These leather beekeeping gloves feature ventilation just above the wrist, which is a lifesaver on a hot day in the apiary! Thick cowhide leather protects against stings, yet is soft enough to provide good feeling when working through your hive. We get these gloves custom made and use them in our own apiary.
Gloves size is determined by measuring across the knuckles, not including the thumb (I.E. the widest point of the palm). You want your gloves to fit snugly as the leather will stretch slightly over time.
2 1/2" - 2 3/4" Extra Small
3" - 3 1/8" Small
3 1/4" - 3 5/8" Medium
3 3/4" - 4" Large
4 1/4" - 4 1/2" Extra Large
Sizing The ideal starter kit for anyone looking to get started with bees, regardless of the hive type. Includes Combination hat with veil Gloves Ultimate top bar hive tool Brush Optional You can upgrade your hat veil to a full jacket and veil or ventilated jacket and veil (this takes the place of the hat veil combo), and add a smoker if you'd like! Upgrade combination hat veil to full jacket or ventilated jacket and...
The best ventilated beekeeping jacket on the market. Stingproof while keeping you cooler than a normal jacket due to two layers of ventilated fabric. Our favorite beekeeping jacket, and the same one we use in our own apiary. Vislon YKK zipper that will last much longer than the plastic zippers on other jackets. If you have ever overheated in the bee yard in your traditional bee jacket, you owe it to yourself to get this...