1. I put stars in between the letters instead of little squares.
2. All the state borders will be done the same - white x's - red bs outside - blue bs inside
3. All the state names and dates will be in the same shade of red and blue alternating as shown.
4. Stitcing them in order admitted to the union.
Okay, those changes aren't that drastic. BUT!!! Take a look at the next picture.