7 Stylish Picnic Blankets for Dining Alfresco

Complete your picnic or beach outing with these outdoor blankets.


Kate Spade New York Picnic Blanket

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Add a little style to your picnic with this reversible throw. One side is a bright floral pattern, while the other is in classic black. Just toss it in the washer when it gets dirty.

To buy: $45, bloomingdales.com.


Blue Gingham Picnic Blanket

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Fulfill your gingham-pattern obsession with this waterproof, cotton canvas blanket. It even rolls up and is secured with a Velcro strap for on-the-go carrying.

To buy: For a similar product: $20; amazon.com.


Seersucker Stripe Picnic Throw

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Take this summery throw with trendy dip-dyed tassels to the beach or a park. Don’t worry about grass stains—the 100 percent cotton fabric is machine-washable.

To buy: For a similar product: $62; nordstrom.com.


Pink and Orange Stripe Cotton Picnic Blanket

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Plan an outdoors lunch date with friends on this bright throw that has built-in cloth handles that makes it easy to pack-and-go. Made in India, the hand-woven blanket’s tassels give it a fun, summer vibe.

To buy: $12, worldmarket.com.


Picnic Time Vista Blanket Tote in Grey

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Zip-up this reversible blanket into a tote to easily transport it to your picnic spot. There’s a large pocket in the front—ideal for packing plates, utensils, or napkins.

To buy: From $22, bedbathandbeyond.com.


Central Park Packable Blanket

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You can carry this water-resistant blanket on your shoulder or as a backpack thanks to its clip-on adjustable straps. It also comes with a detachable insulated bag for keeping your picnic snacks cool.

To buy: $45, bloomingdales.com.


Creatively Connected Picnic Blanket in Geometric

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This vibrant outdoor blanket is the perfect, multipurpose summer accessory. Roll up and carry the cotton blanket with its buckled, adjustable straps that you can sling across your body.

To buy: For a similar product: $88; nordstrom.com.