Great idea Jax, I've also started tucking away some hamper foods. Used to have many spare baskets but used them all up now, so I'll also take a look on amazon for something suitable. Was hoping OH could make some wooden crates but haven't got enough wood left in the workshop.
There is a lot to be said for being part of a group, and the support and friendship that is gained from this.
I have just ordered these umbrellas as gifts from the brollystore. They are flip umbrellas, that turn inside out and have a handle that you can slip your hand through and hold other things. I think they are a great idea and one of those things that you don't normally buy yourself.
I hope the people that I am buying them for will think the same