With the growing popularity of breakfast counter bar chairs and dining tables integrated with kitchen islands, counter-height seating is growing in demand. Whether you’re looking to outfit an actual bar, provide backup seating for a standing desk, or need comfortable dining chairs, this post has just the right seats for the job.
1. Counter bar chairs: Nerd Counter Stool
Smooth forms and a variety of pastel color options makes David Geckeler’s Nerd Stool a popular choice for Scandinavian interiors of all types, looking equally at home in warm cottage inspired spaces as well as contemporary minimalist settings. Furniture design enthusiasts and engineers alike will appreciate the lack of visible hardware that contributes to the smooth aesthetic of this memorable chair.
2. Ikea Dalfred Bar Stool
This stool’s straightforward design makes it a lovely choice for modern interiors, but its form generates enough interest to create a focal point in the home or office. The classic screw-top design could even complement an industrial theme, as well as its original purpose of offering adjustable-height versatility.
3. Counter bar chairs: Austin Bar Stool
Natural wood finish, sleek curved legs, and minimalist construction make these stools a nice statement piece for any interior, especially if you’re working around similar natural wood tones you might want to emphasize
4. Wyndham Swivel Counter Stool
This swivel stool is great for a space with geometric accents but it can also serve as a fantastic focal point when surrounded by clean lines as pictured. Vintage-finished brass legs and waxed wood seats work equally well within rustic environments or simple contemporary settings.
5. Coleman Stool
Here’s another great geometrically interesting stool. It offers a unique experience from every angle, perfect for open middle-of-the-room settings like a freestanding kitchen island or breakfast bar. This model is available in a wide variety of seat finishes and colors. Coleman is a fantastic design by Greta de Parry, awarded the 2015 Best Furniture Award from Dwell.