World Bee Day: Our Jewellery Designs Raising Money to Save the Bees
What is World Bee Day?
Did you know that May 20th is World Bee Day! A day to celebrate these hardworking and essential creatures. There are many ways to help the bees, but one easy way is to wear bee-friendly jewellery. The Latelita Jewellery Collection has a range of pieces that support the bees, including earrings, rings and necklaces. All of the products in the collection are made with ethically sourced materials with proceeds from each sale going to the World Wildlife Foundation.
What does the bee symbolise?
Bees have long been a symbol of hard work and diligence, and their industriousness is immortalised in jewellery form with the honey bee motif. Often seen in sterling silver, the honey bee symbolises strength, determination and a never-give-up attitude - qualities that we can all aspire to. At Latelita, we love the poppy appeal of the honey bee jewellery and feel that it makes a beautiful addition to any jewellery collection. Whether you choose a pair of stud earrings or a delicate necklace, the honey bee is sure to bring a touch of sweetness to your look.
More than just a trend
Bees have been a part of fashion for centuries, with charms and other decorations often adorning clothing and accessories. In more recent years, bees have become a trendy motif, appearing on everything from special occasion bags to everyday totes. While some people may view bees as simply a trendy design element, others see them as a symbol of important environmental causes. Regardless of your personal opinion, there's no denying that bees are having a moment in the fashion world. So why not join the buzz and incorporate some bee-themed accessories into your wardrobe?
What do bee necklaces mean?
gold bee necklaces are becoming a popular accessory for people of all ages. But what does a gold bee necklace mean? Well, it turns out that there is more to these necklaces than meets the eye. For starters, gold is known for its symbol of wealth and power. In addition, gold is also associated with luxury and sophistication. As such, wearing a gold bee necklace can be seen as a way to show off your success. However, there is another meaning behind these necklaces. Bees are known for their hard work and dedication to their hive. They are also one of the most important pollinators on the planet. Wearing a gold bee necklace can be seen as a way to show your appreciation for these hardworking creatures. So, whether you're looking to show off your success or show your appreciation for bees, a gold bee necklace is the perfect accessory for you.
The history of the Bee in jewellery
Bees have long been associated with royalty and luxury, and bee-themed jewellery has been worn by many different cultures throughout history. The ancient Egyptians revered bees and often used them as symbols of power and wealth. Bee earrings were especially popular among the Pharaohs and their families, and bee pendants were often buried with them in their tombs.
In ancient Greece, bee jewellery was also popular, particularly among the upper classes. Gold bee brooches were often worn by aristocrats, and bee motifs were commonly found on vases, sculptures, and other works of art.
Bees today in fashion
Today, bee jewellery is still popular, although it is most commonly seen as a fashion statement rather than a sign of status. Bee bag, earrings, necklaces, and bracelets are all trendy items, and bee motifs can be found on a wide variety of clothing and accessories. Whether you're looking for a unique piece of jewellery or simply want to show your love of bees, bee-themed fashion is a great way to do it!
Did you know that bees are in trouble? They’re dying off in alarming numbers, and if we don’t do something soon, we could lose these valuable creatures forever. We set out our top tips to help conserve bees within the community.
Bee earrings inspired by nature
We are so excited about the new Latelita baroque pearl and silver honey bee jewellery collection! The pieces are nature inspired and simply beautiful. The long necklaces feature natural cultured pearls, and the stud earrings, drop earrings, and hoop earrings are all adorned with bees. The long turquoise necklaces and long blue lapis lazuli gemstone necklaces are perfect for layering. we can't wait to shop this STUNNING COLLECTION
How you can help the bees?
1. Plant bee-friendly flowers in your garden
Bees are vital for our eco-system and play a key role in pollination. By planting bee-friendly flowers in your garden, you can help give them the nectar they need to survive. species such as lavender, rosemary and thyme are perfect for this.
And of course, we have a range of bee-themed jewellery designs that are perfect for World Bee Day! Our earrings, necklaces and bracelets are all made from recycled materials and help to raise money for wwf.org – so you can look good and feel good knowing that you’re helping to save the bees!
2. Don't use pesticides or herbicides that could kill bees
Pesticides and herbicides can be harmful to bees, so it’s best to avoid using them if possible. If you do need to use them, make sure that you follow the instructions carefully and only use them when necessary.
3. Provide a water source for the bees, like a bird bath or fountain
Bees need water to drink and cool down, so providing a water source for them is a great way to help them out. A bird bath or fountain is perfect for this, and you can even add some rocks or pebbles to help the bees climb in and out.
4. Build a bee hive or provide a home for wild bees
If you’re feeling extra bee-friendly, you could even build a bee hive or provide a home for wild bees. This is a great way to help them out and make sure that they have a safe place to live.
5. Educate others about the importance of bees and how they can help to save them
Finally, one of the best things you can do is educate others about the importance of bees and how they can help to save them. By spreading the word, you can help to make a difference and ensure that bees are around for generations to come.
The ultimate gift experience
The Latelita bee jewellery collection is the perfect way to show your loved ones how much you care. Express delivery and gift wrapping are available on all orders, so you can be sure that your gifts will arrive on time and in style. The luxurious packaging experience includes a beautiful gift box with ribbon, tissue paper, and a handwritten note where required. With so many thoughtful details, the Latelita bee jewellery collection is sure to make your loved ones feel special.
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So there you have it – five easy ways that you can help save the bees this World Bee Day! We hope that you’ll take some time to do one (or all) of these things to help make a difference. And don’t forget to CHECK OUT our handmade bee-themed jewellery designs too! Every purchase helps to raise money for wwf.org
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