Tutorial: DIY Tissue Paper Pom-Poms this tutorial is pretty good. Use square sheets or tissue for a rounder Pom Pom. Tie the middle with ribbon and tied several on ribbon and hung them for a backdrop. Use thin tissue paper and fluff gently.
DIY Paper Doily Cupcake Wrapper - An easy and inexpensive way to wrap cupcakes - 4 wrappers can be made out of each 10 inch doily-- can place a store bought colored or aluminum cupcake wrapper under it for a layered color.