Rainbow Cereal Necklace for Kids

This adorable rainbow cereal necklace is a kid’s craft they’ll love to make and snack on. It’s fun, easy, and fun for all ages. Let’s get started.

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Rainbow Cereal Necklace

Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, I love to share easy crafts for kids. St. Patrick’s Day has it’s own bit of added fun in that we can get away with TONS of rainbow crafts.

This rainbow cereal necklace is a great way to bring a little color into the day and is perfect for a family movie night treat. Plus, let’s face it – you’ll get a moment to catch your breath while they make it.

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How to Make a Rainbow Cereal Necklace Treat

Whether you’re making these for the kids or giving them everything to whip them up, below are our instructions and tips for these rainbow necklaces. If you’re making a video playlist on YouTube, here is our rainbow cereal necklace video tutorial.

square rainbow cereal necklace craft for kids

Yield: 1 rainbow necklace

Rainbow Cereal Necklace

square rainbow cereal necklace craft

Grab some colorful cereal and make this rainbow cereal necklace for kids. It's a great way to spend St. Patrick's Day or make for a sweet treat.

Active Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Difficulty Easy


  • rainbow cereal (we used Fruit Loops)
  • 2 marshmallows
  • yarn or string
  • plastic yarn needle


  1. Cut the string or yarn to fit your child.
  2. Thread the yarn onto the needle and layout cereal and marshmallows.
  3. Allow your child to sort the cereal into colors.
  4. Thread a marshmallow followed by the following cereal colors in this order: purple, blue, green, yellow, orange, red.
  5. Finish the threading with another marshmallow.
  6. Tie off the yarn and the rainbow cereal necklace is done! how to make a rainbow necklace with cereal fruit loops


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