When you have an upscale, attractive kitchen, you’ll want to choose elegant bar stools that can enhance the style rather than detract. So skip the boring standard wood stools and go for a design that oozes elegance. Velvet, patterned upholstery, metallics, rich woods, and nailhead trim are fantastic design features that give your barstools upgraded luxuries.
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Round Bar Stools with Gold Footrest
Perfect For: Enhancing any dining room, kitchen, den, or restaurant
What We Like: The charming button-tufted design and velvet upholstery
These mid-century Round Bar Stools feature minimalist clean lines and a button-tufted design that easily matches any interior decor. The velvet upholstered circular seat boasts high-density foam padding for maximum comfort, while the metal legs and gold footrest ensure a classic appearance. Standing at a height of 30 inches, these counter stools can support up to 285 lbs and have adjustable, anti-slip bottom pads for added stability.
Pair these stools with a sleek bar-height table or countertop in a modern kitchen or dining area to create a cozy and stylish breakfast nook or entertainment space.
Fabric Upholstered Counter Height Wingback Stools
Willa Arlo™ Interiors
Perfect For: Enhancing any home bar or kitchen counter with mid-mod style
What We Like: Chic design and velvet-like fabric upholstery
Add a touch of elegance to your home bar or kitchen with these fabric upholstered counter height wingback stools. Available in your choice of select fabric colors, these stools boast an exposed wood base, long tapered legs in a walnut finish, and gold-tone metal electroplated accents on the end. Crafted with a solid rubberwood frame, each stool features a padded seat with dense foam for ultimate comfort, and is upholstered in a silky velvet-like fabric for a luxurious feel. The set includes two counter-height stools.
Pair these stools with a coordinating mid-century modern bar or kitchen counter for a cohesive look, and accessorize with bold geometric-patterned cushions to accentuate their stylish design.
Velvet Upholstered Bar Stools with Metal Frame
Perfect For: Enhancing your kitchen, home bar, or dining room seating
What We Like: The adjustable foot screws for stability
These luxurious velvet upholstered bar stools are designed to elevate your seating area, featuring a stylish metal frame that complements a variety of interior styles. The set of two bar stools offers supportive and comfortable seating with a backrest, footrest, and high-quality sponge cushioning. They also come with adjustable foot screws for better balance and stability, ensuring a wobble-free experience for both casual chats and extended lounging.
Pair these bar stools with a sleek, contemporary countertop or bar table, and accessorize with metallic accents to enhance their elegant appeal.
Sit in the Lap of Luxury with Rich Velvet Bar Stools
These elegant bar stools have a high tufted back with body-hugging curves that flare gently into the sloped armrests. Silver nailhead trim adds a touch of glam, and the shiny chrome base allows the seat to adjust and swivel. And three rich shades of blue give you color choices.
When you’re choosing bar stools for your space, an option that has an adjustable height and can swivel gives you the most advantages. No matter the size of your bar or the person sitting in the seat, an adjustable stool can make sure you’re at the right angle. And being able to swivel the chair to face different directions makes it the perfect conversational piece.
30'' High Velvet Bar Stool
Willa Arlo™ Interiors
Perfect For: Elevating your kitchen island or bar area
What We Like: Luxurious polyester velvet upholstery with button tufting
Experience a touch of glamour and sophistication with this 30'' high bar stool, perfect for your kitchen island or bar. Its solid birch frame provides sturdiness, while the beautiful polyester velvet upholstery and button tufting evoke both traditional and modern aesthetics. The stool features nail head trim along the back and seat, and a decorative metal ring adds visual interest. A handy footrest ensures you can relax comfortably while enjoying a meal or conversation with friends.
Pair this elegant bar stool with a marble or dark wood countertop for a refined look, and consider incorporating metallic or mirrored accents to enhance its glamorous appeal.
Feel Fancy with Golden Bucket Bar Stools
This set of beautiful bar stools is a fantastic way to glam up your space. Twelve color options give you opportunity to match the velvet upholstery to your existing color scheme. And the gold trim and pedestal base can instantly spice up any setting. In addition, the elegant diamond stitch back and round barrel seats make this adjustable swivel chair so comfy you’ll never want to get up.
