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6 Things You Need For a Perfect Picnic

July is National Picnic Month, so it's time to pack up and head to the nearest park! But we know you want your picnic to be effortlessly extraordinary. These outdoor accessories will make your life easier and guarantee a picture-perfect picnic.

Picnic Package

This set is the total picnic package: a canvas bag full of everything you could ever need at a picnic, including cutlery, cups, plates, napkins, and more.

Outfitted Canvas Picnic Tote, about $100; Crate&Barrel

Bargain Blanket

This blanket is not only reversible but also folds up into a convenient tote bag with an adjustable strap. Plus, it's machine washable.

Picnic Time Vista Blanket Tote In Aqua Blue With Fun Stripes, about $25; Bed Bath & Beyond

Totable Table

If eating off the ground isn't your cup of tea, this is the perfect solution for you. The table rolls up and fits in a canvas carrying bag for easy transport.

Table In A Bag, about $60; Crate&Barrel

Basket in the Sun

For traditionalists, no picnic is complete without a woven basket. Pick up one like this to complete your perfect picnic ambiance. We recommend you check your local thrift store first because you may come across a unique vintage one.

Willow Picnic Basket - Small, about $32; Pier1 Imports

Fly-Free Food

One might argue that food is the most important part of a picnic. Keep yours safe from bugs with this set of floral food tents. They even fold up like umbrellas when not in use.

Floribunda Mesh Food Tents - Set of 2, about $15; Brookstone

Spiral Drink Stake

Avoid spills with this set of drink holders. Glasses (and even a bottle of wine) fit perfectly and you don't have to worry about anything toppling over.

Picnic Beverage Stake, about $12; Pottery Barn