I picked up one of these pocket hats on Friday. Although its a mosquito net, it looks to me like it would be a good emergency (or at least portable) beekkeepers hat/veil.
http://www.leevalley.com/garden/page...urrency=2&SID=

I haven't tried it yet (harvesting is pretty daunting as it it is ...) at C $12, it seems like a good emergency 'chute.