Carving a pumpkin is all fun and games...until you realize you don’t have any of the tools. Well, here’s an unexpected Halloween treat for you—you don’t actually *need* any fancy pumpkin carving equipment.
No really—all you need are just a few kitchen essentials like bread knives, ice cream scoops, and cookie cutters. They can cut the top of the pumpkin, scoop out seeds, and easily carve out any shape you can imagine.
Ready to carve your pumpkin? Here are six unlikely, but immensely useful, pumpkin carving tools you probably already have.
If you’re just decorating the pumpkin without carving into it (smart move—there’s no mess to clean!), these wax crayon/marker hybrids are washable and mess-free, so even little ones can join in on the fun.