Footstools are perfect for relaxing not just your feet but bum as well. It also works as perfect seating for kids. Additionally, footstools as coffee table substitute has been received well in the home decor community which also allows it multifunction if you have space crunch when entertaining large crowds. Footstools are available in various shapes, round being the most versatile and opted shape.
Round footstools are available in various finishing and styles. The usual styles of round footstool appreciated and well-used by interior designers are:
Linen or cotton upholstered with wooden legs - these are perfect to create a casual, cozy, boho vibe;
Chesterfield footstools - Preferred in royal plush velvet or fine grain leather in bold colours, these add character to spaces styled formally which can be your living room or bedroom;
Slimmer footstools- finished in leather or velvet with metallic rim feet, these are used more as accent pieces of furniture.
All these styles could also come with storage features making it perfect to store magazines, DVDs etc if in the living room or store blankets or extra cushions if in the bedroom.