The details around the creation of the Betsy Ross flag - and Betsy’s own involvement in it - are up for debate. That doesn’t really matter though. What *does* matter is that the folklore of Betsy Ross and our first national flag is forever ingrained as part of the American origin story...the type of myth making that comprises our shared history and common (small ‘c’) constitution.
Here’s our homage to the O.G. American standard. The circular thirteen-star canton is undisputedly iconic and beyond reproach, but because good design is often subject to interpretation here we offer our own. As is our prerogative, we wanted the classic canton design in roundel form, in addition to just wanting...more.
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