This luxuriously upholstered metal bar stool also By Nick Alain has a crystal accent under the seat. The uniquely shaped legs pinched together half-way down end in finial style feet topped by a gear-shaped trim. Light colored wood and matte metal legs make these bar stools neutral and versatile for many decorating styles. From Classic Home they have a sturdy contemporary profile.
At the modern end of the spectrum a stool like this one from Worlds Away is a very stylish choice. The round brass stool has a white faux leather polyurethane upholstered seat which makes it very easy to clean. Stylish with a touch of steampunk this counter-height stool from Nick Alain is more like a piece of industrial art. The unique base has squared off legs topped off with a set of five shaped spindles that hold up the beveled metal seat.
Sometimes black is chosen to emphasize certain contrasts like these bar stools that stand out in this particular setting because they interact with the white walls and wooden counter and floor.
Whether you’re looking for kitchen bar stools actual bar bar stools nook bar stools or something else entirely here are 24 things to consider that we hope will help you narrow down your search. Don’t worry. The perfect bar stool is out there and you’ll find it.
For a color palette to be harmonious there’s no need to match everything in an obvious way. These bar stools coordinate really well with the kitchen island and the whole décor in general. The seat is a combination of white and gray which are also the colors used throughout the room.
Versatility is the main characteristic of the Hay About A Stool. This piece of furniture is the result of the collaboration between Hee Welling and Hay. The stool is simple functional and able to adapt to just about any environment.
The list of black bar stools continues with a design that’s simple and contemporary. Called Churchill this piece is a creation of Uhuru Design and ever since it appeared back in 2012 it has become a stylish addition to contemporary homes that balance style and function in a natural way.
Green Gables Furniture has this Steel Traditions Crestone Swivel Barstool that features leather seat. Lapped seams across the cushion add strength and the old-fashioned steel base has a characteristic round foot rail. A little color goes a long way in enhancing the wood of these rustic bar stools. Perfect for a rustic industrial or casual living space these seats from Horizon Home have a subtle streak of green that adds a reclaimed feel to the pieces.
By their very nature of being wood wooden frame bar stools tend to carry more visual punch than other materials which are able to be manipulated for weight-bearing capacities. Wooden frames can be quite versatile as they look fantastic in a cottage setting as well as provide a lovely earthy contrast in a more contemporary one.
The Arteriors wooden bar stools have thin cast iron legs and a wooden seat with hand-carved detailing. The swivel seat allows the user to adjust the height depending on the height of the counter.
Bar stools generally come in three different heights. The first type is the short bar stool. In this category you’ll find the table height stools that are 16-23” high and are suitable for 28-30” high surfaces. They can be a good alternative to regular chairs.
Speaking of which the Tolix stool known as a Tabouret can definitely add some charm to pretty much any bar or counter. It was originally designed for exterior use but its versatility allowed it to make its way inside the house.
The Napoleon is a backless bar stool with an antique white finish and a rather traditional design. It’s the type of bar stool that can integrate well in traditional and Scandinavian interiors. This farmhouse kitchen is another lovely option.
When you think metal stool these vintage chairs might come to mind. Thankfully they make them in bar stool height for farmhouse kitchens and industrial styling. Speaking of industrial there are some really good industrial style bar stools like this black beauty. It’s iron features will blend seamlessly with the other black accents you have in your home.
Bar stools are pretty controversial not exactly something you’d expect for something so common and widely used. They’ve become a must-have for a lot of modern and contemporary kitchens and then of course we have the bars and man caves that make the most of them. There’s a surprisingly big number of variations related to the design and structure of the bar stool. A common debate is the choice between backless bar stools and those with backrests. Each type has its own pros and cons.