pom poms, I made mine with a Clover Extra Small Pom-Pom Maker (3/4'' x 1''), 2/pkgworth the $4.50 (for two sizes) investment in if you plan to make a bunch of pom poms, which you will if you have a pom pom maker! sticks, you know from the park, your back yard, the vacant lot...... vases, or recycled bottles in a variety of shapes and sizes hot glue
BlogNog: Felted Ball Garland | Say Yes to Hoboken - Now I’ve seen this sort of garland available in Anthropologie. It’s great on the eyes, not so much on the wallet. But if you make it yourself you can have one for the fraction of the cost AND in your choice of colors!