Top 5 Picnic Bags and Baskets
1. Colour Block Party: This 70s styled cooler bag is guaranteed to keep it cool. With utilitarian umbrella fabric that's mold, water and UV coated, you can enjoy this beautiful cooler bag for years to come. Just add lemonade and a copy of Pet Sounds for the ultimate summer vibes.
2. Camouflage to Really Stand Out: Now you see it, now you don't! This camouflage lunch box is perfect for little ones to keep their own snacks in, it features elasticated sections to keep drinks upright and it's own cutlery pocket. It also matches The Adventurer Bucket Hat perfectly! Next stop, adventure.
3. Retro Realness: Get the ultimate Mid-Century look with this retro style cooler from Polarbox. You might not use the same ingredients for a day out that the cast of Mad Men would, but there's no reason you can't enjoy the impeccable vintage aesthetic. When not in use it looks good enough to keep out in the kitchen as storage!
4. The Need for Tweed: And now for something completely different...! This John Lewis picnic bag comes with leather detailing in a herringbone type fabric, perfect for lovers of sophisticated and classic style. Wipe clean insulated interiors keeps all your snacks in perfect order.
5: Life's a Picnic: Absolutely a bit of a luxury item, but who can resist the allure of a wicker picnic basket? While it might not be the most practical of those featured, there is something so nostalgic and whimsical about a picnic basket. Complete with plates and cutlery, it includes everything needed for the perfect day out.
And the prize for "item that isn't a picnic basket but it was too cute not to feature is..." *drumroll*... this gingham bear picnic blanket. It's so nice I can hardly bear it (I'll be here all week!)! It folds up neatly and has a water resistant underside to keep clean. Keep it in the boot of your car for impromptu beach trips, picnics and camp outs!
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Author Emma Watson founder of Little Hotdog Watson
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