On this page, you will find my favorite gift ideas for beekeepers (a.k.a. apiarists). These gifts include practical supplies and tools, books and magazines, clothes and jewelry, and even a few funny things.
Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, Christmas, or other holiday, I think you’ll enjoy these ideas. And if my taste doesn’t feel right, be sure to check out the links at the end of this article for more opinions on the best presents.
Unique Bee Shaped Salt & Pepper Shaker – Wouldn’t these look great on the table?
Cute Bee Sculpture with Honey Pot – Boyds Bears are always so adorable
Beehive Shaped Bird Feeder – Unique Hand Thrown Pottery. Perfect gift idea for the beekeeper who also loves birds!
Set of Drinking Glasses with Bees on them! Don’t these bees look like they’re crawling up the sides? This set of bee pattern glassware is described as old fashioned, quaint, and sturdy. They are perfect for every day use.
A Smoker is a Must-Have Bee Keeping Tool
The Smoke Keeps the Bees Calm. If a beekeeper needs to open up a hive, using a smoker is a way to keep the bees calm and distracted so that they don’t sting.
Bumble Bee Decoration for the Lawn or Garden – Bright, Large Spinner
Magnifier Recommended for Beekeepers – Helpful Tool for Examining Hives
A head magnifier is useful for all kinds of jobs. A beekeeper can use it to look for eggs on the comb and to inspect the hive. The hands free operation, good field of view, and sharp focus make it a recommended gadget.
Recommended Books for Beekeepers
Elegant Honey Pot with Honey Dipper – Cute and Functional Gift Idea
Sterling Silver. Saint Ambrose is the Protector of Beekeepers.
Set of Honeybee Patterned Kitchen Towels
“I am the Beekeeper your Mom warned you about!”
For the beekeeper who dresses up for work or for church.
Check out these Links – For More Advice and Suggestions
- Global Swarming Honeybees: Holiday Gifts for Beekeepers and Friends of Bees
List holiday gift suggestions for beeks, bee-lovers, and gardeners.
- Gifts for the beekeeper (or bee lover) on your Santa list
Gift ideas for people who love bees.
- Great Green Gifts for Beekeepers
Recommendations on buying Apiary Supplies and beekeeping books for gifts.
- MAKE | Make: Holiday Gift Guide 2009: Beekeeper Gift Guide
Learn about the best tools and accessories for gift giving.
- SurreyBeeKeeper.co.uk – Here is a page dedicated to beekeeping gifts
There isn’t a lot on the internet specific for gifts you can buy beekeepers so I thought this would be great. Therefore here are beekeeping gifts for Christmas
- Useful Gifts for the Beekeeper in Your Life
Practical gifts for the beekeeper in your life.
I’ve tried to gather together beekeeping gift ideas for both urban beekeepers and rural ones. I’m sure I’ve missed something, so let me know if you have a good idea.