How to make a pompom

Do you like making decorations? Watch this video to learn how to make a pompom!


Do the preparation task first. Then watch the video and do the activities.


LUISA: Woah! Careful!

EMILY: What are you doing? Are we going to do some knitting?

LUISA: Nope, better! We're going to make a pompom!

LUISA AND EMILY: Let's do it!

EMILY: So, what do we need?

LUISA: We need some card, a felt-tip pen, scissors, some wool, a coin and something round, like a glass or a tin.

So, the first step is to cut two 'C' shapes, like this one.

First we draw a big circle, then we draw a little circle.

And finally, we cut it into a 'C' shape.

EMILY: Finished! What's next?

LUISA: Now wrap the wool around the two 'C' shapes.

Great! Now we need to cut the wool between the two pieces of card. Do you want to try?

EMILY: Of course!

LUISA: The last step is to put a long piece of wool between the two cards and tie a knot.

EMILY: Yay, I did it!

LUISA: Yes! Awesome!

You can make all sorts of things with your pompoms. You can attach them to key rings …

EMILY: ... or you can make your own colourful pompom decorations for your room!

LUISA: We hope you have fun making your own pompoms!


LUISA: Remember! To make a pompom:

  • cut two 'C'-shape circles out of card
  • wrap the wool around the circles
  • cut the wool between the circles
  • tie a piece of wool between the circles.

That's it! Now you can make a decoration with your pompom.


Did you like this video? What would you do with a pompom? Tell us about it!

Average: 5 (4 votes)

Submitted by PrincessTrumpetTabla on Fri, 03/03/2023 - 02:03


Hi MasterCastleEmerald,
I'm glad you love this video and the pompoms!
Happy days,

Submitted by CaptainTeaComputer on Thu, 15/07/2021 - 11:19

I've done this, it was super duper fluffy

Submitted by LadyViolet7000 on Thu, 05/11/2020 - 16:26

Cool video, i want to do it but, i dont have wool, if i had wool i would do it now!

Submitted by ShinyGarnet4 on Wed, 26/08/2020 - 07:12

I want do it tomorrow!

Submitted by MasterCastleEmerald on Wed, 26/08/2020 - 02:23

I love it!! :)

Submitted by DoctorAthleteJasmine on Sat, 08/08/2020 - 10:11


Submitted by DoctorAthleteJasmine on Fri, 07/08/2020 - 12:52

I want to do it toooo

Submitted by DJNovemberFoal on Mon, 29/06/2020 - 14:28

Wow.Interesting.Thank you!

Submitted by WowPotionFairy on Tue, 28/04/2020 - 11:05

i want to do it veryyyyyyyyyyy much...but i don't have the ingrediants...
Same for me ! It looks so beautiful....

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