Beautiful Picnic Pieces 1 Add a bit of culture to your picnic ware with these antique design melamine plates, based on designs in the collection of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Mis-match the designs for a vintage looking picnic spread. From notonthehighstreet.com, £6.00 2 With colours and patterns inspired by the tropics, these vibrant melamine plates are lightweight and sturdy, perfect for picnics and al fresco meals. From Anthropologie, £8.00 3 Transfer your homemade salads and slaws into these gorgeous serving bowls. Simply peel of the lid when you’ve pitched your picnic rug, and it’s ready to serve. With four sizes, there’s one for every dish and they stack instead each other when empty too. From dotcomgiftshop.com, £29.95 4 Easily folded and with a waterproof backing, this Orla Kiely picnic rug is both practical and stylish. From Halfords, £25.00 5 Made from soft, 100% pure wool, this herringbone blanket with its creamy fringe is the perfect backdrop for a delicious picnic spread. Its strong leather strap makes for easy carrying too. From notonthehighstreet.com, £119.00 6 Made from pure wool with a practical waterproof reverse for any occasion, this picnic rug is indulgently soft to sit on and practical, too. Completed with tassels and two leather straps, it’s easy to pack up and carry. From Amara, £98.00 7 Arrange your sweet treats and temptations on this melamine two tier cake stand from Marks & Spencer to add sophistication to your picnic blanket. From Marks & Spencer, £15.00 8 Add a splash of colour to your glass of fizzy with these stacking wine glasses. From Marks & Spencer, £9.50 9 Perfect for refreshing water infusions and soft fruit juice punches. Pack some reusable ice cubes or ice packs to keep it cool all day. Just remember you can’t make an alcoholic punch – only champagne allowed. From Marks & Spencer, £17.50 10 These beautiful textured glasses, inspired by classic Baroque design, add all the sophistication of a 5-star Italian restaurant to your picnic rug. They’re available in four different colours and are totally smash resistant. From Amara, £5.00 11 Sip your champagne in style with this cocktail glass from Baci Milano made from durable acrylic. From Amara, £8.00 12 This plastic colour rim picnic margarita glass from Marks & Spencer is the perfect way to sip cocktails al fresco style. From Marks & Spencer, £3.50 Looking for delicious picnic recipes and ideas for the perfect picnic? We’ve got you covered.