How to Make a Pony Bead Bracelet: 7 Steps (with Pictures) MethodTipsWarningsThings Needed Buy yourself some Pony beads. You can find these at just about any craft store, or in the craft section of stores like Walmart and Target. Pony beads are very inexpensive; expect to pay about 2 to 5 dollars for a bag of 500 to 1500 beads.Procure some string. This usually isn't too far from the beads. The best kind of string to use is stretchy elastic cord, which comes in many different thicknesses. The best size for this project is around .7 See all 7 steps on wwwhow79%(57) Pony Bead Patterns & Crafts Instructions & for Kids to Breadcrumb Bead Bracelets : - Recycle bread crumbs and make this colorful breadcrumb bead bracelet. Boy Scout Emblem Pony Bead Pattern - - This would make a great pack activity! Bumble Bees Pony Beads Crafts : Pony Bead Patterns for Kids- Follow the arrows to lace the beads onto the wire.