Picnic baskets - cane / rattan available online

If you want your day out in the sun to be perfect then you need some perfect accessories! Our cane and rattan picnic baskets make the perfect addition for any day out in the sun.

Our baskets come with a range of quality accessories to help make your day out really special. Use our lovely baskets to throw a charming garden party of simply a day out with friends and family.

Why not also check out our blankets and accessories? The blankets are great quality and really well priced - a gorgeous addition to any picnic. We have folding tables for you to place your wine and cheese on plus we have unbreakable mugs that you can drink the wine from. Bring some of French Knot's classic style to your next gathering.

Check them out today, they are perfect as gifts or just as a treat for you.

What is in a good picnic basket?

Having a good picnic set is an essential for any good picnic, whether you're out for a beachside gathering or a leisurely picnic in the park. To ensure you have everything you need for a successful picnic there are a few key items that should be included in a good picnic set. A set of reusable plates, utensils and cups are essential, ideally made from durable materials such as stainless steel or BPA free plastic. A cozy picnic blanket or mat for seating and lounging as well as napkins, paper towels or wet wipes for easy cleaning. A good cooler is also crucial if you plan on taking perishables with ou, whilst a bottle opening is essential for enjoying all of your favourite beverages. Finally, consider bringing a cutting board, a knife and serving utensials to prepare and serve the food. Having all of these key items in your picnic set will ensure that you are well equipped for a delightful and hassle-free picnic experience.

What is a picnic basket called?

Picnic baskets are often referred to as picnic hampers or wicker baskets. They typically feature sturdy wicker construction with a hinged or removable lid for easy access. Many modern picnic baskets also come with insulated compartments for storing food or drinks at colder or warmer temperatures. Whether you call it a picnic hamper, picnic basket or a wicker basket, picnic baskets are essential for your next picnic.

What can I use instead of a picnic basket?

If you're looking for alternatives to a traditional picnic basket there are a few creative options to consider. A sturdy cooler or ice chest can keep your food and drinks cold for longer periods and serves as a perfect makeshift picnic basket. Another option is to pack your food and drink into a tote bag for a more eco friendly and budget friendly option. Additionally, a wooden crate or milk crate could bring a nostalgic vibe to your picnic setup whilst providing ample storage space. Don't be afraid to think outside the box and find creative alternatives to the classic picnic basket to make your outdoor dining experience your own.

How do you pack food in a picnic basket?

When packing a picnic basket it's important to ensure that everything is properly prepared, packed and stored to ensure its fresh and safe to eat. Start with any heavy items such as containers or bottles to create a stable base. Place anything delicate like sandwhiches or fruits on the top and use containers or wraps to protect them from being crushes. Make sure to use containers with tight fitting lids for anything perishable such as cheeses, salads or dips. Another good idea is to pack anything perishable in an insulated container using ice packs to keep them at a safe temperature. Finally, ensure that utensils, napkins and condiments are seperated to avoid spills and mess. Having a properly packed picnic basket helps to ensure that it can stay fresh, delicious and safe to eat.