or impacting heavily on the environment.  When cared for properly, our lambswool accessories will last a very long time. Below we have put together our top tips to […]

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  • Christmas Last Order Dates

    Christmas is fast approaching and many of you are looking to treat your loved ones. Anyone looking to purchase from us this Christmas please take note of the following final postage dates for orders.   UK Tuesday 19th December – Standard Delivery Wednesday 20th December – Royal Mail Special Delivery Thursday 21st December – Royal […]

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  • Personalised Gift Wrap

    Free gift wrap is available on all of our online orders and this includes personalisation.  All you have to do is leave your special request in the ‘Order Notes’ box when processing your order online.  Whether it’s a special occasion, inspiration for the gift wrap design or even a favourite colour, we would love to […]

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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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  • Colour Inspiration

    There is a serious love of colour here at the Mixter Maxter studio and we are always looking for new ways to add colour to your everyday lives.  Earlier this year we looked at the inspiration behind our collections for Fashion Revolution week to share more transparency behind what we do and who makes our […]

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