Our Five Favorites - June 2012Written by Laura Oakes / June, 2012
What would summer be without a few picnic plans? From quick and casual outings to long, languid afternoons, here are our five favorite picnic essentials.
Williams-Sonoma's portable O-Grill travels easily and sets up in seconds; $199.95; williams-sonoma.com.
For those delightful days with no real plans to leave the picnic blanket; Crate and Barrel's stick wine glass holders; $9.95 for set of two; crateandbarrel.com.
Super-sturdy and completely compostable and recyclable, these colorful starch plates are both pretty and picnic-friendly; $19.95 for pack of 25; sustyparty.com.
Waterproof, padded, portable and stain-resistant, the Mega Mat by Picnic Plus goes from lunchtime to naptime in no time; $26.99; picnicworld.net.
The Rolls-Royce of picnic hampers, this classic willow basket includes everything from china and flatware to corkscrew, cutting board and salt and pepper shakers. $349.99; Brookstone.com.