- Sharp knife or pumpkin-carving kit
- Paring knife or vegetable peeler
How to Carve a Watermelon Swan. Special occasions call for special decorations, not just streamers and balloons. Many people know about carving pumpkins but haven't given much thought to carving watermelons. A watermelon swan is a classic design that makes a perfect centerpiece for a shower or luncheon.
Use caution when using a sharp knife for carving.