Thursday, 17 April 2014

Blooming Pom Poms

quintonwench.com
I've finally got round to trying out the pom pom makers I received for my birthday. I first saw them featured on Kirsty Allsopp's Crafty Christmas programme and instantly wanted my own.
quintonwench.com
To make my pom pom flowers I chose 2 bulky yarns - lilac and cream.

By using a bulky yarn, the pom poms came together really quickly - though sharp scissors are a must!
quintonwench.com
The pom poms came out almost perfect - just a few odd strands to trim.
quintonwench.com
For the stem, I went in to the garden and found some twigs. I put a small amount of super glue on the end of each twig to secure it to the pom pom.
quintonwench.com
These are great to dress a window or even as a centre piece for your Easter table this weekend.
quintonwench.com

**** Linking up at these sites
Post a Comment