Laboring over a detailed pumpkin carving with cheap tools takes all the fun out of Halloween. If you have used a flimsy mini-saw to exhaustion trying to get your pumpkin just right, then you will love these upgraded pumpkin carving tools. Invest in one or more of the tools below to carve amazing pumpkins every year.
Dremel 7000-PK 6-Volt Pumpkin Carving Kit
This tool is perfect for those who want serious power and serious control. Use the 6-Volt Dremel Alkaline Cordless Rotary Tool to carefully sculpt your pumpkin for a glowing, sophisticated look. Instead of cutting through your pumpkin completely, the Dremel removes as much or as little skin as you would like. And if you need some inspiration, the Dremel Pumpkin Carving kit comes with classic and intricate templates.
Brass and Walnut Pro Pumpkin Carving Tool Kit
If manual tools are more your style, then check out the Brass and Walnut Pro Pumpkin Carving Tool Kit. This versatile kit includes a sturdy four and a half inch handle with six interchangeable blades. The Brass and Walnut kit will feel familiar to anyone to has craved with inexpensive carving sets, except it’s much higher quality with a lot more control. Use it for more three or four years in row, and it pays for itself.
Messermeister Pumpkin Meister Carving Kit
Have you ever used a paring knife to carve a pumpkin? If so, then the Messermeister Pumpkin Meister Carving Kit is good match for you. This kit includes two knives: the Pro-Touch V-Tool, which is ideal for cutting off the pumpkin top, and the Pro-Touch Carving Knife, perfect for designs and details. The Messermeister kit also includes a Culinary Scoop for getting out stringy pumpkin guts with ease.
Dakota Products PG001 Pumpkin Gutter & Carving Tool
Sick of having slimy hands from scooping out pumpkins? Try the Dakota Products PG001 Pumpkin Gutter & Carving Tool to gut your pumpkin quickly. Simply attach the Pumpkin Gutter to a standard drill and spin away. The Pumpkin Gutter leaves seeds in tact for roasting. This tool is also great for thinning pumpkin walls for more elegant results.
Grampa Bardeen’s Family Pumpkin Carving Set
For those looking to get very serious about pumpkin carving, Grampa Bardeen’s Family Pumpkin Carving Set is the ultimate collection of tools. This pumpkin carving set features eighteen tools, including ten saws, three drills, three pokers, and two scoops. Grampa Bardeen’s Family Pumpkin Carving Set also comes with sixteen different pumpkin patterns and tips from a master carver. Kept safe in its lockable box, this carving set should last you a lifetime.