This Waterproof Picnic Mat Won't Budge, Even on Windy Days

Picnic season is upon us: Time for outside snacking, beers on the grass, sun on the face, and wind in the hair. These good times are often—and unfortunately—punctuated by the scourge of ground-sitters the world over: the inevitable wet butt mark that comes from settling down on damp earth. If only there was something… » 4/08/14 5:00pm 4/08/14 5:00pm

A Blanket With a Built-in Dining Table Will Revolutionize Picnics

The romanticized image of a picnic in a beautiful park on a sunny afternoon never seems to come to fruition once you actually have to deal with the logistics of dining on an uneven blanket. But all hope's not lost; a creation awkwardly called the Tablanket—a compact folding table with a blanket built-in—could… » 10/18/13 9:18am 10/18/13 9:18am

Basket Pannier Straps a Portable Picnic Table To Your Bike

If dining in the great outdoors is your cup of tea, you'll love designer Jeriël Bobbe's Springtime picnic basket. Not only does it make it easy to use your bike to transport everything you'll need for a feast in the park—from plates, to cups, to food—the basket also transforms into a picnic table for two. » 10/25/12 2:00pm 10/25/12 2:00pm