Set of Two Velvet Counter Stools with Gold Accents
Perfect For: Glam home bars or breakfast counters
What We Like: Upscale golden textured pattern
These two counter stools boast an elegant and bold glam style perfect for enriching your home bar or breakfast counter experience. Measuring 30'' each, they easily tuck under your countertop without crowding the space. The circular iron base in black and gold finish tastefully complements the round plush velvet seats, which display stunning metallic gold veining reminiscent of marble. Foam filling ensures ample support as you enjoy your meal, while the round footrests provide added relaxation and comfort.
Place these stunning stools alongside a black marble or glass countertop to accentuate the gold veining and make them truly stand out in your interior space.
Versatile Backless Mixed Material Bar Stools
Ophelia & Co.
For a versatile bar stool that can go with any design and look sleek and elegant, try this set of stylish bar stools in a simple Driftwood finish with flute-shaped wood-turned legs. The faux luxury leather bar stools come in five color choices with silver nailhead trim for an additional touch of elegance.
Backless bar stools can give your space a unique aesthetic. However, it does require you to be careful when sitting before having your coffee or after a few drinks. Nothing keeps you on the seat but your balance. But when you have a tight space, and you want barstools that can slip under the bar and out of the way, backless is best.
Velvet Counter Stools with Sleek Gold Frame (Set of 4)
Perfect For: Adding a touch of glam to dining or accent seating areas
What We Like: The luxurious velvet upholstery paired with a sleek gold frame
Elevate your interior with this set of four contemporary counter stools, designed with a gorgeous velvet upholstery and a dazzling gold metal frame. Offering a blend of comfort and style, padded seats and backrests ensure a cozy seating experience for both dining and accent purposes. Designed for indoor use only, these velvet chairs emphasize a glamorous aesthetic that's sure to make a bold statement in your space.
To harmoniously accentuate the golden glamour, use these stools in a monochromatic room with gold or brass lighting fixtures and embellishments, ensuring a cohesive and sophisticated look.
Pretty Perfect in Understated Backless Pink Bar Stools
In gray or pink velvet, these classy bar stools scream feminine glam and sophistication. This look would be at home in the kitchen, tucked under a bar, or used for seating at a vanity. Round cushioned seats give you the perfect place to sit, and gold steel tripod legs add a mid-century modern vibe. And the backless design lets you tuck them away anywhere to save space.
Simple, Square, and Low Key Leather Elegance
This simple, sleekly elegant bar stool comes with two leather upholstery choices for a light or dark color scheme. And the stainless steel frame comes in two height sizes. Finally, the armless design accents the clean lines of the contemporary seat.
Glam Bar Stool with Faux Fur Cushion
Perfect For: Adding a luxurious touch to your kitchen counter
What We Like: The gold-toned metal frame and white faux fur shag upholstery
This glam bar stool features a gold-toned metal base with two sled legs and crossbars that provide a comfortable footrest. The circular bucket-like seat showcases an openwork grid design, enhancing its visual appeal. Upholstered in white faux fur shag, the seat cushion offers a dramatic aesthetic while the foam filling provides optimum support. Plus, this bar stool arrives fully assembled, making it a hassle-free addition to your space.
To create a cohesive and stylish look, pair this bar stool with gold-finished lighting fixtures and soft white or neutral linens in your kitchen or dining area.
Blue Velvety Barstool with Golden Legs
Willa Arlo™ Interiors
Perfect For: Adding a touch of glamour to your home bar or kitchen
What We Like: The combination of rich blue upholstery and golden accents
Elevate your home's style with this eye-catching blue velvety barstool, featuring a classic armed design, with glamorous golden legs and rich blue upholstery. The intricate decorative stitching adds a touch of refinement, while the metal frame and legs ensure durability. Easy to assemble and maintain, this barstool offers extra seating comfort with its plush seat and armrests. The dimensions are: seat cushion - 2.25" thick; back cushion - 3" thick; legs - 24" W x 21" D x 27.25" H; footrest - 13" H (from the floor).
