These stools for example have a backrest and a swivel base but they don’t have armrests. Their design offers them a rustic-industrial look which pairs well with the exposed brick. Traditional bar stool designs usually look something like this although variations can also be found. It seems that these have leather-upholstered seats which offers an elegant look.
Upholstered seats are as a general rule certainly more comfortable than their non-padded counterparts. But there are pros and cons when considering upholstery on a seat that sees more than its fair share of staining potential.
Bar stools are really versatile and often preferred for spaces such as the kitchen. But did you know there’s more than one type of bar stool? In fact there are four. The short or table-height stools are anywhere between 16” to 23” tall and they’re a good alternative to the standard dining chairs. You can safely use them for the breakfast nook.
Because bar stools are a taller seating piece they tend to be noticeable. A glossy modern stool or three can go a long way toward making an entire area feel more contemporary if that is your aim.
Hairpin legs and a live edge seat highlight this rustic bar stool. From the collection of UMA it’s definitely a casual piece of furniture. From shiny and luxe to rustic and recycled there’s a bar stool that’s perfect for your kitchen or entertaining area. Don’t just choose a basic stool you can highlight your style and decor preferences with the right set.
There are several different types of stools which could be used in combination with a kitchen island. Some have a classic or traditional design with a simple wooden frame and an upholstered seat. Others are quirky with frames make of baseball bats and customized in all sorts of ways. In these cases they’re usually handcrafted and made to order which ensures that each piece is unique.