5 Must-Have Tools to Carve the Perfect Jack-O-Lantern

By Nicole Irving, Publisher and Editor-In-Chief
Two lit jack-o-lanterns with smiling faces on a hay bale

Carving the perfect Jack-O-Lantern for Halloween is a fun and exciting activity for the whole family. First, visualizing its face, then opening the top, scooping out all the mush, separating the seeds from the gooey orange insides, then getting to the fun part — giving your Jack-O-Lantern its own personality. From spooky to sweet, the ideas are endless! More importantly, this is an amazing time to gather kids of all ages together and have fun with one another during the busy fall season of practices and homework.

Whether or not you’re sharing one pumpkin, or have a whole family of gourds, we have collected our top picks for must-need tools for carving your Jack-O-Lantern this Halloween season!

Halloween Pumpkin Carving Kit


Carve the perfect jack-o-lantern with this kit.

Halloween Moments Pumpkin Scraper Glove


This glove will make carving your pumpkin less of a mess!

The Stack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Stacking Kit


This kit allows you to stack pumpkins. It also comes with lights for your jack-o-lanterns!

Heavy Duty Carving Set


If you’re doing some serious carving, this kit is for you.

26pc Pumpkin Carving Set


This carving kit has all the pieces you could ever wish for.

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