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Willie Nillie Knits


Detroit dyer Willie Smith creates beautiful, bright palettes for knit and crochet, and Willie’s enthusiasm is infectious. Orders for Willie Nillie Knits yarns are available via Instagram DM.

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These photos are presented to illustrate the maker's personal style and color aesthetic. They may not reflect current stock.
  • Pastel rainbow gradient and thundercloud gray.
  • Three bright variegated skeins. Royal Earth is purples and greens. Glow is very bright in several shades, and Malice is neon green and purple.
    Royal Earth, Glow, Malice
  • Stack of neon green skeins. Label declares “We Out Here.”
  • Glow in the dark variegated yarn, rainbow and black



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