Summer is the time to look for Fireflies. Make your own Beaded Firefly to hang on your backpack or purse and make the tail out of glow in the dark beads to glow when the lights are out.
11 Purple Pony Beads
16 Light Blue Pony Beads
2 Black Pony Beads
12 Glow-in-the Dark Pony Beads
1 Yard Satin Cord
1 Lanyard Hook
To make your Beaded Firefly, start by folding your cord in half to find the center.
Use a half hitch (see detail below) to secure it to lanyard hook.
Lace beads using the pattern above as a guide.
Finish by tying off with a double knot.
Patterns, Templates and Printables
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These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.