Pom Pom Necklace DIY Craft

Statement necklaces and jewelry are all the rage right now in the fashion world, so doesn’t it make sense to let the little ones have some fun with it, too? Your kids will love wearing this cool fashion DIY (and you’ll love borrowing it!). So, get crafty with this vibrant Pom Pom Statement Necklace and show off with big fluffy neck candy. Get step by step instructions for this DIY below.



  • yarn (in 3 colors of your choice)
  • forks of varying sizes
  • scissors
  • ball chain necklace

Pom Pom Necklace - Materials


Step 1: Start by cutting a small piece of yarn and place it between the middle fork tines

Pom Pom Statement Necklace - Step 1

Step 2: Wrap the yarn around the fork. Keep the tension about medium strength.

Pom Pom Necklace - Step 2

Step 3: Once you have wrapped the fork with enough yarn, take the middle piece and tie the a tight knot.

Pom Pom Necklace - Step 3

Step 4: Slip the ball of yarn off the fork.

Pom Pom Necklace - Step 4

Step 5: Cut all the loops to form the pom pom effect.

Pom Pom Necklace - Step 5

Step 6: Using a sharp pair of scissors, shave the pom pom to make all the yarn lengths even.

Pom Pom Necklace - Step 6

Step 7: Follow steps 1 – 6 to make more pom poms of different sizes and colors.

Step 8: Tie the first pom pom to the necklace by centering and triple tying it to the ball chain.

Pom Pom Neckalce - Step 7

Step 9: Add all the pom poms and enjoy your stunning neck candy!

Pom Pom Necklace - Step 8

Want more Fashion DIYs?

Find more creative ideas from Susan Phillips at Living with Punks.