Wooden Footstools

Buy the best wooden footstools selected and recommended by interior designers. By Emily Hilton.

Our grandparents knew the benefit of a footstool in easing back strain and increasing support for your back and upper body. This fun collection of 10 wooden footstools not only gives you helpful support but also looks good doing so.

Multi Purpose Wooden Footstool

Multi Purpose Wooden Footstool

Multi Purpose Wooden Footstool

UKE.HOME

Description

Crafted from 100% natural mountain bamboo, this wood footstool is easy to assemble and put to work. The bamboo ensures its weight is under three pounds but it can support up to 200 lbs of weight. The top measures 11” by 9”.

Designer Advice

Ten inches of height allows your feet to take the strain off your back and the surface area provides ample room for both your feet to get a lift. The initial assembly should allow for extra tightening of the hardware once the entire stool is assembled. Can also be used in the shower for a footrest without water damage.

Natural Banana Tree Bark Ottoman

Natural Banana Tree Bark Ottoman

Natural Banana Tree Bark Ottoman

Union Rustic

Description

Perfect For: Adding a touch of mid-century modern style to any room

What We Like: Eco-friendly materials and versatile use

The Concho Creek ottoman is crafted from natural banana tree bark and Indonesian mahogany, bringing a unique touch of mid-century modern style to your home. Its versatile design makes it suitable for both indoor use or covered outdoor spaces sheltered from weather exposure. This eco-friendly ottoman offers a comfortable place to rest your feet or serves as additional seating when needed. Easy to maintain, simply vacuum dust or particles with a soft brush attachment and wipe clean with a damp cloth.

Designer Advice

Pair this ottoman with a cozy throw blanket and a textured area rug for a soothing and inviting relaxation spot in your living room or covered patio.

Wood Footstool

Wood Footstool

Wood Footstool

Wuhan City Xuanding Science and Technology Co.,Ltd

Description

Made of solid elm wood and finished with environmentally-friendly paint, this footstool is eco-friendly, moisture-proof, and vermin-proof. Can support up to 1,000 lbs wobble-free. No assembly is required. This small footstool stands 6” tall and measures approximately 10” by 6”. 

Tree Stump Wood Footrest

Tree Stump Wood Footrest

Tree Stump Wood Footrest

WELLAND

Description

Reclaimed cedar stumps and roots are finished with an easy-care natural lacquer finish in these true one-of-a-kind footrests. Each piece is carved retaining its natural shape and color. The average size measures 13” by 12” and stands 14” high.

Sustainable Acacia Wood Hand-Carved Stool

Sustainable Acacia Wood Hand-Carved Stool

Sustainable Acacia Wood Hand-Carved Stool

Millwood Pines

Description

Perfect For: Adding a functional and unique touch to your hearth, kitchen, or den

What We Like: Artisans use eco-friendly materials and recycling techniques

This hand-carved stool is crafted from sustainable acacia wood, making it an environmentally friendly addition to your home. Functional and playful, this footstool is perfect for reaching high shelves or resting your tired feet. The skilled craftsmanship ensures that each piece has great detail, creating a special accent for your hearth, kitchen, or den. Its dimensions of approx. 13" dia. x 13"H make it a versatile and practical choice for any space.

Designer Advice

Place this charming stool near your fireplace or in your kitchen, and complement it with warm-toned wood furniture and cozy textiles to create an inviting atmosphere.

Hickory Gliding Ottoman

Hickory Gliding Ottoman

Hickory Gliding Ottoman

Loon Peak®

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing your rustic glider rocker experience

What We Like: Handcrafted character and unique design

This hickory gliding ottoman is meticulously handcrafted by Amish artisans in Pennsylvania, using real hickory sticks that are steamed and hand bent to provide a distinct look and character. The perfect companion for your glider rocker, this ottoman adds a rustic touch and a sense of nostalgia to your space. It's available in three finish options, ensuring there's a beautiful choice for your home.

Designer Advice

Pair the ottoman with a matching glider rocker and consider adding a plush cushion for ultimate comfort and relaxation. Choose a fabric in warm, earthy tones to complement the rustic charm.

Hand Carved Acacia Woodland Friends Stool

Hand Carved Acacia Woodland Friends Stool

Hand Carved Acacia Woodland Friends Stool

Millwood Pines

Description

Perfect For: Adding a touch of nature to any room

What We Like: Detailed woodland creatures design

This charming stool is hand-carved from sustainable acacia wood, featuring woodland friends that bring a sense of whimsy and forest wonder to your home. Use it in the kitchen, den, or any room where you need help reaching high cabinets, or simply prop up your tired feet. The stool's functional design and high-quality craftsmanship make it a perfect and practical addition to your home decor.

