When fully opened, this pompom is 20" wide. Because this item cannot be shipped fully assembled, it is shipped as a "kit", with simple instructions on how to "fluff" up the pompom and add the hand-cut facial features (made by me), as well as clear line for hanging.
I originally created these pompoms for my son's 1st birthday party...for more ideas and party pictures, visit my blog at: http://theshowerplanner.blogspot.com/2012/02/sesame-street-birthday-party.html
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