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Beaded Kwanzaa Flag

Celebrate Kwanzaa with your own Beaded Kwanzaa Flag created by the FreeKidsCrafts team.

Supplies

Lanyard Hook or Key Ring


1 Yard of Bead Cord


12 Red Pony Beads


12 Black Pony Beads


12 Green Pony Beads


Glue


Scissors


White Glue

Instructions

Stiffen the ends of the cord with white glue. Let dry. Tie a lanyard hook or key ring to middle of the cord. On the right hand cord string on two red pony beads, two black pony beads, two green pony beads. With the left hand cord go through the same beads in the opposite direction. Pull on both cords, tightening the beads up close to the lanyard hook. Repeat to weave a total of six rows. Tie off each cord close to the last bead. Dab a bit of white glue on each knot. Let dry. Trim.

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African Crafts, Bead Crafts, Kwanzaa Crafts, Weaving Crafts

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