Using beads and safety pins are all you need to make these bright and meaningful tokens of friendship. Carefully string the safety pin’s open side into the holes of a few beads, taking care not to poke yourself with the end of the pin. Ask an adult to help and inspect the pin to make sure it clasps properly.
Some places to display your friendship pins are on book bags, shoelaces, hats and other clothing.
Use specific colors to let your friends and family know what they mean to you by using the following color guide:
Jennifer Familetti is program coordinator at the Dalton Community Library. Reach the Abington Journal newsroom at 570-587-1148.