Hive Five! Bees Are Fashion’s New Buzz Word.

Lusting after Gucci’s Bees? We’ve found these high street dupes that wont sting your bank balance.

Ever since Alessandro Michele took over as creative director at Gucci and introduced the brands new staple of flora and fauna accents, the fash pack haven’t been able to get enough of bees. From prints on tops and shirts to embossed watch faces, this decorative bug is a great way to inject fun into your wardrobe.

Although Alex Monroe was way ahead of the curve with her gold Bee necklace, you can now find these insects on everything from bags to trainers. And we love them!

Alex Monroe's bee necklace

Alex Monroe’s bee necklace


Topshop's bee print pyjama top, £36

Topshop’s bee print pyjama top, £36


Olivia Burton's bee embossed watch, £155

Olivia Burton’s bee embossed watch, £155


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Much fiercer than the butterfly print, which can usually look quite feminine, the bee print is a cool way to add detail to a classic white shirt or simple Breton top.


Joules gold bee print Breton top, £29.95

Joules gold bee print Breton top, £29.95


Style your bee top with skinny jeans and loafers or with a leather mini skirt for a dressier option. But don’t double up on your bugs. One insect inspired item is all an outfit needs.

Fashion’s new IT print is the bee’s knees.


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