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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.

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12:32AM PDT on Jul 16, 2014

well done mate !!

12:10AM PDT on Jul 16, 2014


12:11AM PDT on Jul 13, 2014

just one word-impressive $$$$$

11:25PM PDT on Jul 12, 2014

Nice collection bro :)!!!!!!!!

4:53PM PDT on Jul 2, 2014

could even be a project for children to give to family

1:34PM PDT on Jun 29, 2014

Nice idea. Thank you.

12:55AM PDT on Jun 16, 2014

Interesting. Thanks for sharing.

12:54AM PDT on Jun 16, 2014

Interesting. Thanks for sharing.

12:42AM PDT on Jun 16, 2014

Very nice...perhaps I'll give it a shot!

12:53AM PDT on May 20, 2014

fantastic work..

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