Re-Purposed Cabinet Knobs Christmas Tree


I always love seeing old cabinet knobs at the thrift store but never know what to do with them other than putting them on cabinets! So I decided to try my hand at a non-traditional Christmas tree and had so much fun making this creation. It's so simple to make!
Start with a piece of plywood
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Measure off the size you will need for your tree. I went long and narrow.
Cut your wood according to measurements.
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Gather together old cabinet knobs and spray paint them all the same color if you desire.
Arrange them on board (I painted my board white) in the design of a Christmas tree.
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Attach to board using short screws.
Add a special "star" to the top like this crystal knob for visual interest.
Come see how fun this project is! It's such a creative way to repurpose old knobs and have a one-of-a-kind holiday piece.

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  • Kathy Ruth
    on Jun 22, 2015

    I like this! Add 3 more knobs--maybe as a tree trunk?--and you could hang small ornaments on it as a countdown to Christmas 'calendar'. I guess you'd have to take the ornaments' sizes into account when spacing the knobs, but that shouldn't be too difficult.

  • AmericanWoman
    on Jun 26, 2015

    Advent calendar!! Great idea.

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