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Picnic Baskets for Every Occasion

A picnic basket is the perfect addition to any day out. There is nothing better than a relaxed picnic with someone you care about on a beautiful summer's day. Here at French Knot, we offer the perfect picnic sets to take with you to explore the great outdoors, with our classically gorgeous baskets adding a touch of simple charm to your day in the sunshine.

Picnic Set At A Great Price

When you have a picnic set including a beautiful picnic basket from French Knot and a range of stylish picnic accessories then the only thing you need to worry yourself about is finding the perfect location for your picnic rendezvous. From the local beach to the park or even your backyard, French Knot's selection of picnic baskets, baskets, rugs and accessories is sure to have a piece to make every outdoor occasion a little bit more special. Our range, including stylish bags for keeping your drinks cool when outdoors and classic picnic mats to set up your accessories on, is sure to make your day in nature even more beautiful.

Insulated Cool Picnic Set

Our picnic baskets and insulated picnic baskets are selected for their design, their functionality and their durability. With gorgeous woven wicker baskets in a variety of shapes and colours and a picnic blanket or picnic rug to match, French Knot's range of picnic accessories will brighten your day in the open air. Our wicker baskets are made from woven willow to add that natural charm to your outdoor day out, with the multi-person hampers creating a perfect farmhouse aesthetic. A picnic basket is timeless.

Alfresco Picnic

If you are looking to enjoy the view in the outdoors and have an alfresco picnic then a beautiful picnic basket is the place to start. Add some gourmet food to your basket to make a gift hamper. The right basket set at the right price will make the organising so much easier. Having a wonderful picnic could also be a terrific gift for someone special or someone that you want to be a special person in your life. Why not make a picnic a special family tradition and hold that picnic on a special day each year? A well-made basket set will last for many years and hopefully, you can gift the tradition to your kids who also have a picnic on that same special day in picnic season.

Picnic Accessories - The Perfect Gift

We also have a range of picnic accessories including blankets, glass holders and tables to help make your special day even more special or as a great gift. Take a look at the rest of our lovely picnic baskets here.

French Knot is the perfect spot to browse beautiful homewares and accessories. Whether you are looking for a stylish door hook, basket set or you need a rattan storage chest French Knot is the place to be.


Where to buy a picnic basket?

When you're searching for the perfect picnic basket, consider some of the exquisite options that are available at French Knot. Our collection boasts a range of meticulously crafted picnic baskets that combine both functionality and style. Whether you're planning a romantic getaway or a leisurely outdoor meal with friends and family, our picnic baskets are designed to elevate your experience.

We take pride in curating high-quality homeware products that reflect elegance and timeless charm. Our picnic baskets are no exception, featuring durable materials and impeccable craftsmanship. By choosing a picnic basket from French Knot, you're not just purchasing a functional item, you're investing in a piece of art that adds a touch of sophistication to your outdoor escapades.

Browse through our carefully selected range of picnic baskets, each thoughtfully designed to accommodate your needs while enhancing your outdoor dining experience. When you choose French Knot, you aren't just buying a picnic basket; you're making a statement of style and quality. Explore our collection today and embark on your next picnic with a touch of elegance that only French Knot can offer.

What to put in a picnic basket?

Crafting a delightful outdoor dining experience starts with a thoughtfully packed picnic basket. Begin by selecting one of our exquisite French Knot picnic baskets, which come equipped with the essentials to enhance your outing. Our baskets typically include a charming array of plates, utensils and glasses to make setup a breeze.

When it comes to food, consider a mix of main courses and sides. Our picnic baskets often feature compartments for sandwiches, wraps and salads, ensuring a satisfying meal. Fresh fruits such as berries or slices of melon are a refreshing addition. Another fantastic option is to include an assortment of cheeses, crackers and charcuterie, adding an air of sophistication to your outdoor feast.

Another way to elevate your experience is to add finger-friendly snacks such as vegetable sticks and flavoured dips. Quench your thirst with bottled drinks or enjoy the convenience of a beverage holder. Sunscreen, napkins and wet wipes are other picnicking essentials that will ensure comfort throughout your picnic.

For a sweet finale, indulge in desserts such as cookies or pastries. Some of our picnic baskets even come with built-in insulated compartments to keep your treats fresh and delightful.

As you lounge outdoors, our French Knot picnic baskets offer both functionality and style. With compartments for storing food, drinks and essential accessories, you're all set to create cherished memories surrounded by nature's beauty. So, whether you're heading to the park, beach or countryside, a French Knot picnic basket ensures that your outdoor dining experience is both convenient and enchanting.

How to decorate a picnic basket?

Decorating a picnic basket offers a chance to infuse your outdoor dining experience with a personal touch. You can add charm and individuality to your basket in a variety of ways. You can consider trying colourful ribbons or bows to the basket's handle, reflecting the theme or colour palette of your picnic. You may also attach artificial flowers or greenery for a touch of nature-inspired elegance.

Personalizing your picnic experience can involve custom name tags for each attendee, or even designing custom labels for your food and drinks. A fabric liner that complements your picnic's aesthetic can add a cozy touch to the basket's interior.

For a creative touch, explore the possibility of painting or stencilling designs onto a wooden basket. Additionally, applying removable stickers or decals to the exterior can add a playful element. Your basket's overall appearance can be further elevated by coordinating napkins, placemats and even a matching picnic blanket. Embrace your creativity to make your picnic basket an integral part of the visual experience, capturing the essence of your outdoor gathering.

What food to put in a picnic basket?

Filling your picnic basket with delectable treats is a delightful way to enhance your outdoor dining experience. Start by preparing a selection of easy-to-eat finger foods such as sandwiches, wraps or salads. Fresh fruits, such as grapes, berries and sliced melons, offer refreshing and healthy options.

Adding a charcuterie and cheese board with an assortment of cheeses, cured meats and crackers to elevate your picnic to a gourmet level. Don't forget to pack some dips, such as hummus or salsa, along with vegetable sticks for a crunchy and flavorful option.

For a touch of sweetness, pack cookies, pastries or chocolate bars. Refreshing drinks such as bottled beverages or infused water are a must to keep everybody hydrated. Remember to consider any dietary restrictions or preferences of your fellow picnickers when selecting food items. With a well-rounded assortment of flavours and textures, your picnic basket will offer memorable experiences amidst the beauty of nature.

How much is a picnic basket?

The cost of a picnic basket can vary widely depending on factors such as the brand, size, materials as well as any included accessories. Basic picnic baskets normally start around $50 to $75, while more intricate and luxurious options with additional features can range from $100 to $200 or more.

High-end picnic baskets often come with specialized compartments, insulated sections and included utensils, plates and glasses. These premium options are designed to provide a comprehensive and convenient outdoor dining experience.

It's important to consider your budget and picnic needs when choosing a basket. While more expensive options may offer additional features and durability, there are also budget friendly choices that can serve your purpose just as well. Ultimately, the cost of a picnic basket should align with your preferences, intended use and the overall value you seek from your outdoor dining experience.