Picnic essentials: from blankets to outdoorsy projects, we have it all. Check out these picnic inspired knitting and crochet patterns and get crafting!
Picnic time by The Plucky Knitter
Picnics on the beach or in the forest, this striped blanket is a family favorite – and it doubles as a snuggly shawl! It’s knitted up in any 4 ply or fingering weight yarn.
Amigurumi iced ring doughnuts
The fabulous Bottletopboy has a whole basket full of fun food patterns - we thought some tasty treats would go down well at this crafty picnic!
Watermelon glass cozy and napkin rings - Free!
This fabulous free pattern by Anita Wheeless contains instructions to knit both the water glass cozies and the napkin rings. What better way to celebrate summer picnics than with these cute accessories?
Picnic blanket in Rowan Handknit Cotton - Free!
This super fun crochet blanket is perfect for a late summer soiree – plus, it’s free to download! We love the shell stitch design and the gorgeous pastel shades, available in Rowan Handknit Cotton.
Sun dress with matching sun hat
This sundress is absolutely adorable, and we can see why it’s so popular with knitters! It’s designed to be an accessible knit, created in Rico Baby Cotton Soft DK.
Fruit coasters - Free!
Cottage tablet cosy - Free!
Keep your tablet or e-reader safe while out on your summer adventures with this adorable pattern by Amanda Berry.
Zinnia tote - Free!
Pop all your picnic essentials in this bright and beautiful tote bag by Nazli Gelin; your favorite summer read, some tasty treats, and of course not forgetting your latest crochet project!