If natural earthy tones speak to you in general then keep this look going in your bar stool choice. There are plenty of beautiful neutral bar stools out there.and you’ll know that with its being neutral and all you will love it in your home.
Other times black is chosen because it allows a certain feature to blend in. The dark blue kitchen island featured here supports this idea. The black bar stools fit extremely well in the décor. They blend in but also stand out a little bit because of the color differences.
Another type is the counter-height stool which is the one we’re more interested in. These stools are smaller than the ones used in bars and restaurants and they’re the best for kitchen islands. They measure between 24” and 27” in height. Then there’s also the bar-height stool which is the same one you see in bars. These can be used for standard built-in bars and have a height of 28” to 33”. The fourth type is the extra tall stool which is somewhere between 33” and 36” tall. In its case the name pretty much speaks for itself.
Another rustic bar stool with a more casual vibe is this one from Bella Rustica. The lively color and hand-tooled leather accent down the middle add special details to this piece as does the nailhead trim. For those who prefer a backrest on their bar stool this counter-height stool from Go Home has a slim profile and spare back. The more substantial wood construction makes this a good choice for a casual living space.
Wood plastic fiberglass. What your bar stool seat is made of can be anything really. Not that this fact makes your decision any easier. But if you’re stuck think about practicality if you want to be able to wipe it clean something non-upholstered might be the way to go.
It’s hard to pinpoint the detail that makes the Portland stool so interesting. Some would say it’s the swirly shape but other would argue it’s the simplicity of the design and the beauty of solid steel frame. Either way this black bar stool definitely knows how to stand out even if the colors may not help.