To create an inviting seating area, pair this barstool with a matching gold-accented bar cart and some textured throw pillows for a sophisticated, cozy space.
Contemporary Velvet Dining Side Chair
Perfect For: Elegant and versatile seating options for various settings
What We Like: Luxurious velvet upholstery with gold-tone nailhead trim and gold tips on legs
Adopting a design style that blends contemporary and classic elements, this dining side chair offers a sophisticated and casual feel, making it ideal for various styles of living spaces. Its luxurious velvet upholstery, gold-tone nailhead trim, and tapered espresso-finished solid wood legs with gold tips, give it an elegance that suits dining rooms, living rooms, dens, lounges, or offices. The ergonomic low round backrest relieves lumbar pressure, while the memory foam padding adds comfort, making it suitable for kitchen islands, breakfast counters, and restaurants as well.
Pair these chairs with a modern glass or marble dining table for a chic and coordinated look, while adding plush throw pillows to enhance their comfort and style.
Glamorous Bar Stool Set
Perfect For: Adding a touch of luxury to home bars and kitchen counters
What We Like: Glamorous metal frame and multiple color options
Elevate your home bar or kitchen counter with this glamorous bar stool set, featuring a sturdy metal frame finished in a dazzling hue. The foam-filled seating comes in various colors, letting you easily customize the pair to complement your space. With its modern yet stylish design, this versatile and heavy-duty bar stool set provides lasting support while enhancing the ambiance of your entertaining area.
Select a striking color option to make these bar stools a statement piece and complement them with metallic or glass accents for an elevated and harmonious look.
Velvet Upholstered Bar Stool Set with Gold Frame
Perfect For: Enhancing home bars, lounges, or dining spaces with chic style
What We Like: The combination of plush velvet upholstery and elegant gold frame
Elevate your home bar or dining area with this unique velvet upholstered bar stool set. Featuring a gold-finished metal frame and a sleek velvet fabric seat, these stools offer an exquisite design and lasting appeal. The bucket seats provide comfort with foam padding, while ergonomic footrests ensure proper posture support. This set of two bar stools also includes non-slip bottom pads to prevent wobbling and floor scratches, making it a stylish and functional addition to any space.
For a cohesive look, pair these luxurious bar stools with a matching gold bar cart and accessorize with bold, colorful glassware or cushions for a touch of personality.
Be Boho Beautiful with Channel Tufted Velvet and Gold
You can use these versatile modern elegant bar stools for kitchen islands, peninsulas, and bars to achieve a glitzy glam, mid-century modern, or glitzy glam nuance. A low back and 360° swivel gold stand to complement the squared lower stability ring/footrest and slender legs. Channel tufted upholstery in six shades of fuzzy velvet completes the stylish look.
Old Fashioned Mixed Material Barstool Elegance
Use these uniquely elegant counter stools to enrich your space with warm, industrial nuances. The rectangular back piece on two thin metal rods attached to a round wood seat is modern. But the look goes industrial at the metal pedestal frame. The rustic nature of the wood variations and the black paint infuse vintage charm.
Believe in the Beachy Elegance of Rattan
This elegant bar stool screams coastal elegance from the low curved back to the armless sides and high legs with footrests. A woven apron and seat back of banana leaf fibers ups the beachy fashion. And the cozy cotton upholstered cushions - in two colors - tie onto the chair to keep in place.
Cushions are a fantastic way to give your barstool extra padding for a more comfortable seat. But loose cushions can be a challenge to keep in place. They can end up on the floor dirty or damaged. Or it can be messy trying to stay on a chair that keeps sliding you off. Cushions that tie onto the chair solve your problem with an easy solution.
Minimalistic Modern Funky Fabulous
Give your kitchen island a functional and incredibly modern yet elegantly minimalist aesthetic with the use of these luxury bar stools. The tapered, splayed wood legs contain decorative crisscross and circular crossbar accents that create an interesting steepled design. And the armless plastic seats offer a simple, minimalistic look in nine funky colors.
