pepo watermelon slicer by avihai shurin for monkey business
pepo watermelon slicer by avihai shurin for monkey business pepo watermelon slicer by avihai shurin for monkey business
jul 23, 2015

pepo watermelon slicer by avihai shurin for monkey business

pepo watermelon slicer by avihai shurin for monkey business
all images courtesy of dan lev




the ‘pepo’ watermelon slicer is the latest work by designer avihai shurin for purveyor of quirky goods monkey business. ideal for kids and parties, ‘pepo’ is a no-mess way to eat watermelon. made of plastic and stainless steel, it’s plenty tough to cut through the flakey flesh of any perfectly ripe melon. to use, simply cut the fruit to desired thickness, and press the piece into it; like a cookie cutter. ‘pepo’ is available on monkey business’s site, here.

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that’s no popsicle, it’s watermelon!

leaving a bit of rind on the end prevents sticky fingers

‘pepo’ slicer


video courtesy of monkey business

pepo watermelon slicer avihai shurin monkey business designboom
a great accessory for the ubiquitous summer treat

‘pepo’ is pressed into the melon

a single piece can be cut several times; and leftovers can be cut with a knife to prevent waste

cut piece

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designboom has received this project through its ‘DIY submissions‘ feature, which welcomes readers to submit their own work for publication. you can purchase this product, and many more original design items, on the designboom shop — our international, digital marketplace of specialized design merchandise.


edited by: nick brink | designboom 

  • Looks fun for children, its a nice shape. However wouldn’t a shape that tesselated to use ALL the melon have been more useful? instead your left with thin, oddly shaped leftovers..

    Thom says:

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