Simple but stylish picnic hamper

Picnic Basket Idea

Once emptied and turned upside down, the picnic basket turns into a small table. You may comfortably eat from it, or use it as a small buffet.

How we do it:


Collect all items and let's start!

Assemble the items and get started
DIY Picnic Basket / Step 1


In order to determine the size of the wax cloth for this picnic basket idea, take following measures: For the width, measure the inner dimension of the crate side …

Measure the width of the crate
DIY Picnic Basket / Step 2


… for the length, and pay attention..... place the tape measure at the bottom of the upper cross brace to guide the edge inwards and measure across the bottom to the lower outer end of the opposite upper brace. Cut the wax cloth according to these dimensions.

Measure the inside plus the height
DIY Picnic Basket / Step 3


Apply tesa® double-sided Universal adhesive tape on the outside of the upper braces.

Apply the double sided tape
DIY Picnic Basket / Step 4


Place several pieces of tesa® double sided Universal tape on the inside of the box, to attach the wax cloth, and peel off the protective films.

Remove the double sided tape backing
DIY Picnic Basket / Step 5


Stick the wax cloth to the lower border of an upper brace, fold the fabric inwards, press firmly; stretch it along the bottom and stick it to the outer side of the upper brace on the other side.

Place the wax cloth
DIY Picnic Basket / Step 6
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