Improve a easy thrifted or outdated wicker basket this summer time with a enjoyable and flirty facade. Add a artful contact with colourful outsized yarn pom poms on the entrance of your boring previous basket! Decide a shiny colours good for summer time or go together with a monochromatic theme that may work all yr lengthy. Play with totally different sizes of pom poms and colour with this enjoyable, easy, and price range pleasant DIY!
- yarn in numerous colours
- oval or round basket
- pom pom makers
- skinny floral wire
- wire cutters
Easy methods to make yarn pom poms!
1. Begin by making pom poms with pom pom makers in a couple of numerous sizes. These could be discovered at your native craft retailer in a variety of diameters. Right here we selected bigger outsized pom poms to match the bigger basket.
2. To make use of the pom pom maker, wrap your yarn round one aspect of the gadget. A thicker wrap will make a fuller pom pom and a thinner wrap will make a skinnier pom pom. Pull the yarn over to the opposite aspect of the pom pom maker and proceed wrapping as pictured above.
three. As soon as the edges of the pom pom maker are wrapped, shut the gadget and minimize alongside the periphery. Use a bit of yarn to tie across the periphery to safe the pom pom strings collectively.
four. Launch the pom pom from the gadget and trim up the edges to make a pleasant spherical ball.
5. Repeat steps 2-four with numerous sizes of pom pom makers (we used 2 totally different sizes right here) and numerous colours of yarn (in a coordinating shade scheme).
6. Connect the pom pom to the basket by chopping a bit of wire and threading it by means of the pom pom. Then thread it via the openings in between the wicker on the entrance of the basket. Twist and safe in place. Bend down the surplus wire in order that it’s not protruding from the basket.
7. Repeat step 6 together with your a number of colours and sizes of pom pons till the entrance of your basket is full!
Use your basket to retailer a mess of home items. From hand towels within the rest room to scarves within the bed room, this basket may be custom-made with colour to accent any room in the home!