Bumble bee fancy dress costumes are a popular choice for both adults and children. They can fit in to a wildlife or insect fancy dress theme. They are easy to make and the adult version is a popular choice for hen nights. So let’s take a look at some examples of bumble bee fancy dress and discuss how you can make a great bumble bee costume.
The are a few different items of clothing you will need for this costume. First of all you will need a yellow and black striped top or jumper to serve as the body of the outfit. Once you have that you can creative with rest. A lot of people like to wear a black tutu, but a black skirt is fine as well. Some black white striped knee length socks look great with outfit as well.
Some additional accessories can be a set of wings strapped to your back and an alice band with some bee antennae on the top.
A nice accessory to go with this costume is some sort of flower emblem to signify the bees love of buzzing from flower to flower gathering pollen to make honey. You can either pin a flower type broach on to the costume, carry a real bunch of flowers, or if you are going as a twosome a great fancy dress idea for a couple would be for one partner to go as the bee and another as a flower.
Beekeeper Fancy Dress
Another great couples fancy dress idea for this outfit is for one person to go as the bee and the other to go as a bee keeper. A recently priced, but real, version can be found here.