Just like any other things on this planet, pom poms come in wide variety of types. There are pom poms used to crochet projects and accent knit, pom poms uded by cheerleaders, and pom poms that are used for decoration. The good thing is pompoms are very much easy to do. You only need to have the right materials and you’re all set up. In this article, you will learn how to Zelf een pompom maken. So sit back, relax and learn.
The first step is to cut out 2 cardboard circles and cut out a small hole in the center of the circle. It should look like your disks have keyholes. In doing so, always remember that the bigger the circle you have, the bigger then pom pom you will get.
Put a piece of yarn between the 2 cardboard circles and it should go around the keyhole. Consequently, put the disk over the yarn. Next, arrange the circles properly together allowing the keyholes to line up.
The next step is to wind the circles with the yarn by inserting it through the wedge and to the middle of the circle. After that, start wrapping the yarn around the circle as many times as possible.
After winding the circles with the yarn, you should now put the scissors in between the 2 circles and directly cut the wound thread around the outer edge. Make sure you cut the yarn equally.
After cutting the yarn, cut the extra piece and remove the cardboard disk. You now have the pompoms made of yarn. To make it look better, cut some of the excess yarns to have an equal length and good appearance of your pompoms.