Joana's mandala is made in overlay crochet technique. It can be used in many ways: as an applique for a pillow, stool cover, trivet and even a round pillow. Crochet pattern by Lilla Björn Crochet. (Pattern for sale)
How to make tiny pom poms with a fork. Wrap yarn around fork until fat, then cut. Take a small piece of yarn and tie entire bunch together so that the knot fits through the prongs of the fork. Take off of fork and cut all the loops.
Pretty Petals Potholder - These beautiful pompom flowers will serve double-duty in your kitchen—they’re also handy potholders! Line them with cotton batting and wool felt for added finger protection. I made one in red years ago and still use it!