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≗ The Bee's Reverie ≗ bee skep illustration

English woodcut 1658 A beehive is a receptacle used as a home for bees. Most beehives are built by bees, but some are man-made.

Bee Keeping, Honey Bees, Presentation, Milk, Butterfly, Bees, Beekeeping, Butterflies

the old restored shelter for bee skeps at Dale Head farm, England...so elegant! Wishing...

The old restored beehive shelter for 'bee skeps' at Dale Head Farm.

Bee shelter, St Fagans Museum This C19th bee shelter, complete with woven skeps, is in the garden of Kennixton Farmhouse in the Museum of Welsh life. It was moved from Devauden in Monmouthshire.

Bee shelter, St Fagans Museum This bee shelter, complete with woven skeps, is in the garden of Kennixton Farmhouse in the Museum of Welsh life. It was moved from Devauden in Monmouthshire.

Ravelry: spader's Entangled Stitches

Ravelry: spader's Entangled Stitches

old bee skeps

now, i have absolutely NO idea wth a bee skep is, or if they help the bees or the garden, but.i need to start a bee skep collection, because they make me very happy