• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • We love lambswool and here is why

    I know this may sound obvious, but we LOVE lambswool!  It’s hard not too!  This naturally innovative material has been around for centuries and is still renowned for it’s warmth, flexibility and strength.  Proven historically through it’s functionality with fishermen and mountaineers to the continued wear today especially amongst those in extreme sports. Expanding on our […]

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