Step-by-step for how to make a dense, round, orb-like pom pom using the Loome tool. This video contains essential tips on trimming to get your pom pom round and dense!
Tying a tight knot can be tricky and takes some practice. Be patient and enjoy!
MATERIALS USED: 1. 100% Acrylic Knit Picks Brava Worsted in Melon, 2. Embroidery Floss (DMC brand) or Crochet Yarn
TOOLS NEEDED: 1. Any Loome Tool, 2. Pom Pom Trim Guide, 3. Sharp Scissors (Westcott brand, Titanium 7")
YARN RECOMMENDED: Worsted weight yarns in acrylic, wool, alpaca and blends. We don't recommend 100% cotton yarn.
ADDITIONAL VIDEO REFERENCES:
1. Orb Pom Pom (with Method 1 tying): https://bit.ly/2RwkBKY
2. Orb Pom Pom (with alternative Method 2 tying): https://bit.ly/2MIff2h
3. Using the Pom Pom Trim Guide: https://bit.ly/2Z2923r
The size of your pom pom depends on 1) the number of revolutions you wind the yarn, 2) the weight/thickness of the yarn, 3) material of the yarn and 4) how much you trim down.