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5 Special Cutting Boards that You Can Add to Your Kitchen

These pieces go beyond the usual rectangular finds

Photography: Dairy Darilag and Louie Aguinaldo (Products)

The cutting board is probably one of the most-used kitchen tools. It's not surprising to see old boards still in use, even if it has hundreds of marks and somehow begging for a replacement. Today is your lucky day! We've rounded up five unique boards that will surely liven up your kitchen counter. Aside from being functional, these picks can serve as quirky decor too! Take note of these products when you drop by the mall: 

Main photo from: Seventy Nine Ideas

Got a plain wall in the kitchen? This board is the perfect pick! After using this piece, make sure it's clean and dry before hanging it as wall accent.

Pig Cutting Board, P1,859, Crate and Barrel 

Add warmth to your kitchen and double the homey vibe with chic wooden accessories like this one.

Wooden Serving Board, price available upon request, H&M Home

If your cooking space has a black-and-white theme, choose sleek accessories to complete the look. This non-slip board can help you prep meals efficiently.

Non-Slip Cutting Board, P249.75, SM Home

Nowadays, many restaurants are serving food on cutting boards and pretty trays. Stay on trend by using this board when serving main courses and desserts.

End Grain Utility Board, P1,599, Crate and Barrel 

Are you always the host for your get-togethers? Add a luxurious touch to your wine and cheese night by placing the different kinds of cheese on this board. Your friends will surely feel like they're in a posh hotel or restaurant.

Chop Chop Marble Board, price available upon request, Hay



  • 4/L Mega Fashion Hall, SM Mega Mall
  • Tel. (02) 942-0761


  • G/F AIC Burgundy Empire Tower, ADB Ave, cor Garnet Road, Ortigas Center, Pasig City

H&M Home 

  • 2/L SM Makati, Ayala Center, Makati City 


  • In all leading SM Malls

These products originally appeared in the November 2015 issue of Real Living Magazine. Minor edits have been made by the editors. Log on to for more details. 

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