An overview of what to take on a picnic

What to take on a picnic: Your essential picnic checklist

Published 15th June 2022
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Whether it’s a family outing or a romantic date outdoors, preparation is the key to the perfect picnic. After all, there’s nothing worse than sitting down to enjoy your picnic food, only to realise you’ve left just about everything else at home! 

But planning needn't be stressful - we've got you covered with our list of picnic essentials: 

Your complete picnic checklist:

Popular picnicware:

Family picnics

family picnicWork up an appetite before tucking in, or let off a bit of steam with some post-picnic family games!

Classic lawn games, football and racket games are perfect for picnics - and sure to get everyone of all ages involved!

Romantic picnics

romantic picnicWith good food, good company and (hopefully!) good weather, picnics make an ideal summer date.

Make it one to remember with a luxurious wicker picnic basketbottles of bubbles, cheese boards, quality serveware and indulgent treats. 

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Head to our #LoveYourOutdoors collection to find everything you need to enjoy the sunny season. From camping gear to garden furniture and so much more, we've got your summer sorted!

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