Founded by knitwear artist Kate Mischler, Elka truly epitomises ‘quality not quantity.’ Inspired by the desire to create unique, hand-crafted pieces, utilising only the finest fabrics such as possum, cashmere, merino and silk, Elka offers pieces of wearable art; each garment telling a story with its custom design inspiration, colour and creation. For those who dare to be original, Elka garments spark conversation and will be treasured for many years to come.
Luxury Possum Merino Knitwear
Proudly 100% New Zealand designed and made, Elka utilises unique local yarns such as possum down and superfine merino for their wearable textures. Possum fibre is a luxurious fibre that is delightfully light and exquisite to wear, renowned for its warmth, comfort, and softness. Elka showcases how well possum fibre functions in high-end fashion pieces, with clothing that is structured yet soft - and imbues a timeless elegance.Learn More