10,000 pom poms?

This is the first vintage fur pom pom I ever made. 


My actual brainstorm was to make “hair poms.” [Maybe i should have been brainstorming the location of my hairbrush ?]

I listed a few of these recycled fur pom poms, and soon I had customers buying them in large quantities. I wondered why on earth anyone would order so many hair poms at once. Of course I found out that they weren’t buying them to wear in their hair — they were hat knitters who needed them to make their knit hats pOp!

I started getting a lot of requests for faux fur hat poms too, so I sourced some luxury faux furs, made some, and added them to my shop too.

In the past three years, I think I must have made more than 10,000 pom poms.

Last week, 100 of these mini mink shoe poms made their way to New York.


–And I just finished this faux fur 105-pom order today; on its way to Michigan.

As long as knitters are busy knitting, I’ll be busy making poms for them!



New this week!

Click on any photo to see more details for that item, at my Etsy shop.








–And remember to take advantage of my May sale – 30% off all Faux Fur Hat Poms!

***Note: most of my faux fur poms are already discounted at 6% – 18% when you buy multiple poms in a listing. The 30% sale discount is automatically applied on top of that at checkout — but just until May 31!


New this week!

Hat-Knitters Alert

Now’s the time to order your hat poms – My Faux Fur Pom Pom Sale runs until May 31!


New Products

Click on any link to visit my Etsy shop for closer looks and more details…

Black Recycled Mink Fur Bobby Pin Hair Clips – $20/pair
Blue Iris Recycled Mink Fur Bobby Pin Hair Clips – $20/pair
Faux Fur Summer Bag Charms $15

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Faux Fur Summer Bag Charms $14

Because I can’t stop knitting!



Robin’s Egg Alpaca/Acrylic Knit $40

Add a luxury faux fur pom pom for $6.30 until May 31


Why My Hands Have 6-Packs

There IS such a thing as a Pom Pom Emergency. It actually happens a lot here at elle Vintage! In this case, 100 of these little bon-bons rushed overnight to New York, NY and will arrive to my customer by 10:30 this morning!


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New at elle Vintage

It’s my busy season and I have been caught up in a whirlwind of orders and making and developing some new products. Here are some that I have worked on in the past few weeks. Come visit and see what else is new!

Burgundy Faux Fur Shoe and Boot Poms
Mink Boot Lace Poms


Sterling Silver, Swarovski Crystal Sapphire Mink Earrings
Black and Brown Faux Fur Earmuffs
Golden Frost Raccoon Knit Hat Pom Pom
Aqua Lemon Faux Fur Hat Pom Poms

2017 Fall and Winter color trends

Color Palette for New York

“Bookended by a dynamic Grenadine red and a tawny Autumn Maple, the color palette for Fall 2017 leans more to warmth, “ says Eiseman. “While comforting, enveloping colors and ease are crucial to the seasonal feeling, standout shades include a pale pink Ballet Slipper, a refreshing Golden Lime, and a bright Marina blue. These hues add a striking touch when paired with the classic autumnal shades of Navy Peony, Neutral Gray, Butterrum and Tawny Port.” …more

Lovely! Come bask in the warmth of the Fall and Winter color trends at elle Vintage. Click on any product image below, for more photos and details.

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