Portable Picnic Gadgets
Plum Party Food Containers
Conveniently divvy up leftovers in portion-size gingham plastic boxes.
To buy: $14 for six, plumparty.com.
Guyot Squishy Bowl and Cup Set
Use these vessels to serve pasta salad, then squash them into your bag for the trip home.
To buy: Large bowl, $16, guyotdesigns.com.
Bungalow Trash Cache
These pop-up mesh tents shoo away flies for you.
To buy: $42, bungalowco.com.
French Bull Backpack Picnic Set
This sleek nylon pack has everything but the ants: insulated storage for food and drinks, servingware for four, a blanket, a cutting board, a bottle opener, and even salt and pepper shakers.
To buy: $150, frenchbull.com.