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Stools with backs at a breakfast bar - yes. Stools used as tables (or for napping cats) - yes. Stools used as seating in a living room, family room, etc. - no. I would not want my guests to be uncomfortable, which is what tends to happen when people sit for long periods of time on something without a back.

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Hi Yanic,

This is a great article on stools, love them!

Are you able to tell me how long the branches in the water jugs last or were they brought in purely for the photo shoot?
Many thanks, Helen
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When needed as extra seating, as in a party or family gathering, people have the tendency to move around and mingle with different groups, so they don't have time to get uncomfortable, or if they do, it's definitely time to change seats!


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