Christmas crafts for kids: how to make a pom pom wreath and garland

Love pompoms? This super easy DIY wreath is a great little craft project for the kids!
Make your own Christmas wreath and garland with fun, fluffy pom poms – the brighter the colours the better! Get the kids involved in this cool little project – it's super easy, we promise!

Looking for a Christmas craft project you can do with the kids? This DIY wreath and garland made with pom poms ticks all the boxes:  it’s fun, easy enough for children to help with, and can be completed in an afternoon. What better way to get into the festive spirit than whipping up your own Christmas decorations?

There are different ways to make pom poms, from the old cardboard donut method to plastic pom pom makers you can pick up from craft stores, but our fuss-free method requires only a set of hands. Even little ones can make pom poms by winding wool around their fingers! Just take charge of the pen knife and hot glue gun, grown-ups…

Watch our video below to see how it’s done:

Check out our guide to art and craft supply stores in Singapore to get your basic materials. You will need:

  • Hot glue gun (we found ours at Spotlight)
  • Coloured wool (also from Spotlight)
  • Cardboard
  • Twine (from Daiso)
  • Scissors
  • Marker

Want more festive fun? Don’t miss our guide to the best markets, to where to see Santa, watch live Christmas shows and, of course, where to enjoy some very special feasts.

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