It's hotting up, finally, and who to look for outfoor dining inspiration? Kate Middleton. Duchess Kate is something of a pro when it comes to hosting picnics, from Hampton Court Palace to the boot of her car, and there’s only one place we bet she will be heading to, to stock up on picnic essentials – Cath Kidston. And the best news is, there's up to 50% off!
Both Princess Charlotte and big bro Prince George have been spotted many times wearing the British brand; Prince George wore an adorable Cath Kidston toy soldier tank top worn by in an official snap back in 2014 and it was a pony print Cath Kidston oilcloth backpack that Princess Charlotte carried on her first day at nursery.
And Cath Kidston’s summer collection has royal picnic written all over it. There’s everything you need for the chicest of al fresco lunches in the park, from Insta-worthy picnic blankets to the cutest kids’ clothing they’ll love as much as you do. All we need is for the weather to perk up!
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We can totally see Kate and the kids lunching with Cath Kidston's beaut cherry print collection, which has a matching cool bag, backpack, picnic tumblers and clothing, too.
Picnic basket, £40, Cath Kidston
Not to mention this stunning picnic basket, made from wicker for a traditional hamper look. It includes plates, cutlery and glasses for four.
The London People medium backpack, was £28, NOW £14, Cath Kidston
And if Princess Charlotte is looking to update her Cath Kidston backpack, how adorable is the London People print version?
Peter Rabbit foldable water bottle, was £17.50, NOW £9, Cath Kidston
And this adorable Peter Rabbit print water bottle is foldable and rolls down when empty - great for kids on the go.
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Ice cream towelling poncho, was £25, NOW £20, Cath Kidston
And this ice cream print towelling poncho for the kids is spot on for splash park trips or post paddling pool play dates. There's a matching bodysuit for babies and summer pyjamas too.
Baby romper, was £32, NOW £16, Cath Kidston
And this cute baby romper set is just adorable for newborns.
Cherry print tea dress, was £80, NOW £56, Cath Kidston
We know the Duchess of Cambridge is a fan of a cute summer dress and this cherry beauty is pretty picnic perfect.
Dotty mac, was £55, NOW £36, Cath Kidston
And this dotty mac is what we all need for British summers!
Charlotte dress, was £32, NOW £19, Cath Kidston
As for Princess Charlotte, Cath Kidston’s aptly named Charlotte dress could be worn to casual summer play dates or more formal occasions too.
The high waist and full skirt can be worn alone in summer or layered over wool tights and a cardigan come autumn – totally Princess Charlotte’s style!
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Dino sweatshirt, was £25, NOW £10, Cath Kidston
And if this fun sweatshirt isn't perfect for Prince George and Prince Louis on those chillier summer evenings, we don't what is!
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