When you need a nice contemporary stool for your family’s bar height counter you need to think comfortable as well as durable. The metal legs on these stools will take anything you give them while the cushioned seats create an inviting scene.
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.
If your bar stool area is nearby other chairs you might consider coordinating the seating throughout the space. This isn’t to say you should run out to the nearest furniture store and buy a set of identical-except-for-height chairs and stools. But you could consider keeping one style element similar for consistency such as the wicker seats in this photo.
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.
Color is an important criteria all the time and sometimes the most impressive and outstanding designs are also the simplest. Both black and white bar stools can add drama to a decor and there’s a variety of ways in which they can contribute to a harmonious and unique decor.
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.