There's a right way to picnic and it's THIS

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Everything you need for a picture-perfect girls BBQ

With temperatures soaring, it's a pretty good time to grab the girls and get down to the park for a picnic on your next day off. In addition to getting the chance to spend quality time with your friends, it's a good opportunity to show off your hosting skills. 

We've made a handy checklist to get you started. 

1. Flower headpieces are always a win

FLOWER CROWNS

Invest in a gorgeous flower headpieces; your get-together needs to be 'grammable, right? You can buy them online, or make your own with materials sourced from a fabric store. 

2. Set the scene 

Picnic blankets and a brolly are a must. You can buy a colourful one specially for the occasion, or even use a round towel. 

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3. Get there early

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Because the location will likely be in a public area, it's important to get there early to secure your spot. Our favourites are the grassy areas next to the beach. 

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4. Provide the drinks (and an esky with ice)

Low-sugar drinks are always a picnic win. We're fans of Joiy Prosecco style sparkling wine as it fits the 'grammable brief to a tee and doesn't require additional glassware or plastic cups. Cut up a lemon wedge and pop a colourful straw in the bottle and you're set. 

5. Consider the food

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It will be hot so go with food that won't melt or perish when left out long in the sun. Corn on the cob with a smidge of butter or anything that can go on a skewer. 

Happy picnicking!

Images: Anna Heinrich Instagram and Lauren-Nelson.com
Written By Sangeeta Kocharekar