A comfy armchair or couch may be the best seat in the house, but stools are the most versatile, serving double duty as a movable chair or a small table. They also tend to be the most fun statement piece. Stools are functional as well as aesthetically pleasing, they’re a great way to set the tone of a space. Here are a few tips to choose stools for your space.
Stool as Subtle Design Moment
A wonderful aspect of stools is they can be any design and they are very flexible. You can buy several styles and move them around the home where needed. Stools also provide an opportunity for a “strong but subtle design moment. You can use Stool to add depth with texture, fabric, or color. Stools offer a great opportunity to employ bold, colorful textiles since stools tend to be on the small side. And with an abundance of choice and styles available, there’s something to suit every taste and decor.
Stool as Versatile Furniture
If there’s one piece of furniture to consider for your home it has to be the humble stool. It’s perfect for so many areas of our homes, especially if you’re lacking in space which so many of us do. The stool is one of those versatile pieces that may be used for a variety of purposes other than sitting your bottom on.
Alternative Side Table
Stools are ideal for unexpected guests during family gatherings, especially if there are children, but they may also be used as casual side tables in between and can be moved around simply to provide additional surface area for that all-important cup.
Have Some Fun with Your Stool
There’s nothing stopping you from having a little fun either. After all, we shouldn’t take life or our homes too seriously. Anything that puts a smile on your face when you walk into a room has to be worth it.
Why stop at one when stools are so versatile. There are particular stools that come in a range of heights and upholstery finishes and look great grouped together or spread them around a room. You could even make a makeshift coffee table effect.
Choose wood for longevity and character that will stand the test of time and can be handed down through the family. They’re also great for providing a little help in the kitchen when you need to reach that top shelf that always alludes to us when we need something.
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