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Craft Roundup: Pom Pom Crafts

Welcome back to another craft roundup! Today, I am showing off my obsession with pom poms. I make pom poms throughout the year because they add such a fun element to my craft projects. Check out the photos and tutorials below for inspiration.


1. Pom Pom Wreath

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2. Pom Pom Rug

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3. Pom Pom Pencils

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The following are new craft projects I made this week.

4. Pom Pom Magnets


  • Round Magnets
  • Yarn
  • Glue Gun
  • Scissors
  • Small Pom Pom Maker

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  • Make several small pom poms.
  • Glue the round magnets on the back of the pom poms with a hot glue gun.

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5. Tulle Pom Poms


  • Tulle
  • large Pom Pom Maker
  • Scissors
  • Flower Pots


  • Make tulle pom poms with a large pom pom maker.

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  • Add the pom poms to flower pots.

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How pretty are these pom poms?!


6. Pom Pom Paper Clips


  • Small Pom Pom Balls
  • Paper Clips
  • Glue Gun

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  • Purchase a package of small, cotton pom pom balls.
  • Glue the balls on the tips of the paper clips.

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This project is so easy and only took me a few minutes to complete.


7. Tulle Pom Pom Ring

This is another quick and simple project I made in 10 minutes.


  • Tulle
  • Small Pom Pom Maker
  • Glue Gun
  • Adjustable Ring Base


  • Make a small pom pom out of the tulle.
  • Glue it on top of the ring base.

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Finally, these are just some photos of past projects:

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I hope you enjoyed viewing my pom pom projects. I know that enjoyed making them, and I can’t wait to make more!



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Pom Pom Wreath

Today’s blog post is all about yarn! I like to buy lots of yarn when it’s on sale because you can do so many things with it. Yarn is not just for knitting and crocheting. I saw dozens of yarn and pom pom wreaths during the holidays, and I finally had enough time to make one for myself.


I love how soft and fluffy this pom pom wreath is. The white yarn is perfect for winter.

Materials I Used

  • 12 in. Wire Wreath
  • White Yarn (1020 yd)
  • 3 3/8 in. Clover© Pom-Pom Maker
  • Scissors

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The most important part of this wreath is making the pom poms. Buying a pom pom maker was a good decision for me because it was easy to use, and I was able to make a lot of pom poms in a couple of hours.

The steps are simple: wind the yarn around the pom pom maker, cut the wound yarn, tie it with thread or a cut piece of yarn, remove pom pom and shape to finish.

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Leave the strings on the pom poms to tie them around the wreath. First, tie a pom pom on the top two rings. Then,  tie another pom pom on the bottom two rings. Continue these steps until the wreath is completely covered. It took me about 40-45 pom poms to cover the wreath.

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So pretty and cozy!


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DIY Pom Pom Rug

I buy yarn whenever I see it on clearance at craft stores. Over the past few months, I have accumulated several pounds of yarn. I don’t knit, so I decided to make a pom pom rug. This is a fun and easy project, but it can take a few hours to make the pom poms. The results are well worth the time spent.

Items I used:

  • Non-slip rug pad (18 in. x 28 in.)
  • Yarn (various colors)
  •  Clover Pom-Pom Maker
  • Scissors

I bought two pom pom makers from Amazon for about $7. The purchase was well worth it because it made making the pom poms so much easier. Also, if you don’t have a pom pom maker, you can find several tutorials online on how to make pom poms using cardboard, a fork, or just your bare hands.

As I mentioned earlier, making the pom poms was the most time-consuming part of this project. I had to make about 125 pom poms in order to cover the rug pad

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I tied each pom pom about an inch apart until the entire rug was covered.

Here is the finished rug:

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