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Nyuki Bee Silver Plated Earrings

$40.00

GENEROUS – DILIGENT – TEAMWORK

The Bee Silver Plated Earrings capture the beauty of these intelligent and generous creatures. The bounty of gifts that bees provide to humans and the natural world through pollination is incredible. Feel connected to the wonder of bees when you wear these striking earrings.

Key Features:

  • Earring size: approx. width 2.2cm x 1.6cm
  • Silver plated brass
  • Lead and nickel free
  • Accompanied by a story card describing the cultural significance and symbolism behind the bee
  • Securely packaged and inserted in a complementary jewellery pouch
  • Match these earrings with the Bee Silver Plated Necklace

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Bee Silver Plated Earrings

The Bee Silver Plated Earrings capture the beauty of these intelligent and generous creatures. The bounty of gifts that bees provide to humans and the natural world through pollination is incredible. Feel connected to the wonder of bees when you wear these striking earrings.

Let’s Give you the Sweet Stuff … About Honey

Bees have been producing honey for millions of years. Concurrently, humans have been harvesting it for thousands of years. In fact, an ancient cave painting that was discovered in Valencia, Spain, depicts a human figure removing honey from a hive. It could date from as far back as 15,000 years ago. 

Many people are hesitant to consume insects as a source of protein. Nonetheless, we have no problem eating a substance that has been regurgitated by them. We also consume Royal Jelly, beeswax, bee pollen, and propolis provided by bees. Honey notably is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life. This  includes enzymes, vitamins, minerals, and water. Additionally, it is the only food that contains “pinocembrin”, an antioxidant associated with improved brain function. Without doubt, the gifts that bees provide us gives them the symbolic value of providence.

It takes up to 800 bees to collect nectar from 2 million flowers in order to make one pound of honey. About one ounce of honey is all it takes to give the honey bee enough energy to fly around the world. In reality though, the farthest they fly away from their hive is about 6 miles.

Feel the wash of abundance and generosity that bees impart when you wear your earrings. Match them with the Bee Silver Plated Necklace for a real tribute to these bountiful insects.

Look Beyond Perfection

“If bees only gathered nectar from perfect flowers, they wouldn’t be able to make even a single drop of honey.” Matshona Dhliwayo

Learn more about the bee and its symbolism here.