Rounded Open Cane Back Neutral Bar Stool
You can choose this naturally elegant barstool to give your space class and a tropical feel. The whitewashed Indian mango wood frame looks classic and refreshing while going with any theme. And the padded linen seat blends with the curved cane backing for a stylish, comfy sitting place.
I really like this one. A gorgeous, very traditional swivel bar stool with an antique, classical design. Perfect for an elegant, classy living room, bound to spice it up with its unique look. Your guests will love these!
Elegant bar stools
Swivel bar stools never go out of fashion. These here were upholstered with a white, quality leather, to ensure elegance and stylish vibe. Black and white are appropriate for any style, regardless of the design of an interior.
The beautiful old style bar stool is an excellent way to create a unique atmosphere within the interior. The whole is presented in a stylish way thanks to beautiful decorations on the wooden frame and elegant leather upholstery.
Interiors by Steven G - contemporary - Family Room - Miami - Interiors by Steven G
Great-looking modern swivel barstool with adjustable height. Its round base, slim round column and half-oval footrest are of chromed steel. A unified L-like shell is foam-padded and upholstered in dark brown leather with diamond button tufting.
Elegant PU Leather Modern Adjustable Hydraulic Bar Stool Barstool
Summer Home Elegant Swivel Counter Stool
Saddle Bar Counter Stools
This bar stool is an interesting product. It is functional, comfortable and decorative. This element improves the aesthetic and brings the elegance to the kitchen. It provides a good sitting area thanks to its size: 20.5"w x 20"d x 41"h.
modern wooden bar stools with elegant design
Twenty-four inches high swivel counter height stool with nailhead trimmed seat and frame finished in cherry wood color. The furniture is perfect for dining room, kitchen or bar area. Additionally, the stool has footrest.
This barstool is characterized by a durable steel frame, with a high polished chrome finish, a circular base, a fixed footrest, and a gas lift for height adjustment. The seat, back and arms are upholstered in rich faux leather, beautifully tufted, and padded for extra comfort.
This elegant stool has a resistant and sturdy frame in warm brown, made of durable hardwood. Swivel round seat is filled with high density foam and upholstered with black leather. Round reinforced between legs can be use as a footrest.
love how the bar stools are the opposite of the room white on black.while the room is black on white.... ZsaZsa Bellagio: Delightful Home
Side Table Hector Guimard (French, 1867-1942) c. 1904-07. Pear wood
Do you like an all white kitchen? So check this beauty out! The huge island with its top covered in marble is a perfect spot where the bar stools for the whole family are. Beautiful wooden floor is a perfect complement.
Nice small kitchen, pretty antique white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances. Love the clock...
If you're dreaming of a dose of style and modernity in your pub or house, check out those amazing and unique bar stools! You're gonna fall in love with their charming design and the highest functionality.
Love the chunky leg on the island/bar, the marble subway tile, and is that a stainless steel basket-weave apron front sink? Gorgeous!
Your first apartment? Taking care of every detail - you can choose chic, Provencal curved home bar stools Very delicate, no fillings and with decorative roundings. Round, white seats - are high enough to reach the kitchen island.
This classic 29'' barstool is crafted from hardwood and covered with a cherry finish. Includes sturdy legs with curved feet and a ring footrest, a leather panel embedded in its back, and a swivel and well-padded, round, leather seat. The whole is embellished by a nail head trim.
Cool contemporary barstools featuring sleek frames of thin dark grey-coated metal rods. A frame has 2 tall conical supports with canted tops and curved bottom edges joined by a curved footrest. Round contoured seats are of natural finished wood.
If you're looking for some unique and stylish solutions for your pub or kitchen, this amazing and elegant swivel stool might be a perfect option for you. Check it out now and enjoy its incredible design!
A beautiful small kitchen that opens up to family room. The support column is also a cabinet. Design by Sarah Richardson. Cool use of the mirror by bar stools