Although the kitchen knife is used to make the best tasting meals, it remains one of the deadliest weapons in a house. Keeping your blades in a block reduces the hazard risk factor.
In this article, I have listed 24 DIY knife block ideas that also include steps on how to make each of them. All you have to do is find an excellent DIY knife block idea and start working on it.
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1. DIY Rotating Knife Block
This rotating knife block idea would look great on wooden and also marble countertops. The making process is relatively easy to follow. This rotating knife block can contain up to seven knives. I also love the fact that it is small in size; this means it won’t take up a lot of countertop space.
2. Rejuvenated Knife Block Tablet Stand
This rejuvenated knife block stand is unique for your countertops when you want to use cooking recipes from your iPad or ablet. This rejuvenated knife block is easy to move around and takes up less space. It’s also straightforward to make.
3. DIY Universal Knife Block
The creator was able to make this amazing knife block idea, using wood and a lot of skewers. I love the fact that it can safely hold up to seven to eight knives. If you have a lot of knives in your kitchen, you can make a bigger version of this universal knife block. This is actually one of the easiest to make.
4. DIY Simple Chef Knife Block
If you are looking for a simple knife block that you can use to store your favourite knife, I have got just the right one for you. Before making this knife block, you need to consider the size of your knife so that you won’t end up making a knife block that is bigger or smaller than your favourite knife. I love the fact that this knife block can fit anywhere on your countertop without taking much space.
5. Magnetic Knife Block DIY
This is a fancy knife block that I think would make a great wall decor for your home. The process of making this knife block is not so hard. This particular block can contain just four knives, but you can make one that will contain more knives.
6. DIY Magnetic Knife Block
Here is a bigger magnetic knife block for your knife storage needs. If you are looking at making this knife block, I would suggest you get a new pretty set of knives; it; it would be a quick way to add beauty to the walls of your kitchen.
7. Fancy DIY Knife Block
If you are looking for something fancy that could be used to wow your guest when they enter your kitchen, here’s one. This knife block idea is really amazing. The making process won’t be like a wall in the park, but it will be totally worth it.
8. DIY Deadpool Knife Block Idea
Are you a Deadpool fan? I’m sure you will love this one. This knife block idea is quite beautiful. It will look great on your kitchen countertop. The making process will require a lot of time and work. With this knife block idea, you can store up to six knives.
9. Magnetic Knife Block WIth Glass DIY
This is one of those knife blocks that can make your kitchen look a whole lot better. I love the idea behind this magnetic knife block. The glass makes it look a whole lot better. I would highly recommend this wooden magnetic knife block for modern kitchens.
10. Ultimate DIY Knife Block
This is the ultimate knife block idea. Imagine having a knife block that you can always use to sharpen your knives. Now, that’s amazing. I love the solar panel in the front. If you look close enough, you will also notice the sharpener at the side of the knife block. Indeed, this knife block is amazing.
11. The Force Awakens Knife Block DIY
Here’s yet another fancy knife block idea for your kitchen decor needs. I love the idea of this knife block idea, trust me, your kitchen countertop will look a whole lot better with this. The making process takes a lot of preparation.
12. Knife Block Copper Frame
I love the fact that you do not need to be an expert to make this knife block idea for your kitchen. The glass on the knife block makes it look a whole lot better. On your kitchen countertop, this knife block would be an amazing decor item. Copper is also used for the frame of this knife block. It took the creator about 15 hours to complete this project, it might take you more, but I am sure it will be worth it.
13. Simple Knife Block Idea DIY
While searching for the best DIY Knife block idea, I came across this beauty. This knife block idea has two-tiers for knife storage, it can be used to store up to seven knives. I admire the wood finishing of this knife block. Trust me when I say it will look amazingly outstanding on your kitchen countertop.
14. DIY Color Knife Block
Are you tired of seeing wooden knife block ideas with the same colour over and over again? Well, I have got a different knife block idea that you can consider. This DIY project will show you how to add colour to your knife block to match the already existing colours in your kitchen.
15. DIY Walnut Knife Block
This knife block is one of the safest knife blocks that you can use in your kitchen. If you have kids at home, you definitely should use something like this, it reduces the risk of hazards. The making process of this knife block idea is fun to do.
16. DIY knife Holder With Books
I fell in love with this knife block idea at first sight. It is completely amazing. This should be one of the easiest knife block ideas to make for your home, all you have to do is get a bunch of books, wrap them up together and then place your knives in the book. I think this is an amazing knife block idea.
17. Low-budget DIY Knife Block Ideas
This is by far the cheapest knife block idea you can make for your kitchen, simply use your old milk tin or any tin in your home. After cleaning it up, you need to get a lot of skewers, this is what will be used to hold the knives in place. I love this knife block idea and the fact that it won’t cost much to make.
18. DIY Knife Block And Cookbook Holder
Here’s another knife block idea that I fell in love with. I love the fact that besides this knife block being able to hold your kitchen knives, it also has a compartment that can be used to place your favourite recipe book. The making process is fun to follow.
19. DIY Knife Block Idea
While this knife block is created to show the beauty of your blades, it won’t bring harm to anyone in any way while inside this knife block. If you do not want your knives blade to hide completely, you should consider this knife block idea. After finishing, it should be hung on the wall of your kitchen wall.
20. Repurposed Book Knife Block DIY
Do you have old books at home that you are thinking of throwing away? Well, don’t get rid of them just yet. You can give them a new purpose by using them as your knife block. This remains of one of the easiest knife block ideas to make by yourself.
21. In-Drawer Knife Block DIY
A lot of people prefer this kind of knife block to the ones that can be placed on the countertop. IN this DIY project, you will learn how to make an in-drawer knife block for your kitchen. It is a safe place to store your knives.
22. Low-Budget Knife Block DIY
This DIY project will show you how to make a knife block with less than $2. If you are looking for a very low budget knife block, I highly suggest this one. It is not so difficult to make.
23. Rustic Style Knife Block
This DIY knife block idea would be perfect for a rustic style kitchen. The making process of this DIY project is quite easy to follow, you, however, would need to pay attention.
24. DIY Kitchen Knife Block
This knife block isn’t a 100% safe but it still remains a great way to store your knives in your kitchen. The making process is quite easy to complete too.