Cake knives and serving sets that are anything but dull #Stuff we love#affiliates#cake May 18 | Megan Finley meganfinley This post features offbeat affiliates, meaning that if you buy something featured, you'll be financially supporting this site's mission of bringing awesomeness to readers everywhere. Let's face it: the cake cutting thing can be an awkward experience. Make it a little easier and funkier with this two-in-one cake cutter and server that kinda looks like cheese! Honestly, this thing is brilliant. (And it comes in different colors! I like orange, green and yellow.) Here are some more options for cake knives and serving sets that could have the power to turn an awkward cake cutting situation into a rockin' good time… Nambe has a fantastic twist (get it?) on the classic cake serving set. These stainless steel babies are freaking sexy. Here's another contemporary cake cutting set that's also made of stainless steel. I love this cake knife from Uncommon Goods that looks like a butcher knife. It's apparently engineered to dice through gooey layers of cake without sticking or leaving residue on the blade. These funky patterned cake knives made of high-grade, shatter-resistant melamine are freaking phenomenal. Perfect for super colorful weddings! Funky cake stands and dessert displays that'll make your noms look like art! Inspired by my weird cupcake display, I thought I'd bring some wacky, weird, and wonderful cake stands and displays, perfect for showcasing your yummy wedding... [more] This beachy cake cutting set features shimmering starfish, embellished with diamond dust and Swarovski crystals. I know, right? Pretty schnazzy. Cake saw FTW! After you're finished showing your cake who's boss, you can take it home and slice and dice your lettuce without discoloring it. With its frosted glass handles covered in crawling metal vines and angled silver end tips, this is one bad ass, heavy-duty, cake cutting set. Having a french-themed wedding or a wedding in Paris? Cut your cake with this badass Eiffel Tower dagger! I have a new obsession with cake breakers ever since I found one at an antique store. It's kind of an amazing way to cut your cake. I really like the handle on this one. Any Halloween brides out there? This bloody evidence chef knife from Think Geek is definitely something you need to use to cut your cake. The Stelton Cake Knife is a stylish and super modern cake knife in the shape of spade. Those of you that also read Offbeat Home probably know by now of my affinity for utensils that resemble animals, so it wouldn't be a surprise that I am crazy about this crocodile cake knife. And then Tribe goddess Ang alerted me to this stainless steel cake, pie or pizza server that's shaped like a dachshund. And get this: the tail is a hook for hanging! Pinky pinky bling bling over here ads a little pizazz to your cake cutting moment in the spotlight. For the nature-lovers, there's this awesome serving set with handles that look like twigs. For even more nature-y options, there's this birch wood cake knife and server combo. It's super cheap and convenient! Get your geek on with this authentic replica of the Elven Knife of Aragorn from Lord of the Rings. I have to thank reader Dani who used this to cut their cake and for pointing this beauty out to me. Dude! A musical cake knife — the ultimate distraction! It has three different, pre-programmed songs, including the wedding march, BUT you can also record your very own song to play back when it's time to cut the cake. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Megan Finley is the Associate Publisher and Editorial Overlord. When she's not slaving away for the Empire, she's sharing her dork side on her own blog. @meganfinley @meggyfin PREVIOUS Lori and Desi's seaside paradise wedding NEXT A twist on the tuxedo for gay grooms (and other gender-queer warriors) Toggle comments [ 32 ] We used a pizza server provided by our caterer to cut the cake lol. 1 agrees Reply OMG! Need bloody knife! NEEEEEED IT! 1 agrees Reply Must…have…cake saw! I thought I'd seen the best thing ever until I saw the crocodile one as well. Now I'm having a dilema. 4 agree Reply BOTH! But no matter which one you choose, I can't wait to see the pictures! 3 agree Reply Cake Breaker and Table Saw FTW! 0 agree Reply Or have cupcakes instead. 