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Custom Picnic Blankets

From $159.00.

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Don't settle for a generic, itchy blanket, or even a towel for your next picnic. Design your own custom picnic blankets and enjoy picnicking in style. Your designs are printed onto our beautifully soft fleece fabric, before it is hand stitched onto a durable, waterproof base. Measuring a generous 59.05"x 59.05", there is more than enough room for friends, family and food. Create original designs that will pop on the fabric of your printed blankets.

  • Features carry handle
  • Robust black waterproof base
  • Wipe or machine wash at 30 degrees
  • Printed fleece top layer, 8.41"
  • 10 year guarantee on print, material & stitching

About Your Custom Picnic Blankets

    Enjoy eating al fresco on a comfortable and super stylish blanket. Your new custom picnic blankets are handmade to the highest quality, by our team of skilled technicians and seamstresses. Every order is printed and made individually, to ensure you receive a completely bespoke, one of a kind item. Your designs are printed onto our super soft and luxurious fleece fabric, renowned for its comfort and superior print qualities. The backing of the blanket is made from a black, waterproof material. This durable material will keep you, and your food, dry, even if you are sitting on slightly damp grass. The generous size of your new fleece picnic blanket will comfortably seat a small group plus food, drinks and anything else you want to bring with you.
  • At a glance

    • Waterproof base, soft fleece top
    • Features carry handle
    • Full print area
    • Machine washable
    • 10 year guarantee on print, material & stitching
  • Picnic Blanket Size

    • 59.05"x 59.05"

How Your Custom Picnic Blankets Are Made

Handmade at the Contrado studio, these blankets are an essential to keep in the home or car. With a full print area covering the entire fleece picnic blanket, your designs are fused into the fibers of the fabric, creating a stunning, permanent print that looks crisp, vibrant and highly detailed. Once printed, the fleece is stitched by hand onto the waterproof backing. The backing includes a carry handle, and can be rolled up, making it easy to store away. The overall finish is stylish, functional and of superior quality and it comes with 10 year guarantee on print, material & stitching.



Care Instructions

Your new printed blankets are very easy to care for. To rid your picnic blanket of the occasional mess, you can simply wipe the fleece, and the backing with a damp cloth. Use mild soapy water. For a deeper clean, you can also pop your custom picnic blankets in the washing machine on a 30 degree cycle. We recommend drying flat or on a drying line.

  • Wash At 86°F
  • Tumble 1
  • Hang Dry
  • Do not Wring
  • Low Heat

Design Tips

It is fun, simple and easy to use our online design interface to create your perfect picnic blanket. The lightweight design is highly durable, and prints look stunning on the fleece fabric. The tool allows you to upload a single image, or several images to your design. For picnic blankets, we love bright and color patterns that are unique and eye-catching. They will make your blanket stand out on the grass, on the sand, or anywhere else you want to enjoy a sandwich and a sit down.

How does this product enhance my...

  • Home

    A picnic blanket is one of those items that are always useful to have in the home, or in the car. Don't just save your printed blankets for picnics. Use them for when you are relaxing in the garden, or heading to the park to see friends. It is such a useful product, that you can even use it indoors if you fancy eating on the floor. The comfortable fleece topper is printed with your unique designs, that will bring a sense of your personal style to the blanket.

  • Business

    If you run a nursery or pre-school, then consider designing your own fleece picnic blankets. These are so valuable to have in stock. Perfect for when the kids need a bit of outdoor time. They can enjoy snack time on the blanket, and maybe even story time. If the weather is bad, fuel their imaginations by playing "picnics" in the classroom. You can use real or pretend food. Create a design using the nursery's logo, and the blanket becomes an instant promotional tool too!

  • Design Brand

    If you are looking for fun and creative ways to boost your design portfolio, then why not consider homeware items? Our custom blankets are a simple and effective product, that can be used by everyone for so many reasons. Ideal for keeping at home, in the car, or taking on holiday, printed blankets are a British essential. Upload your original artwork onto the fleece fabric, and create your own line of designer picnic blankets.

Frequently asked questions:

What fabric is the blanket made from?

Your new custom picnic blankets are made from the softest fleece fabric. We print and hand cut the fabric ourselves, so we can vouch for its plush finish and luxuriously soft handle.

How many people can fit on the picnic blanket?

The blanket measures 59.05"x 59.05". This is a generous size, that will allow several people to sit on the blanket at once (depending on their size and stature). It is the perfect size to display your favorite food and drink.

