How to Easily Make Cute DIY Pom Pom Hair Clips in 4 Simple Steps

Maria Dotz
by Maria Dotz
3 Materials
10 Minutes

I have some really easy DIY pom pom hair clips for you to make! It’s so easy, and it takes around 5 minutes to make. If you have extra yarn lying around, then this pom pom hair clips tutorial is excellent to make use of all those scraps. Also, they would make a lovely gift.

So, grab your yarn, and let’s get creative!

Tools and materials:

  • Yarn
  • Scissors
  • Bobby pins
Wrapping the yarn around fingers

1. Wrap the yarn

Take the tip of the yarn and wrap it around three fingers. 

How to make a pom pom

Do it a couple of times until it’s about the same size and thickness pictured above. 

Taking the yarn off your fingers

Cut the yarn and carefully take it off your fingers. 

Tying a piece of yarn around the middle

2. Tie the yarn

Cut a 5-inch piece of yarn and tie it around the middle. 

Tying the yarn

Make sure it's tight and double-knotted. 

Cutting the edges

3. Cut the yarn

Now, cut the edges. 

Trimming the pom poms

If it turns out a little uneven, simply trim it so that every piece of yarn is approximately the same size. The goal is to make it a bit more round.

Pom pom hair clips DIY

There you have it; your cute pom pom is ready! Now, go ahead and make a second one. 

How to make pom pom hair clips

4. Make the DIY pom pom hair clips

Now, take two bobby pins. 

Making pom pom clips for hair

Then, find the string you tied the pom pom down the middle and put the bobby pin through. Then, do the second one. 

DIY pom pom hair clips

DIY pom pom hair clips tutorial

You’re done! All you got to do is put these cute and fuzzy DIY pom pom hair clips on your hair!

I hope you enjoyed this fun and easy tutorial. It’s such a versatile project since you can make these pom pom clips for hair in any color combo you like. I think they are super sweet and fun addition to your hair accessories collection.

Thanks for joining me. Let me know what you think of this quick DIY in the comments below.

Suggested materials:
  • Yarn
  • Scissors
  • Bobby pins

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