START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good

The Perfect Gift: Handmade Wooden Trivets

The Perfect Gift: Handmade Wooden Trivets

This year, Remodelista editor Alexa is going to make easy wooden bead trivet sets for everyone on her gift list.

This cost and time efficient project will set you back about $7 per two-tiered trivet and takes mere minutes once you have the materials assembled. Want to give it a try? See below for step-by-step instructions.

You’ll need to source the following materials:

To watch a video of Alexa’s tutorial, visit Remodelista.

Above: Wooden beads and a coil of thin leather cord.

Above: String the beads and then cut each end at a desired length to knot together.

Above: The smaller trivet nests inside of the larger one to make an even sturdier resting spot for heavy cast iron pots.

To watch a video of Alexa’s tutorial, visit Remodelista.

Read more: Christmas, Crafts & Design, Crafts & Hobbies, Hanukkah, Holidays, Holidays & Gifts, Home, Materials & Architecture, New Year, Other Holidays, Remodelista, Videos, , , , ,

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love


Remodelista is a one-stop sourcebook for the considered home, guiding readers through the design and renovation process. Founded by four friends with a shared design DNA and appreciation for intelligent design, Remodelista counts architects, design professionals, and style-conscious consumers among its daily audience. The Remodelista aesthetic favors classic and livable over trendy and transient, well-edited interiors over cluttered environments, and thoughtfully designed products over mass-market, disposable goods.


+ add your own
1:11AM PDT on Aug 27, 2014

gooood :)

12:57AM PDT on Aug 27, 2014

lovinn it

12:25AM PDT on Aug 27, 2014

soo great

1:13AM PDT on Aug 25, 2014

gooood :)!!

12:33AM PDT on Aug 25, 2014


11:30PM PDT on Aug 21, 2014

great read

11:12PM PDT on Aug 21, 2014


4:13AM PDT on Aug 6, 2014

awesome information

3:52AM PDT on Aug 6, 2014


7:58AM PDT on Jul 28, 2014

Interesting article, thank you!

add your comment

Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking

Thanks Editors. Very adorable pair.

Very cute he's better at it than his human...

I have read that intorducing nicotine in its purest form helps with cognition as well... I figure, …

Story idea? Want to blog? Contact the editors!

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.