Is the blanket waterproof?

The base of the blanket is made from a durable black material. This material is waterproof and is sewn onto the fleece topper. Lay the blanket on even damp ground and enjoy a dry spot.

Browse Designer Picnic Blankets

Take a look through our #ContradoCreatives collection of designer picnic blankets, an exciting mix of unique blankets that are totally one of a kind.

Print Guideline

  • DPI-Print Guideline Icon

    What's the best resolution to print in?

    We print at 200dpi, which is a good combination of quality and file weight. Ideally your image should be scaled to 100% at 200dpi, this means that no resizing of your file occurs stopping any interpolation.

  • Jpeg-Tiff Print Guideline Icon

    Should I save my file as a TIFF or JPEG?

    For multi-colored or very detailed files we recommend using a tiff format, but they must be flattened. For simple colors and low detail files, a jpeg is fine.

  • RGB-CMYK Print Guideline Icon

    Which color model should I choose? RGB or CMYK?

    If each individual color is specifically important to your design, choose CYMK as our setup will print each color with the closest possible match within our available range. If the relationship between the colors within the image is more important choose RGB, this will reduce all colors equally to fit within our range.

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    What does GSM mean?

    Grams per Square Meter (GSM) is an international standard for measuring the weight of paper or fabric. GSM uses the weight of a square meter (1000 x 1000mm) as an indication of the weight and thickness of a given fabric. We class 20-100gsm as light (summer fabrics, gauzes and fine silks), 101-249 gsm as medium (most clothing fabrics) and 250+ gsm as heavy (upholstery fabrics, and other specialist fabrics).

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    What are bleed areas?

    When designing your product, it’s best to make sure that your image is slightly larger than needed. In printing, the extra printed image is referred to as a “Bleed Area” or margin, and it is removed from the finished piece. A bleed area acts as a buffer for slight inconsistencies in the manufacturing process. however, it’s important to fill your bleed areas completely, or you may end up with white, unprinted strips along the edge of your finished product.

  • Transfer-Print Guideline Icon

    Do you print on garments a customer supplies?

    Unfortunately not. All our garments are printed on flat fabric, and sewn into finished products, which gives a better finished result and all-over print. We test meticulously so that we know what gets best results on our fabrics, and our facilities cater perfectly to them. We do however print sublimation paper to order, so if you have access to a heat press you can press your fabrics or flat garments easily.

  • Pattern Alignment Across Seams ICON

    Can you Align a Pattern or design across panels of a garment?

    We always strive for the greatest accuracy when printing and constructing your garments. However, due to unavoidable stretch or movement of the fabric during the stitching process, we cannot guarantee perfect pattern registration across garment seams. We are generally accurate within 2-3mm, which Is close enough for most patterns, but may show slight issues with detailed geometric patterns.

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    Can I print my own Labels?

    Most of our garments now come with printable label space for you to add your own company information and branding! If you would like to sew in your own labels, we also offer Printed Fabric Labels here.

  • Eco friendly Printing

    How is your fabric printing eco-friendly?

    With environmental consciousness in mind, our fabrics are all printed using completely water based inks. This means no chemicals or solvents are used. Our heat fixing procedure fixes the colors and prints, avoiding the downsides of steaming, such as excess or contaminated water returning into the waste system. We have one facility in London where we conduct all the printing, production and fulfillment.

Please note: As we make everything by hand, all sizes may vary slightly.

Delivery time & Costs.

At Contrado, we personally commit to our customer satisfaction with a wide product selection hand-made in our premises, a great quality, dedicated service as well as fast delivery

We're fast

  • Ready in 1 - 2 day(s).

We print and make everything in-house

  • Low shipping fees
  • Express shipping available

If you need peace of mind or are in a rush, use our tracked 1-2 working day delivery service (after manufacturing time)

Make use of our Manufacturing and Worldwide Shipping Experience

At Contrado, every product is handmade on site to ensure the highest quality. We provide a dedicated production service as well as a range of fast delivery options. Since 2003, we have printed and hand-made countless personalized products for a wide range of customers all over the world and many of them have become loyal customers who love not only our products but also the care, knowledge and dedication from our staff.

Here is how it works. We first hand-make your item on average within 1-3 days depending on the product manufacturing timeline and quantities. After production time, we ship your order so you can receive it very quickly, subject to the delivery type you select in your basket. You can then enjoy or resell your hand-made products with your very own designs.

You can also read more about our terms & conditions and refund policy.
We hope to start working with you soon.