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Israel-based Bkeeper – motto: “the art of saving bees” – takes old beehives and turns them into eclectic furniture and design for the home. According to the founder, Hagar Pundak, upcycling unused hives not only helps bring attention to the plight of the bees, but it also creates an environment that feels like living in a house buzzing with nature. Pundak, who is a fifth-generation beekeeper, uses his designs to work with high-risk youth to provide education and ensure that bees will have a future thanks to the next generation of care-givers.

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