How to make mini pom poms (super-easy tutorial)

mini pompoms

Hey everyone 🙂

I bet you like pom poms and you probably seen them used in numerous projects. In today’s tutorial, I am showing you How to make MINI POM POMS to use in any craft! I will show you step by step how easy it is to make your own stash of pom poms!

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This super-easy tutorial can be followed by children, too and you can have a blast making lots and lots of mini pom poms to decorate your projects.

Materials you will need

  1. yarn ( I like to use scrap yarn)

  2. scissors

  3. a small fork

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Now, you need to follow these simple instructions and have fun!!!


  1. Firstly, wrap yarn around a small fork tightly. Wrap, wrap, wrap…and wrap some more 🙂

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2.  Now, cut a separate bit of yarn and place it across the bundle of yarn, you just wrapped.

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3. Make a tight knot and separate the bundle of yarn from the fork.

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4. Cut from both sides of the bundle, like in the picture below.

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5. Now, you should have a fluffy pom pom, which you need to trim and turn it into a lovely round pom pom.

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6. Are you ready now to do a little haircut to your fluffy and messy pom pom?

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I hope you had lots of fun 🙂 Making mini pom poms is quick and easy to do! Get some bright-colored yarn, and start wrapping!

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If you loved my mini pom poms tutorial, comment, pin it and share the love!


Demi x

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4 Replies to “How to make mini pom poms (super-easy tutorial)”

  1. What a great idea! Thanks for sharing!

  2. adorable! these would be so cute on a bunting.

    1. Thank you so much Stephanie!! You are right, they will look really pretty on a bunting! There are so many different ways to use them. Thanks for stopping by 🙂

  3. […] added some toy stuffing and stitched it to seal it. Lastly, I added two mini pom poms (see tutorial here) and all under an hour!! Not bad, for my first little try-to-be amigurumi Crochet Tooth Fairy […]

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