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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 – Purchase one of our pompom makers.

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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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  • 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 – Purchase one of our pompom makers.

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  • History of the Pompom

    While attending one of our Pompom social events recently (more about these here –  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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  • Pom-pom social party with Age Scotland Orkney

    Last week we piloted our latest charity collaboration with Age Scotland Orkney – our first Pom-Pom social Party.  Always keen to support and work with local charities, this year we wanted to help with more than a donation of money by volunteering our time and providing a social opportunity for those who also wanted to volunteer theirs.  We […]

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