Design Stories

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

Truth or Consequences Design Story

Truth or Consequences Design Story

Truth or Consequences Brewing is a client of Knockout Designs located in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. T or C Brewing was recently looking for a new design for their tap handles. We cut the wood in the shape of their logo and then put a decal on the wooden handle...

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Provincetown Brewering Rainbow Pride Tap Handles

Provincetown Brewering Rainbow Pride Tap Handles

Provincetown Brewering Rainbow Pride Tap Handles With the help of Knockout Designs, Provincetown Brewing Company now has a new tap handle: the pride rainbow tap handle! We wanted to help them celebrate pride month with this special rainbow tap handle. The 3D-printed...

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Cooper Landing Brewing Company

Cooper Landing Brewing Company

Cooper Landing Brewing Company Knockout Designs has been manufacturing modern metal tap handles for Cooper Landing Brewing Company since their opening four years ago. Cooper Landing, Alaska, where the brewery is located, is a region of vast natural beauty. This land...

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Fire Maker Brewery, Calamity Jane Golf Club tap handle

Fire Maker Brewery, Calamity Jane Golf Club tap handle

Fire Maker Brewery in midtown Atlanta was our latest client! They needed two unique private label putter tap handles for their special Calamity Jane Blonde Ale. This beer was named after the putter used by Bobby Jones, an influential 20th-century golfer from Atlanta....

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Nik and Ivy Design Story

Nik and Ivy Design Story

In December of 2020, Paul from Nik & Ivy Brewing contacted Knockout Designs for a laser engraved logo tap handle for their new tap room. Nik & Ivy had opened only four months earlier, in Lockport, Illinois. Paul and Chrissy had a few design ideas for their tap...

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Glass Jug Beer Lab Tap Handles

Glass Jug Beer Lab Tap Handles

Chris at The Glass Jug Beer Lab needed different wooden tap handle designs for the brewery’s beer, seltzer, water and guest tap handles. The Glass Jug Beer Lab is located in Durham, North Carolina, and prides itself on staying involved with the local community. At...

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Hypnotic Chicken Design Story

Hypnotic Chicken Design Story

Kari Ann is the owner of Hypnotic Chicken, a restaurant in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Steamboat Springs is a beautiful ski town with a small-town feel as well as many tourists. The restaurant has a large mirrored chicken above the bar. Kari Ann requested a tap...

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Whisk Door Pull for Smallcakes

Whisk Door Pull for Smallcakes

Chris from Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery in Ohio and Indiana wanted the sweetness of his new Smallcakes shop to start when the customers open the door with a custom whisk door pull. The whisk door pull needed to look like a whisk but be strong enough to withstand...

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Angry Fish Brewing Co.

Angry Fish Brewing Co.

Angry Fish Brewing Co   Angry Fish Brewing Co. is a brewery in Lexington, South Carolina that sells house-brewed beer. Joseph from Angry Fish Brewing Company reached out to Knockout Designs for a fish tap handle. He wanted their logo, an angry fish, as a...

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The William Shop Tap Handles

The William Shop Tap Handles

The William Shop Tap Handles   The Williams Shop in Williamstown, MA caters to students, faculty, families, and alumni of Williams College. The shop has a robust online presence as well as an in-person location on Spring Street. Their storefront is elegant, with...

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Bounty Fare Wood Guitar Tap Handle

Bounty Fare Wood Guitar Tap Handle

Bounti-Fare Wood Guitar Tap Handle   This new guitar tap handle is one of our most creative designs yet! It is a laser engraved guitar tap handle made as a gift. Mike, our very talented “wood guy,” designed it for his friends at Bounti-Fare. Bounti-Fare is an...

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Azalea City Brewing Co. Design Story

Azalea City Brewing Co. Design Story

Azalea City Brewing Company Blackboard tap handle   Azalea City Brewing Co. is a new brewery in Palatka, Florida. Andrea, the brewery’s owner, chose Palatka as the location due to her love for the outdoors. Palatka is home to many trails, and is located on the...

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Tidal Creek Brewhouse

Tidal Creek Brewhouse

Tidal Creek Brewhouse is a beachtown brewery in South Carolina. They serve beer, coffee, and meals all day long. Dara from Tidal Creek asked us to replicate their previous wooden tap handle. Their logo (a fiddler crab holding hops) was carved into the wood. We let...

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Volition Brewing Company

Volition Brewing Company

Volition Brewing Company is a brewery located all the way across the country from Knockout Designs, in North Bend, Washington! The brewery offers beer to-go as well as Founders Club memberships. Both kids and dogs are welcome! Lucas from Volition Brewing Co. ordered...

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Custom Tap for Beer Distributor TapRm

Custom Tap for Beer Distributor TapRm

At Knockout Designs, we recently had the privilege of working with a new type of client. We created a new custom tap for beer distributor, TapRm. They connect breweries with clients and provide varied, entire e-commerce solutions for sales. TapRm will deliver beer...

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Celestial Beerworks Pastels

Celestial Beerworks Pastels

Celestial Beerworks loved the first set of tap handles we designed for them, and they’re back for more! We are thrilled to continue working with this Dallas brewery. In June we designed similar tap handles for them, also with a disco ball on top. Those disco ball tap...

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Excalibur Brewing Co

Excalibur Brewing Co

The team at Knockout Designs was thrilled to design a new custom tap handle for Excalibur Brewing, a brewery in Spring, Texas. During this pandemic, they have altered hours for beer to-go. They specialize in small batches in order to satisfy their guests' unique...

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Meier’s Creek

Meier’s Creek

Meier’s Creek Brewery is a new brewery in Cazenovia, NY. They are also more than just a simple brewery. They take pride in food production, and have a menu that includes labeled vegan and gluten free options. Meier’s Creek wanted wooden, paddle-shaped tap handles with...

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Beer’d Brewery

Beer’d Brewery

Precious at Connecticut-based Beer’d Brewing Co. reached out to Knockout Designs for some new, custom designs. They needed cabinet and door hardware that would highlight their unique logo and brand. This included a barn door pull, coat hook, and drawer pull. The...

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Celestial Beerworks

Celestial Beerworks

Celestial Beerworks is a new brewery in Dallas, Texas. The brewery welcomes all guests, and they strive to create an ambiance that matches the quality of their beer. Their motto is: “We love hops, we love design, we love space, and we would love for you to come by and...

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