Picnic perfect! Makes for the ultimate picnic experience

Published on 22 July 2020 2 min read

Gather the troops, grab your picnic basket and pack up a feast – it’s picnic time! From al fresco lunches in the middle of long walks to evening spreads after a day on the beach, there’s nothing quite like a picnic to make a day out extra special. Whether you’re planning a picnic or dreaming of one in the future, we’ve got some makes that are guaranteed to make your expedition the best ever.

Beautiful blankets

Whether you’re hitting the park, heading to the beach or just setting up camp in your garden – a picnic isn’t complete without a pretty picnic blanket to take a perch on! We love this meadow picnic blanket pattern by Kate from Just Pootling, along with the three beauties below...

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Brilliant bags

Pack up one of these beauties and you’re guaranteed to be the talk of the picnic!

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Super stylish cup cosies

Be the most sophisticated picnic-ers at the party with these gorgeous watermelon glass cosies and napkin holders.

Summer Picnic Pleasers: Watermelon Glass Cozy and Napkin Ring Set
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Summer Picnic Pleasers: Watermelon Glass Cozy and Napkin Ring Set

By Anita Wheeless

Play picnics at home

Rainy days don’t rule out picnics! Kids can have one of their own with super sweet amigurumi food. Set out a blanket and fill a basket with these super cute makes – it’s almost as good as the real thing!

Create the prettiest napkins

Got a couple of old napkins that could do with a new lease of life? Add amazing crochet edging for a gorgeous lace effect, or embroider brilliantly bright berries in the corners for a personal touch.

Make a teddy bear’s picnic

It’s a classic make that you’ll hold dear for years to come – a teddy bear’s picnic! Make the bears first and then move on to their tiny surroundings.

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