Knitted Powder Puff Ball

Knitted Powder Puff Ball

These wonderful powder puff balls have so many wonderful uses. You can use them for pom poms on clothing, Soft baby balls or join them together to make caterpillars for the kids to play with.

What you need

5 mm Needles
Powder Puff Wool
Fiber Fill
Size= 5cm 2 1/2 inch


Cast on 5 sts.

Row 1:
K1, inc in to next 3 sts, K1 (8sts)

Row 2:

Row 3:
K1, inc in to next 6 sts, K1 (14sts)

Row 4:

Row 5:
K1, inc in to next 12 sts, K1 (26sts)

Row 6-12:
Work in stocking st, begin with Purl row

Row 13:
K1, (k2 tog) 6 times, K1 (14 sts)

Row 14:

Row 15:
K1, (k2 tog) 6 times, K1 (8 sts)

Row 16:

Row 17:
K1, (k2 tog) 3 times, K1 (5 sts)

Leave a long thread before breaking off the yarn.

Run this yarn through the remaining 5 stitches on the needle. Slip the needle out and draw up.

Fasten off and join seam together. Fill firmly with fiber fill and sew closed.


  1. this is really cool

  2. I find This pattern is good with eyes and furry yarn

  3. On row 13 it should be (k2 tog) 12 times)

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