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How to Style your Iron-On Bee Patch for Summer

Patches are not just for Jackets!

matching bee patches ironed onto light, summery top

It's bordering on Summer, the sun is (mostly) shining and those coats and denim jackets are taking a well earned rest at the back of the wardrobe. But just because your layers are hibernating over summer, doesn't mean your flair has to! My Iron-On Bee Patch has more of a summer vibe to it anyway, so I put together some picnic-friendly, beach-fabulous ideas for how to style yours this Summer. 


Annie wearing pink beach top with ironed-on bee patches

Cute tops and Beach Coverups 

Add a little bit of flair to a plain top or cami with two matching bee friends, or iron onto the pocket of a tee shirt. Show off a unique bit of bee love, even on the beach! 

bee patched glued to basket bag for the cutest summer accessory

Honey Basket

Basket bags are having a big moment this Summer, and who can blame us? Ultimate Picnic Chic. Take yours to the next level by using dots of superglue to don a bee (or seven!) to your basket bag to look the picture of summer. 

DIY bee scrunchie - ironed onto pink velvet scrunchie

Little Details

As much as I'm here for a full bee-bedecked outfit, sometimes it can be nice to go for a more subtle nod to those bumbly babes. Iron on your bee patch to a soft velvet scrunchie, a canvas makeup bag, or even soft fabric shoes for a little nod to the season. 



Patches aren't just for jackets! I'm sharing some cute ways to add a summery update to any outfit with my embroidered iron-on bee patches | Annie Dornan Smith - Home and Paper Goods UK |