2,915 Traditional Footstools and Ottomans

A true double-duty furniture piece, ottomans often wear double (or triple) hats: They can be utilized as a footstool, coffee table, storage container or even additional seating. Because they are available in a variety of styles, colors and patterns, an ottoman, or footstool can also add a touch of traditional character to your bedroom, living room or playroom design. As you get ready to make a purchase, be sure to learn a little more about this handy piece of furniture. More 
Jia Wooden Ottoman
$283.80 $354.75 · Buy on Houzz
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Here’s a unique twist on the traditional ottoman. The Grace Feyock-designed piece features an inverted design. Hewn from weathered fir wood, the unusual ottoman still has a comfy cushion to rest your feet.
“Love the shape of this bench” — andrea lynn interiors
Hooker Leather Upholstery-SS185 Ottoman Sedona Chateau
$499 $789 · Only 4 Left
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The 185 model... Sit down and enjoy a beautiful traditional group, features include scooped arm detail with accented brass nail head trim and bun feet. This line of upholstered furniture, is adorned in top grain leather Sedona Chateau-089 .
English Chesterfield Ottoman by BSEID
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Beautiful combined with a large upholstered chair or on its own for additional seating around a coffee table. Natural canvas wraps around a wood frame while a tufted leather cushion sits atop. Each are secured and neatly finished with brass tacks. (SAR) 25" diameter x 17" high
“living room ottoman” — sdento00
Tabouret Fez Poufs, Chocolate, Tabouret
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Tabouret Fez Poufs add style and fun to your house decor. They are also extremely comfortable. The measurements are approximately 18 inches in diameter and 15 inches in height, They come pre-stuffed with filling fiber.
“Color” — kkostkowski
Manoj Distressed Small Bench
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Dark, coffee brown metalwork with mahogany undertones and a padded seat covered in distressed, saddle brown fabric.
“wood work shape” — saminalatif
Replacement Cushions for Lloyd Flanders Reflection Ottoman
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Our replacement cushions are made to fit Lloyd Flanders wicker furniture. Replace your existing cushions to give a new look to your collection! The cushion is offered in Dupione Bamboo premium fabric. Our ottoman cushion is 22" Wide, 23" Deep , 5" Thick. The cushion construction consists of polyester fiber filled with dacryon wrapping.
Baxton Studio Guildford Beige Linen Modern Tufted Ottoman
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It's all in the details. Our Guildford Modern Ottoman takes button tufting to new heights with beige linen upholstery and matching covered buttons. Carefully crafted in China with a eucalyptus wood frame, this modern footstool is comfortably padded with polyurethane foam and finished with black wooden legs and non-marking feet. Assembly is required as is spot cleaning when nece...More
“Craft bench” — andrewcohen10
Office Star Avenue Six Curves Tufted Round Ottoman in Spring Green Velvet Fabric
$62.66 $82.36 · More Colors
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Add style and sophistication to any room with the curves tufted round ottoman. espresso finished wood legs with easy care fabric top complement any home decor. Features: Covered in a high performance, easy care fabric Dacron wrapped foam cushions for ultimate comfort tufted buttons for classic styling Available in chocolate velvet (-C12), spring green (-G28), port velvet (-P1...More
“Othman” — jg719
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Why is an ottoman useful?


Ottomans and footstools often serve multiple purposes, so you truly get more bang for your buck. Traditionally, they were used solely as footstools, though now they are also commonly used as upholstered coffee or side tables. An ottoman bench can function as additional seating, while hollowed-out units are great for hidden storage. On top of its practical purposes, they are also a great decorative accessory; they often come in bright colors, vibrant patterns or with nailhead or tufted details.

What ottoman shapes are available?


Ottomans are generally round, square or rectangular, with each shape available in a variety of sizes. Round ottomans are great for adding an unexpected shape to a living space with primarily rectangular furniture, while, adversely, square ottomans work well to complement such a layout. Designs in the shape of a cube are great for sneaking in extra seating space, or to create an extra long coffee table by pushing several together. Rectangular ottomans often double as coffee tables, and can be custom made to fit the length of your sofa.

What ottoman materials should I consider?


Footstools often come in the same materials as sofas and sectionals, so think about what your preference is for larger furniture pieces — though they don't have to match up. After all, adding a leather ottoman in a room with a fabric sofa can add some much-needed texture variation. They commonly come in leather or some sort of upholstery, though weaves and woods are gaining in popularity. As you pick out the material, think about its function as well as its traditional design; a wood stump would be an uncomfortable footstool, while a cushy cube wouldn't suffice as a side table.
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