This would be really easy to make with a nice block of wood and a piece of Plexiglas! Just use screws with a few washers between the plexi and the wood to allow for the knives to fit in. I want this rustic-looking knife set from West Elm.
DIY house stuff
Check out these 3 DIY knife blocks for your kitchen!
Quick Weekend Makeovers
Log Knife Block. Ducan Meerding Design.
Upcycling Old Knife Holder- Sand, Paint, and Decorate: You see knife blocks ALL THE TIME at goodwill.. Painting & decorating knife blocks.
tutorial for a universal knife block. No pre-cut holes, it holds any knife.
Helen's Eclectic Boho Haven
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Dream Kitchens Ideas
Jack knife block - Farmer's wife quilt sampler
Junkyard Dogs. I forsee a trip to DI to gather supplies, and then I will have a whole pack of these mutts!
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