Tag - history

Who is Mary? Our Kit Department!

Since we opened in 1956, Mary Maxim has been known for our exclusive yarn, plastic canvas and craft kits. It takes a special team of people to put these kits together and ensure that every one of them is accurate. Many people don’t realize this, but every single kit and order that leaves Mary Maxim is packed by an individual and not a...

Who is Mary?- Our Design team!

The Design Department is the place in Mary Maxim where the “magic” truly happens. The design team helps find new products for the catalog, develop new yarn ranges, design for all of our new Mary Maxim exclusive kits that include: knit, crochet, latch hook, plastic canvas and general crafts. The design team also writes and proofs...

Who is Mary? – Our Call Centers!

When calling Mary Maxim, you don’t have to go through an automated phone system, pressing number prompts just trying to get to a human being. With having both U.S. and Canadian operations, we have 19 representatives in the U.S. and 12 in Canada all available to assist you. Our call center is trained to handle a wide vary of tasks. They can...

Who is Mary?

Since the 1930's Mary Maxim has prided ourselves on being a household name in crafting, bringing the best possible products and customer service to our customer's. How has a company that has been around as long as we have kept our place in a fast paced industry? The answer is the people who make up Mary Maxim. Over the next few months we want to...

Little Pink Dress

For almost 60 years our Mary Maxim retail store, which is attached to our U.S. offices in Port Huron, Michigan, has been known for our iconic pink bags; if you saw people with these bags you KNEW where they had been shopping. When we had a new store opening in London, Ontario we began thinking of a unique statement piece that we could feature...

Welcome to Our New blog!

We are so excited to welcome you to our new Mary Maxim blog! Mary Maxim has been making their mark on the crafting community since 1954. We have tons in store for you, so keep watching here for: – how to videos and tutorials – early looks at new products – interviews with designers – behind the scenes at Mary Maxim –...