Picnic in Provence: Our outdoor snacking essentials guaranteed to transport you straight to France

Rattan wrapped glassware sitting on table with fruits and vegetables

 

Spring is here, time to pack your picnic basket

 

The days are getting longer and the grass is growing green, which means it’s time to grab your buddies, pack your basket, and head out for a lovely spring picnic. We’ve put together a list of essentials—from cheese sets to the picnic basket itself—we’ve got everything you need to have a delightful spring picnic.

 

 

Kitchen shelves with linens, vintage French pottery, rattan wrapped cups holding Laguiole utensils, and clear glassware.

  

Step 1: Raid your pantry for linens 

 

Traditionally crafted Thieffry Belgian linen tablecloth can double as a picnic blanket, and our woven striped napkins are perfect for wrapping up some cheese or fruit.

 

Laguiole mini cheese spreader, fork and knife with black handles next to block of cheese and baguette.

 

Step 2: Grab your mini Laguiole cheese sets

 

These minis are perfect for lunch on-the-go. Now you’ve got your hard cheese, preserves, salami, and more sorted, it’s time to focus on glassware!

 

Pictured: Laguiole 3 Piece Black Mini Cheese Set in Wooden Gift Box

 

Rattan wrapped glass pitcher and tumblers with fruit and vegetables on table next to vintage French bowl.

 

Step 3: Pick out some cute and durable glasses 

 

No one likes drinking out of a plastic cup. Elevate your picnic with real glasses, made less breakable by the adorable rattan or seagrass wrapping

Pictured: Small Rattan Wrapped Glass Pitcher with Handle

Also shown: Seagrass Cage Highball Glass (set of 4)

 

Metal basket holding wine bottle and fruits

 

Step 4: Pack your basket

 

Opt for an Atelier Aertgeerts metal harvesting basket for a clean yet vintage feel. Handmade in France, these baskets are durable and chic—just like you!

 

Pictured: https://frenchdrygoods.com/products/atelier-aertgeerts-small-metal-basket

 

Now it’s time to grab your sunhat, pick up your friends, and get on the road. Santé!

 

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