Personalized Cutting Board

Featuring your family name, this cutting board lends a personal touch to your prep work and presentation.

$159.00 - 166.75

Kim Strassner and Mike Pararas created by

Kim Strassner and Mike Pararas

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Cut Above The Rest

Whether you're prepping cheese and veggies or displaying homemade hors d'oeuvres, this wood cutting board by Kim Strassner and Mike Pararas gives your prep work and presentation a personal touch. This tasteful and functional keepsake is handcrafted from richly grained maple, and features your family name or the names of a favorite couple hand-cut along the top. Perfect as a wedding or housewarming gift, this tasteful keepsake is bound to bring any party together and also makes a handsome accent on your kitchen counter when not in use. Handmade in Baltimore.

Pair your Personalized Cutting Board with our Custom Lazy Susan and take a peek into Mike and Kim's Baltimore, MD, studio on the blog.

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Made in Maryland

Kim Strassner and Mike Pararas

created by

Kim Strassner and Mike Pararas

location

Maryland

“We started selling at farmers' markets and trade shows. That's when we saw first-hand that our boards make people happy. They can't believe they are hand-cut.”

Husband-and-wife team Mike Pararas and Kim Strassner know their way around knives. 
They both love to cook for both their three kids and guests—Mike on the grill and Kim in the kitchen—and channel that passion into their hand-made cutting boards.

Take a peek into Mike and Kim's Baltimore, MD, studio on the blog.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
mineral oil, maple wood
Measurements
16" L x 12.5" W x 1.125" H
Ingredients
Care
Wash with mild soap and water. When dry, apply food-safe mineral oil. Help condition and preserve your personalized cutting board with mineral oil.
Item ID
25202

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This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 7/5/2018.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.


also by Kim Strassner and Mike Pararas

 

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UncommonGoodsPersonalized Cutting Board
 
4.9

(based on 149 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (137)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

99%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (122)
  • Well built / quality (110)
  • Easy to use (40)
  • Convenient (23)
  • Compact (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday use (91)
  • Chopping vegetables (62)
  • Carving meat (43)
  • Poultry (30)
  • Display (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual cook (70), Avid cook (38), Gourmet chef (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (104), No (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Beautiful and great quality!

Since my husband cooks as much or more than I do, I thought this cutting board personalized with our names would be a great Valentine's Day gift. I was so pleased when it...Read complete review

Since my husband cooks as much or more than I do, I thought this cutting board personalized with our names would be a great Valentine's Day gift. I was so pleased when it arrived; it's sturdy and beautiful to look at, just like in the many photos people have posted in their reviews. We live in two places, so I plan to get another for our other home with the names reversed for another occasion. Something you might want to be aware of: because it says "If both names are below a total of 7 characters, they will be cut on a vertical board" in the ordering instructions, I assumed ours, which has 11 characters, would be cut on two sides of the board like in some of the pictures customers have posted. This was not the case; they were able to fit it all on one side. I would've liked it either way, and it doesn't look scrunched up being on one side or anything, but I would like to know if they would cut the characters on two sides rounding the corner of the board if one were to request that they do so. I really like the way that looks too! Also, be aware that the board gets dry and cracks form on the surface after washing, at least they do in the cold, dry winter here in NYC. I ordered the oil and am glad I did, but I'm sure you can get it cheaper elsewhere.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Our lively gift to our son and daughter-in law came broken.

Very upsetting the product came broken. The arrival of the product took sometime due to being custom made, leaving us no shopping time before Christmas to purchase another gift.

Very upsetting the product came broken. The arrival of the product took sometime due to being custom made, leaving us no shopping time before Christmas to purchase another gift.

Reviewed by 149 customers

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5.0

Work of Art

By 

from Helena, MT

About Me Casual Cook

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Quality Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

      It's beautiful, heavy, well made. Useful and decorative. Has a "wow" factor - perfect!

       
      5.0

      Perfect wedding gift

      By 

      from Jackson CA

      About Me Casual Cook

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Quality Construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Attractive memory of their special day

        Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

        Happy with the quality of the product

         
        5.0

        Perfect Wedding/Anniversary Gift

        By 

        from Nashville, TN

        About Me Avid Cook

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Easy To Use
        • Quality Construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Use
          • Serving Cheeses and Meats or Fruits for Dessert

          Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

          It's a practical cutting board, but it decorates the kitchen on a shelf or standing on the countertop. Our young married friends use it to serve cheeses and meats before dinner, and it receives a chorus of oohs and aaahs every time.

           
          5.0

          It's a perfect bridal shower gift!

          By 

          from New Jersey

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design

          Cons

          • Wish it came with a gift box though!

          Best Uses

            Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

            This was a bridal shower gift.

             
            5.0

            Absolutely Gorgeous !

            By 

            from Medford Ma

            About Me Casual Cook

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Quality Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Carving Meat
              • Chopping Vegetables
              • Everyday Use
              • Poultry

              Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

              Practical and Beautiful at the same time. Should be on display as though a piece of art !!!!!

               
              5.0

              I would buy this product for everybody!

              By 

              from Chicago, IL

              About Me Avid Cook

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Quality Construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Use

                Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

                I don't personally use it.

                 
                5.0

                Perfect engagement gift

                By 

                from New England

                About Me Casual Cook

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Quality Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday Use

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

                  I wish the cutting board came in a gift box.

                   
                  5.0

                  Great Quailty

                  By 

                  from Ct

                  About Me Casual Cook

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Quality Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

                      Really attractive piece to have for many years to come.

                       
                      5.0

                      Great product and high quality!

                      By 

                      from Lakeland, Fl

                      About Me Casual Cook

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Attractive Design
                      • Compact
                      • Convenient
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Quality Construction

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Carving Meat
                        • Chopping Vegetables
                        • Everyday Use
                        • Poultry

                        Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

                        This is so beautiful I couldn't think about cutting on it!! I know my son and his future wife will love it!!!

                         
                        5.0

                        Beautiful solid cutting board

                        By 

                        from Long Island, Ny

                        Verified Reviewer

                        Pros

                        • Attractive Design
                        • Quality Construction

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Everyday Use

                          Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Cutting Board:

                          Cannot wait to give this to my sister and brother in law for xmas. I think they will love it. I do!

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