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In this tutorial, you will learn how to make an adorable Furry Unicorn Pom Pom Keychain or if you prefer, try the Shark Pom Pom Keychain. This makes for a great bag charm / backpack accessory as well.

Supplies Needed


Get the free pattern here.

1/8 yd Faux Leather Fabric/ Vinyl craft leather OR Faux Leather Upholstery Craft Sheets

1/8 yd Faux Fur Fabric with long pile (hair). 

Polyester Fiber Fill You only need a large handful for each pom pom. Purchase a small bag and use for many of our other projects! 

Keychain Ring

Fabric Glue

Modge Podge


Extra Fine Point Sharpie Marker or Extra Fine Point Sharpie Paint Pen

Craft Pliers, Leather Punch for making holes or  an Awl, and Paintbrush

Thread – I like Guterman Thread but any brand is will do.

Needles – Hand Sewing Needles. For the sewing machine, use a needle that is compatible with your machine. Check your owner’s manual to learn what is suitable.

SewKids! Top Picks for Beginner Sewing Machines

Singer 4452 Heavy Duty Sewing Machine – 32 Built-In Stitches – Mechanical
Singer 4411 
Heavy Duty Sewing Machine – 11 Built-In Stitches – Mechanical
EverSewn Sparrow 
Computerized Sewing Machines


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