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.
Similarly these spare metal bar stools are topped with a wooden seat that has splashes of color that also evoke a recycled feel. Whether or not you use them with the matching bar they will inject some subtle color into your kitchen or bar area.
Looking for bar stools that are a little more straight forward? With no nonsense squares like these they’ll fit in small corners and can be pushed away under the table when you’re done using them. Available on Amazon.
Another good example of simple design that fit in a variety of interior designs is that featured by Stool_One by Magis. Here you can see it displayed in a contemporary setting where it complements a large kitchen island.
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.
So the height is an important criteria when choosing a bar stool especially if you opt for a custom countertop height. But there’s more to counter-height stools than just that. Other measurements need to be taken into consideration as well. For example make sure you space out the stools in a comfortable manner. The space between the center of a stool to the center of the one next to it should be between 26” and 30”.