• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Mixter Maxter Menswear

    Written by Martin Turner. I am originally from Orkney but I am now studying  fashion design at Heriot Watt University. I love my course it allows me to be creative and technical in the work that I do. We are taught not just how to design a garment but we are also how to make it from […]

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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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  • Functional design for the everyday

    Looking beyond the colour and patterns found in our knitwear, the raw materials used to create them and the people who put these together, our products have a practical element where they enable you to enjoy the outdoors & an active lifestyle without comprising on style or the environment.  Don’t just take our word for […]

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