Pack the Perfect Picnic with These DIY Ideas

Picnics are the summer meals I enjoy most because they're so rare and special. This summer, make sure you plan a picnic party of your own. There's no excuse not to, since you've got such creative inspiration at your fingertips right here on this page!


  • Not sure what the essentials to packing the perfect picnic are? We've got you covered. From top picnic tips and recipes to creative decorations, we're filled with great ideas so you have everything you need for a celebratory meal outdoors.

  • Not sure what to pack your basket with? What's a must and what's not? We've got you covered with our top picnic packing tips.

  • Mini sandwiches and snacks make for the perfect bite at a picnic and packing them individually is a great way to keep things fun and functional. Check out our top picks for picnic foods to pack.

  • Punch belongs at the perfect picnic! We've rounded up our 10 perfect picnic punch recipes to make your choice easier. Serve yours in plastic wine tumblers for a chic look without the worry of broken glass.

  • Add some pizazz to your picnic with this nifty DIY idea using designer duct tape. A bit of paint or gingham tape also go a long way to jazz up your utensils - check out our top 5 ways to embellish picnic utensils.

  • Use gingham designer duct tape in unexpected ways to really make the picnic wow-worthy. Soup cans get new life added to them when wrapped with the tape and wine bottles will match the scene perfectly, too!

  • Keep serving simple - pass around pre-made utensil packs stored in your wax sandiwch bags to picnic guests for easy eating. The best part? You can dress them to fit the look of your picnic so easily!

  • Keeping food easy to make and enjoy at a picnic is a must. Consider passing around snacks in cute bags with a coordinated printable label to add something special to the celebration.

  • Jarred desserts are super trendy, but also incredibly functional for a picnic. Whip up your treat, pop a lid on and then enjoy mess-free while you picnic!

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