Modern farmhouse design has had a serious moment in the last year or so. Combining simplicity and rusticity is basically an art form which makes this metal bar stool a piece of art and worthy of your modern farmhouse kitchen. Available on Crateandbarrel.
Even though the stools with backs win when it comes to comfort there’s more to consider when choosing a style for a particular space. Backless stools have their charm too. For instance a lot of people prefer them for the simple fact that they look sleek and beautiful and that they don’t clutter the space visually. Backless bar stools are also practical in the sense that you can tuck them under the counter to save space. So now that you know a little about both types and that you’ve also seen some wonderful designs which one do you prefer?
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.
The Marcello Counter Stools are upholstered and have comfortable backrests but even though the designs suggests the presence of armrests they’re not a feature of this design. Also the height is not adjustable. As far as style goes these stools coordinate well with traditional designs.
These stools are available in lots of different sizes styles shapes and materials so you need to do your research before going shopping. First of all it’s important to select the right height for the stools. Measure the height of the counter and calculate the height the stools should have.A bar for example is between 40” and 42” high in which case a seat height of 28” to 30” is required for the bar stools.
The sleek frame of the Zuo Modern Criss Cross counter chair combined with its comfortable and elegant seat form the perfect combination for modern home bars and kitchen island counters. It features integrated footrests and criss-crossed back straps a detail that gave the stool its name.