Design Stories

Every Knockout Knob’s knob, handle and tap tells a story–

New Knockout Knobs Banana Door Handle

Truly nothing is off-limits at Knockout Knobs!  Our latest creation was this banana door handle for a photography studio in NYC. They wanted a realistic-looking banana door handle to complement their new front door. We fully supported their idea and thought a piece of...

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Skewed Brewery Logo Tap Handles

This week, we designed an intricate set of logo tap handles for Skewed Brewery to help the bar rebrand itself. Skewed Brewery is a locally-owned bar in Watertown, New York. The owners reached out to us to help refurnish the design of their place. Their former tap...

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Log Tap Handle for The LOG Restaurant

The LOG is a bar and pizza restaurant in Williamstown, Massachusetts, so of course, they needed a tap handle that fit the name of their restaurant—it had to be a log. Not only is it the name of the restaurant, but logs also give off a woodsy vibe that makes students,...

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Pineapple Door Pull “Welcome!” for Heather’s Barn

Pineapples are a welcome symbol, and have been since colonial times. Back in colonial times, they were so rare that people would rent them out as a decoration for parties, rather than buying them to eat. This is why Heather wanted custom pineapple door pulls for her...

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Custom Tap IDs Beer

A Tap Handle for Cooper Landing Brewing Company in Alaska (3D printing, woodworking and laser engraving all in one tap handle) Cooper Landing Brewery Company in Cooper Landing Alaska needed a beer tap handle for their new tap room. The brewery presented Knockout Knobs...

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Hops in a Circle Beer Tap Handle

An interchangeable plastic logo in our red plastic circle Knockout Knobs uses plastic 3D printing and a simple wood tap handles to create a less expensive custom tap handle. We can print the plastic rim in a variety of colors. The interchangeable hops design can also...

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Unique tap handle

Good News Brewing Company requested a tap handle with their logo A two color plastic printed custom unique tap handle Designing a custom tap handle for Good News Brewing Company created some challenges for Knockout Knobs. Good News Brewing wanted a two color unique...

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Home Brewer Tap

A Bulldog Custom Tap Handle for a Home Brewer Hitman Brewery wanted a tap handle with their beloved bulldog logo At Knockout Knobs our minimum is one. This makes us the perfect tap handle designer and manufacturer for home brewer taps. Craft beer enthusiasts devote a...

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New Custom Logo Tap Handle

Shakopee Brew Hall requested a new design for a custom logo tap handle The Shakopee Brew Hall needed an update for the tap handles in their tap room Knockout Knobs worked with the Ryan the brewery owner and his logo designer to create a custom logo tap handle which...

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New Tall Tap Handle

Two Dogz and a Guy Brewery in Montrose PA needed a tall tap handle with an intricate logo design A full plastic custom tap handle for a start up brewery Jim at Two Dogz and a Guy Brewery had a specific design idea for his new tall tap handle. He had a very limited...

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Personalized Beer Tap Handles for Your Kegerator

Curto's sells a variety of kegerators for home brewers and home bars. Curto's wanted a custom kegerator tap handle to enhance their expanding kegerator display. Knockout Knobs worked with Curto's to design a tap handle which would complement their showroom displays...

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Wine on Tap? Yes!

Wine on tap not only tastes great but is more economical and environmentally friendly. Knockout Knobs is happy to work with Free Flow Wines and Try Wine on Tap to introduce wine tap handles to wineries, bars and restaurants. Knockout Knobs created this nickel wine tap...

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The ExtraOrdinary Escutcheon

Jim, a custom builder in Denver, needed a rosette (aka an escutcheon) to match new brass door knobs, he was installing on 36 interior custom doors. He contacted Knockout Knobs to request a rosette which would complement the door design and match the polished brass...

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A Replacement Pull for Sarah’s Heirloom Dresser

The missing pull on the beautiful antique wooden dresser Sarah inherited from her mother was an eyesore. The dresser fit perfectly into her new home, she just needed one replacement pull. Knockout Knobs created a replica from the broken pull. First, we printed in...

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Introducing Beaver Cut Tap Handles from the Berkshires

Authentic Beaver Cut tap handles look and feel great. Knockout Knobs works with Broadwell Carpentry, located in the Berkshires in Western Massachusetts. We are surrounded by mountains, woods and ponds. Flip one of the master carpenters, at Broadwell Carpentry, loves...

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Bright Idea Beer Taps

Bright Ideas, a new craft brewery at MASS MoCA in North Adams, Massachusetts, needed beer taps to differentiate their brews from all the other craft brews, especially when they are selling beer on tap at local events. We worked with the brewery owner, who gave us this...

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A “B” to personalize a NYC apartment 

While searching for cabinet hardware, Alice, saw a Knockout Knobs display at Luxcucina, a kitchen design store, on the Upper West Side in Manhattan. She liked the Monogram Knobs on the Board and wanted to design a B knob for her cabinet. She was happy  and surprised...

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The Spoke Bicycle Shop      

The Spoke in Williamstown, Massachusetts needed some cabinet pulls to make some ordinary cabinetry stand out in the bike shop. Paul, the shop owner, asked for the "spoke logo" in a belt buckle design. (nothing too delicate for a bike shop) We were able to...

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The Print Shop

The Print Shop recently moved to a new location and needed cabinet hardware to use with their new custom cabinetry. We created a two great designs with their logo. Elinor, the owner of the Print Shop could not decide which design she liked best so she...

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Cat Knobs

 To complement the "cat" powder room One of our clients recently renovated her powder room. She loved this cat wallpaper, so she decided a cat knob would make the new guest bathroom complete. She sent us a sketch of the wallpaper design and we created two...

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