Our guide to everything notable in the field for sporting enthusiasts and those keen on country life
This round up includes a comfy dog bed for your beloved canine companion, luxurious praline eggs and a smart washbag to take with you on a weekend escape.
OUR ROUND-UP OF THE HOTTEST PRODUCTS
WATERPROOF PICNIC BLANKET
THE TARTAN BLANKET CO
Arm yourself with this recycled wool blanket (in eight different tartans) to become the most popular picnicker on the point-to-point circuit.
♦ Price from £75
♦ Tel 0131 516 9229
THE RETRIEVE JACKET
Hard-wearing cotton blend, with wind and waterproof membrane, game pocket and adjustable cuffs and waist. Perfect when practising picking-up.
♦ Price £409.99
♦ Tel 0330 027 2410
Shooting-specific Bluetooth earbuds. Dust, sweat and waterproof, run for up to 13 hours without recharging. Perfect clay-popping companions.
♦ Price £169.99
♦ Email email@example.com
For the dogs who’ve earned their downtime, the Slumber is available in terrier (small), spaniel (medium) and labrador (large) size. Machine washable.
♦ Price from £69.99
♦ Tel 01544 322311
THE BOYFRIEND SHIRT
WITH NOTHING UNDERNEATH
Inspired by men’s tailoring, a brushed cotton ladies shirt that’s reassuringly loose – and super soft to boot. Add your initials to the cuff or front for added swagger.
♦ Price £115
♦ Email firstname.lastname@example.org
EGG CUP PLATE
A yolk-yellow plate with an egg cup cleverly attached, for a glimmer of sunshine on Easter morning (whatever the weather).
♦ Price £27
♦ Email email@example.com
FORTNUM & MASON
Half a dozen real hen’s eggs painted in Fortnum’s signature eau de nil, with a welcome surprise inside: decadent praline chocolate.
♦ Price £27.95
♦ Tel 020 7734 8040
For when the weather keeps you guessing, waterproof and breathable with taped seams and zips and a roll-away hood.
♦ Price £179
♦ Tel 01608 677622
Smarten up a weekend escape with Australian-made canvas and leather, complete with Longhorn screen print and a zip and button closure.
♦ Price £80
♦ Tel 020 7629 6222