• 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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  • Why we also love Cashmere

    Cashmere is warmer than lambswool but shares many of the same qualities.  It’s lightweight, breathable, hydrophobic, insulating, odour resistant and seriously soft to the touch.  So soft, we liken it to being wrapped in a marshmallow, it’s the softest material to wear next to your skin especially more delicate areas such as the chin and […]

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  • Who made my clothes?

    At Mix Max HQ, we believe in full transparency within our brand, we have expanded on our ‘Craftsmanship behind our Mixter Maxter Collection’ blog & film from last year to show your more details behind our collections. Starting on the Northern Archipelagoes of Orkney where we are based & where the majority of our knitwear […]

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  • Inspiration

    A new design can start from anything that sparks our imagination.  It can be something we see everyday, from the rural farmland on the way to the local airport, to St Magnus Cathedral which we pass on our way to the studio or our coastal harbour in Kirkwall, to something which we encounter on our […]

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  • Sustainability and the Environment

      Here at Mixter Maxter knitwear our design launches haven’t always fit the usual fashion calendar, fast-fashion or ever changing trends. A lot of time and creative energy goes into hand making our designs – from paper to products.  Products that are not only functional, but add some colour to your everyday lives.  Coco Chanel […]

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  • Mixter Maxter at Scotland Redesigned / Hawick Knitwear, Hong Kong

    Last December I received the exciting news that Mixter Maxter knitwear was awarded the opportunity to create a collection with Hawick Cashmere.  We also would have the opportunity to show this new collection in Hong Kong. A whirlwind couple of months followed including visiting Hawick, receiving samples in time for Premiere Classe, Paris and then a move […]

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