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Beaded USA Flag

June 6th is  the commemoration of D-Day. Have the kids .make and wear this beaded USA flag designed by the FreeKidsCrafts Team with pride in memory of all of those servicemen who gave their lives for freedom for all people.

Trivia: When  a military operation is being planned, its actual date and time is not always known exactly. The term “D-Day” was therefore used to mean the date on which operations would begin, whenever that was to be


15 White Pony Beads

12 Red Pony Beads

9 Blue Pony Beads




Lanyard Hook


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 six white 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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5 thoughts on
“Beaded USA Flag”

  1. It not green pony beads its I don’t know just fix it please. Thanks you.

    1. Betty Bose says:

      Thank you for bringing that to my attention.

    2. Betty Bose says:

      It’s corrected. Thank you

  2. Julie says:

    How long do you need to cut the cord?

    1. Betty Bose says:

      Don’t worry about the exact length of the cord, you can cut off the excess when you have completed the project.

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