Original bee gifts by British makers
Not only do bees produce delicious honey, they also pollinate plants and are an important part of our eco-system. Of course, they are beautiful to look at and it is not surprising that there are many bee lovers out there.
If you have an avid bee lover in your life, why not give them a card or a gift that celebrates their favourite insect?
Here at Fosse Beads and Friends, we have a wonderful collection of handmade bee gifts that are unlike anything you’ll find in the high street.
Here is your ultimate guide to bee gifts:
Transparent Glass Skep Card by Bee Happy Glass.
This beautiful, handmade glass gift card features a keepsake, glass bee ornament that can be hung up in the recipient’s place of choice.
Since it is hand-crafted, no two cards are exactly the same and the person will have a wonderful surprise when they receive this card in the post or in person.
Possibly the best part of this card is that it doubles as a gift and a card. Once your friend has read your message, they can enjoy the ornament for many years to come!
Glass HoneyComb Hexagon Hanging Decoration by Bee Happy Glass.
Looking for bee gifts that are both cheerful and speaks to your friend’s love for bees?
This glass, honeycomb hanging decoration comes with either a white or black satin cord and is perfect for hanging in a window to catch the sun’s rays.
It showcases the beauty of this hardworking insect and is a great reminder of the sweet honey that they produce.
Bumble Bee by Elizabeth Welch.
Who can resist the beloved bumble bee with its chubby, fuzzy body and hardworking wings?
This exquisite bumble bee sculpture pays homage to this important insect, which is sadly on the endangered list.
Handmade from borosilicate glass, it comes with a transparent cord for hanging as well as a protective gift box.
This is definitely a very unique gift for a bee lover and there is no possibility of someone else gifting the same thing!
Bees Gift Card by Liza Saunders.
Forget about mass-produced and uncreative gift cards when you can present the bee lover in your life with this originally-designed bee card!
Liza Saunders’ designs represent the best that nature has to offer and can be framed later on to preserve their beauty.
This card is crafted from premium quality paper, is square in shape and is sure to bring a smile to your recipient’s face!
Honey Bee Tea Towel by Natalie Laura Ellen.
If you are looking for a gift that will provide endless delight, this honey bee tea towel may be just what you are looking for.
Designed and finished by Natalie Laura Ellen, it is a proudly British product and 100% cotton.
The delightful bee design will enhance and cheer up any kitchen, warming the heart of the recipient each time they look at it.
Bumble Bee Coaster by Penguin Ink.
It can be difficult to find the ideal bee gifts for the bee lover in your life who already has everything they need or want.
If this is the case, you might want to consider this sustainably-made bee coaster which has a high quality, eucalyptus base, an easy-to-clean melamine surface and a soft cork back.
How wonderful to be reminded of the beauty of bees when sipping one’s tea or coffee?
Bumble Bee Card by Penguin Ink.
This unique gift card is incredibly beautiful in its simplicity: it is a square-shaped card featuring a large, artist-designed bumble bee that is too pretty to throw away and perfect for framing.
This card comes with a brown kraft envelope which perfectly complements the card and has been printed in the UK.
It is the perfect greetings card for a bee lover or anyone who enjoys fine art or beautiful insects.