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These cute mice made of pompoms not only decorate the tree, but can also be a great gift idea for young and old. Making pompons yourself is very easy and can be used wonderfully for the processing of yarn scraps!

All images: ©Jan Schmiedel

Mickey Pom Poms MATERIALS

+ Wool yarn
+ Pom Pom Maker
+ Hand sewing needle
+ Scissors
+ Glitter ribbon

Mickey Pom Poms Step 1

Step 1: Open pom pom maker and wrap the wool on both sides as per the instructions.

Mickey Pom Poms Step 2

Step 2: Then carefully cut both sides with a pair of scissors.

Mickey Pom Poms Step 3

Step 3: Firmly tie a piece of wool thread in the middle.

Mickey Pom Poms Step 4

Step 4: Open pom pom maker, remove the pompom and cut it evenly.

Mickey Pom Poms Step 5

Step 5: So make two little pom poms and a big one and sew the two little ones by hand to the big pom pom. Also leave a long yarn tail at the top to make a loop.

Mickey Pom Poms FINISHED

FINISHED! Add a little bow on the side and your tree is ready to celebrate the holidays along with Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary.


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