0 agree Reply You can do both – we cut one of our cupcakes and split it. 1 agrees Reply I LOVE that crocodile cutter. I always thought the cake-cutting ritual was kind of silly, but with a crocodile in hand… 2 agree Reply Also? These are the best housewarming gifts EVAR http://www.amazon.com/Pylones-Dachshund-Cake-Pizza-Server/dp/B003JVF8PY/ref=sr_1_7?s=home-garden&ie=UTF8&qid=1305743329&sr=1-7 2 agree Reply Ooh, you just made me add that to the roundup! Amazing. 0 agree Reply i wanted to have *just* cupcakes, but my mom really, reeeeally wants to make us a small cutting cake. i TOTALLY bought the bloody evidence chef's knife, like, a week ago… that's my compromise. you can make us a cake to cut, but i'm cutting it with a bloody knife! haha. 2 agree Reply We are using my hunting knife (thoroughly cleaned) to cut our cake 0 agree Reply The cake breaker is fantastic! I have a thing for odd esoteric utensils like anchovy forks an blueberry spoons. And now… cake breakers! Also, the bloody evidence knife just might help me enforce my "no smashing cake in the face" rule! 0 agree Reply I just showed my woodworker fiance the cake saw, and he's totally in love. Guess we finally have a cake knife! 1 agrees Reply I found Uncommon Goods the other day on Stumbleupon and fell in love! That cake cutter is reason #282 that it's one of my new faves. The two-in-one gadget in the first photo is also pretty nifty. 1 agrees Reply My husband and I cut our cake with the biggest vintage meat cleaver we could find on Ebay. Nineteen inches long, and solid cast steel! It was awesome. Plus, now we have a big-ass knife that will probably last, like, forever! 1 agrees Reply OMG!! MUST, MUST, MUST have one of those colourful knives!! Regardless if we cut a cake or not, I *have* to have one! 1 agrees Reply OH MY GOODNESS. That musical cake cutter + the Final Fantasy Victory Fanfare = FRICKIN' AWESOME GEEK WEDDING. 3 agree Reply Oh, I love the beachy set and the vine set!! What to do!!! 0 agree Reply We used a replica of Aragorn's Elven Dagger. We had cupcakes too – I was going to make a small cake for cutting but ran out of time, so we just cut a cupcake in half. http://www.amazon.com/Elven-Knife-Strider-Aragorn-Authentic/dp/B000ZCZ8DC/offbeatbride-20 1 agrees Reply Um, yeah. I just added that officially to the roundup. Amazing choice. 0 agree Reply I NEEEEEDDD that cake saw soo bad!! My husband and I are both carpenters and that is the absolute coolest thing Ive ever seen! 1 agrees Reply this is my favourite cake slice, I'm hoping to get one as a wedding gift! 0 agree Reply I wish those colorful knives had a hole in the handle. I would love to get the polka dot one just to hang up in my kitchen (since it matches the color scheme so nicely). It seems a crying shame to put something like that in a drawer. 0 agree Reply I just ordered the Bloody Evidence Knife for our Halloween Wedding!!! We were thinking of getting a nice meat cleaver but this was perfect! Especially since our cake will have rasberry filling and look like its bleeding! haha! Best part was it only cost $14.99 + shipping (which was like $5). And I had it in 2 days! So exciting! Thanks again OBB! 1 agrees Reply AWESOME! Can't wait to see the photos… and the look on your guests' faces. 1 agrees Reply Anybody use a cake breaker before? I totally love it but I'm worried it won't cut my red velvet or carrot cakes! Advice???? Opinions????? 0 agree Reply A cake breaker is actually really useful for angel food cake since it lets you cut it without smooshing the (usually) very light and delicate angel food cake. Now you know and as GI Joe says – that's half the battle! 0 agree Reply I love these cake sets I just wish you had a set that had a bride and groom skeletons on it to match our glasses and our cake topper. 0 agree Reply Like this? http://www.etsy.com/listing/115399103/day-of-the-dead-wedding-cake-server-and?ref=v1_other_2 1 agrees Reply i want to buy the musical knife how much it cost in india if i get delivered & how long will u take. 0 agree Reply These are all great and unique knives! I want the Eiffel Tower Dagger and the Cake Saw just for me. Great excuse to make (i.e. eat) more cake. 0 agree Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. 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