These wooden cake knives sure look elegant and classy!
These wooden cake knives sure look elegant and classy!

Thinking of what to give as a wedding or an anniversary gift? You can easily buy a gift from the store but giving something that you made makes the gift more meaningful. And nothing else says thoughtful than DIY presents that you can easily customize and personalize.

Looking for a nice wedding or anniversary present? Look no more!
Looking for a nice wedding or anniversary present? Look no more!

If you’re into woodworking, or if someone close to you is, this wooden cake knife is a great project.  The finished product is functional and beautiful so it’s a win-win. Additionally, it’s an excellent way to showcase your woodworking skills.

You’ll only be needing scrap wood for this; the rest of the materials you probably already have. It’s pretty basic – and simple.

Materials:

  • Two pieces of scrap wood
  • Wood glue
  • Finish

Tools:

  • Band saw
  • Belt sander
  • Pencil
  • Clamp
  • Sanding sponges
  • Drill with drill bit
  • Hack saw
  • 220 grit sand paper

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Got scrap wood? Make a wooden cake knife! Watch this video to learn how.