• Benefits of Lambswool in the Home

    Lambswools naturally innovative properties make it a great choice for interiors.  This year we introduced a new home accessories collection of cushions and throws made from 100% Scottish Lambswool.  Take a closer look at the benefits of lambswool in our we love lambswool blog. With even more benefits to using wool in the home, brings […]

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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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  • 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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  • 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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