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DIY: Pompon Tutorial

DIY: Pompon Tutorial

These cute fluffy Pompons is the super trend right now! We show you in our step-by-step tutorial how to make a Pompon on your own. It´s super easy! BTW: You can call it Pompon OR Pompom.
colorful wool pompons

Tools: Wool and a scissor.

wool and the gang yarn

100% Peruvian Wool. Crazy Sexy Wool by Wool and the Gang, ca. 20€.

Start with the first color:

pink wool and the gang yarn

Step 1: Hold the tail of yarn in you left hand (when you are a right-hander) under your 3 small fingers and pull it between your trigger finger.

diy pink wool pompon

Step 2: Start with wrapping it around your trigger finger and thumb.

diy pink wool pompon wool and the gang mochni

diy pink pompon tutorial wool and the gang mochni

The denser you want the pompon, the more wool you will need to wrap. Keep wrapping… 🙂

diy pompon tutorial wool and the gang mochni

Have you wrapped ca. 40 times? Then…

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Step 3: Snip the yarn with your scissor.

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Step 4: Snip a new piece of wool.

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Step 5: Slide the wrapped wool off your hand and hold it in the middle.

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Step 6: Place the extra wool underneath the wrapped wool and tie it in the middle with 2 tight knots.

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Step 7: Now you turn it to the side and cut it through the wool on both sides.

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Step 8: Just pull some yarn apart and ruffle the Pompon to make it fluffy.

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Step 9: Now trim the Pompon so it becomes round and even. You can cut it down to the size you like it.

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Eh voila! Here is your fluffy Pompon.

pink pompon diy tutorial

Repeat it with all colors of your choice.

pink wool pompon tutorial

Now you can decorate it for example at a straw bag or at a alice band.

diy colorful pompons wool and the gang

Model: Charlotte Böhlke

See this video tutorial for an alternative way how to make a Pompon:

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Antonia Böhlke is the founder and creator of MOCHNI. Her goal is to create an ethical future of consumerism. With MOCHNI, she inspires 10 thousands of young women monthly how to shop conscious fashion and to live a sustainable lifestyle.

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