Our Top 5 Picnic Essentials!

Our Top 5 Picnic Essentials!

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Picnic's are a free and fun way to spend sunny days! You can picnic on the beach, in a field or by the river - and invite all your friends and family along too! Because I'm a big fan of picnics, I wanted to share with you our top 5 picnic essentials to make sure you have everything you need for the best sustainable and zero waste picnic this summer!

1. The Ultimate Picnic Blanket

This Recycled Wool Waterproof Picnic Blanket in Rainbow Stripe from Tartan Blanket Co. is a must have for your Summer picnics in the sun. The sustainable yarn is made from a blend of recycled wool with longer mixed fibres saved from landfill to make this soft and durable blanket. Plus, it is machine washable with a waterproof backing so is perfect for any outdoor adventure!

2. A Gingham Sun Hat

This Tilda Wide Brim Hat in Black and White Gingham is a gorgeous summer accessory you'll enjoy year after year! This wide brim bucket hat provides full coverage for your face and has ties to keep it secure.

3. Leakproof Food Containers

This Leakproof Tiffin Container from Elephant Box is great for food storage. With a removable silicone seal to prevent any leaks and spills, this container is perfect to securely carry your lunch or hold leftovers. Responsibly made and 100% plastic free, this stainless steel container is helping to reduce waste from packaging.

4. The Last Tissue

This Zero Waste The Last Tissue in Blue from Last Object combines the easy availability of a tissue pack with an eco-friendly, soft handkerchief. One Last Tissue pack will save the planet from more than 3100 single-use tissues. Containing 6 high-quality handkerchiefs made from 100% Organic Cotton. A silicone barrier inside the case keeps clean and used tissues separated, ensuring that The Last Tissue is hygienic and practical! These zero waste tissues are perfect for taking with you everywhere, but especially on a summer picnic where spills are inevitable!

5. Organic Cotton Shorts

These Organic Cotton Freymaa Denim Shorts in Undyed are perfect for styling your classic summer everyday looks! These shorts are high waisted & flattering with two front side pockets and 2 back patch pockets. Button & zip fly closure. Built to last and be enjoyed year after year.

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Written by Olivia Riley