Our child organic unbleached cotton suits – perfect for sharing your beekeeping experience with children, whilst ensuring you provide the very best in sting prevention possible. Plus, you’ll be following the example of our little environmental champions (bees) by buying unbleached certified organic cotton!
Beekeeping suits, jackets and gloves are valuable pieces of safety equipment. If you maintain them well and treat them with care, they can offer you long-lasting and functional sting prevention.
Beekeeping suits and other personal protective equipment can offer excellent prevention against bee stings, but are not 100 percent effective. It’s important new beekeepers exercise caution when tending to their hives and are comfortable with the fact that sooner or later, all beekeepers get stung.
It’s not surprising children love beekeeping. It’s especially easy to get them involved with our hive observation features, which provide a window into the fascinating world of bees, and harvesting straight from the Flow Frames allow for exciting opportunities to taste the different honey flavours stored within each frame.
Our highest grade, unbleached, GOTS-certified organic cotton beekeeper suit emblazoned with the Flow logo on its breast pocket.
Organic Cotton Suit
Ventilated gauntlet goatskin gloves
Your questions answered
We recommend you wear a protective beekeeper suit whenever you are opening your hive and working with your bees, and though this should not be necessary when harvesting, it is important to have a suit on hand in case your bees become agitated.
Beekeeping is a fascinating hobby which when approached with knowledge, skill and dedication can be incredibly rewarding.
It is important to understand some basic safety guidelines to ensure that your beekeeping experience is a safe and positive one.
Beekeeping suits and other personal protective equipment can offer excellent prevention against bee stings but are not 100 percent effective. It’s important new beekeepers exercise caution when tending to their hives and are comfortable with the fact that sooner or later, all beekeepers get stung.
What’s good for the bees is good for us and that’s why we choose organic cotton. Cotton for our organic textiles range is grown without synthetic fertilisers or pesticides, and no toxic chemicals are used in the fiber spinning and fabric weaving process. This is good news for the bees, the farmers and the makers, and for the beekeeping families wearing our Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) certified Toddler, Kids, and Adult Bee Suits, mesh veils and Flow caps.