Best Picnic Blankets for 2024 | 10+ Stylish Picnic Rugs
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10+ Stylish Picnic Blankets for 2024

Enjoy alfresco dining in style this summer with our pick of the best picnic blankets.

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You’ve chosen your favourite picnic foods, been daydreaming about having the perfect weather for outdoor dining, and now it’s time to invest in a stylish and practical picnic blanket. Whether it’s for relaxed meals in the garden, romantic trips out for two, or to take on all your camping adventures, you’ll get so much use out of this selection of the best picnic rugs.

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  1. Gardenia Stripe Picnic Blanket by the Alfresco Dining Company
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    Make your picnic a colourful affair with this multicoloured design by the Alfresco Dining Company. This vibrant picnic blanket comes with a waterproof backing so, it’s great for a variety of terrains. It also has a carry strap, making it easy to transport and take on all of your adventures.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £24

  3. Backgammon Picnic Rug by Easy Camp
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    Double up the fun for the whole family with this backgammon-designed picnic rug by Easy Camp. For maximum comfort and practicality, this cosy picnic blanket is waterproof and insulated, making your time sitting on the ground nothing other than a pleasure. Although there are no carry straps, this picnic rug is super compact and folds up nicely to fit into your picnic basket.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £9.99

  5. Family PACMAT Picnic Blanket by Rubbastuff
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    If you’re looking for a large picnic blanket, Rubbastuff makes long-lasting, family-sized ones in so many different designs you’ll be spoilt for choice. The completely waterproof picnic blankets are made from technical polyester and recycled ripstop nylon, making them machine-washable.

    The PACMAT picnic blanket pairs perfectly with the camping lifestyle as it’s lightweight, compact and it has buttonholes, so you can peg the corners down if the wind picks up.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £34.99

  7. Compact Picnic Blanket by Voited
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    If you’re after a lightweight picnic blanket that is water-repellent and comes in many unique designs and features, look no further. Voited has some beautiful and creative options. All of their picnic blankets are durable and come with hidden pockets to safely store your belongings and keep them from getting wet or sandy. If you want a large picnic blanket to fit the whole family, Voited has created simple attachment options, so you can combine multiple blankets and make one large blanket. This picnic blanket is great for camping and a visit to the beach as it doubles up as a beach blanket which you can wrap around you to change in private or keep yourself warm if the weather changes.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £74.90

  9. Patterned Picnic Mat by Mountain Warehouse
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    The pretty floral design on this classic picnic blanket is perfect for all occasions. It’s reasonably priced, has a carry handle for easy transportation and a waterproof backing for any spills. It’s a reliable picnic blanket for any outdoor adventure.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £25.99

  11. Tweedmill Polo Picnic Rug by Black by Design
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    A classic picnic rug that’s both practical and aesthetic can be found at Black by Design. Their Tweedmill Polo picnic rug is waterproof, easy to wash, and it has leather straps and carry handles so you can take it on your picnics without any hassle.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £34

  13. Get Wavy Picnic Blanket by Dock and Bay
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    There’s nothing more annoying than not being able to fit everyone on the picnic blanket, so this extra-large picnic blanket might be perfect if there are more than a few of you. Made from 100% recycled materials, this waterproof picnic blanket has a hole in the middle so you can put up an umbrella or parasol. And once it’s dirty? Throw it in the washing machine, ready for your next picnic!

    Find this picnic blanket here from £60

  15. Recycled Picnic Blanket by Saltrock
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    Crafted from soft, recycled cotton, this picnic blanket by Saltrock is a colourful, multi-use option at a great price.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £20

  17. Recycled Wool Picnic Blanket by TBCo
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    TBCo's picnic blankets, on average, rescue six garments from ending up in landfills. Crafted from a blend of 70% recycled wool and 30% mixed recycled fibres, these picnic blankets are available in various colours and sizes. They’re durable, waterproof and once you’re done with them, you can pop them into the washing machine ready for your next adventure.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £50

  19. Kissing Hedgehogs Picnic Blanket by The Rug Seller
  20. If you’re looking for a fun picnic blanket, check out The Rug Seller’s quirky designs. They have lightweight picnic blankets that fold up small and come with carry handles for easy transportation. They’re made of 100% cotton and have a polyester water-resistant back, making them the ideal waterproof picnic blanket for your next trip.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £60

  21. Personalised Picnic Blanket by Jonny's Sister
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    A great gift for a loved one or the perfect present to treat yourself with is a personalised picnic blanket. Add your own message onto this round, tasselled picnic blanket.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £40

  23. Waterproof Wool Picnic Blanket by English Heritage
  24. Check out this waterproof picnic blanket that’s great for sunny days out, and it can be used as a cover if the weather changes. With detachable handles and an inner made from recycled materials, this stylish, lightweight picnic blanket is the perfect addition to your trip.

    Find this picnic blanket here from £35

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