Designer Advice

Place this delightful stool by a fireplace or in a cozy reading nook, and add a soft cushion on the seat for extra comfort and style.

Classic Teak Wood Adirondack Ottoman

Classic Teak Wood Adirondack Ottoman

Classic Teak Wood Adirondack Ottoman

Highland Dunes

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing relaxation and the Adirondack experience

What We Like: Weather-resistant, easy assembly

This classic Adirondack ottoman is crafted from robust teak wood, offering a stable and comfortable addition to your outdoor space. Its timeless design, combined with weather-resistant properties, makes it the perfect companion for any Adirondack chair. Easy to assemble, this ottoman is part of a collection set available for purchase, allowing you to create a cohesive outdoor relaxation area for your family and loved ones.

Designer Advice

Pair it with a matching teak wood Adirondack chair and some vibrant, weather-resistant cushions for ultimate comfort and a touch of personality in your outdoor living space.

Ethnic Wooden Footstools

Ethnic Wooden Footstools

Ethnic Wooden Footstools

Lalhaveli

Description

At 11” square, these wooden footstools give you enough surface to comfortably rest your feet on but are sturdy enough to hold a person’s weight. They are also the ideal height for resting your feet on and are easily cleaned with a soft cloth or brush.

Designer Advice

These beautiful tables are handmade and hand-painted. Originating in India, they are called “Chowki” and used in worship places, wedding ceremonies, and as low seats. The Parisian blue border along with the yellow and orange accent colors in the motif design is also reminiscent of some Scandinavian folk designs. The design would look on point in either an Indian- or Scandinavian-inspired decor. 

Small Hardwood Footstool

Small Hardwood Footstool

Small Hardwood Footstool

QIANLI

Description

Able to carry more than 800 lbs with angled legs for greater stability and support, this solid elm and walnut wood footstool only weighs a surprising 4.4 lbs. The stool is constructed entirely without nails or glue and is joined with wood dowels.

Book Spine Hardwood Footstool

Book Spine Hardwood Footstool

Book Spine Hardwood Footstool

Description

This acacia hardwood footstool is only one of a selection of unique footstools with an identical leg structure but delightfully different seat tops. They all measure approximately 11” square and 11” high. This stool features four hand-painted book spines on its surface.

Teak Wooden Footrest

Teak Wooden Footrest

Teak Wooden Footrest

Linon

Description

This wooden footrest is made with a durable Meranti wood construction in an acorn-color finish. It requires assembly using common household tools. The support area measures 21.5” square with the high end measuring 13.5” high. Also comes in a 100% polyester material, available in red or white.

Designer Advice

The Adirondack style of this teak footrest is perfectly suited for outdoor use with your deck chairs, but also works well indoors as a footrest. You can position either the high end or the low end against your armchair for varying degrees of support with its subtle degree of curve. Color can be changed by refinishing the stain.

Small Wooden Footstool

Small Wooden Footstool

Small Wooden Footstool

MA902104-FLB-01

Description

At 12” square and 10” high, this small wooden footstool is the perfect height and size for a footrest. Handcrafted with a finely carved “tree of life” on its surface, this stool is made of solid wood and can bear an average adult’s weight.

Designer Advice

Not many little footstools are as highly versatile as this one. Easily moved, it also can be used as a small side table for your coffee or as a candle stand. The removable legs allow you to use it as a tray. The “tree of life” design is a symbol that represents our connection with the physical and invisible, our past as well as our present.

Cedar Foot Stool with Sturdy Leg Design

Cedar Foot Stool with Sturdy Leg Design

Cedar Foot Stool with Sturdy Leg Design

Union Rustic

Description

Perfect For: Reaching hard-to-reach places in and around the home

What We Like: Lightweight yet incredibly sturdy construction

Our Cedar Foot Stool is crafted from Western Red Cedar, offering a small and lightweight design without compromising on strength. The sturdy leg design makes it perfect for use in the kitchen, around the home, backyard, deck, or garden. With a sanded finish and pre-drilled holes, this foot stool comes unassembled, providing you the opportunity to easily put it together. Made in Canada, this practical and stylish foot stool is built to last.

Designer Advice

For increased comfort and durability, consider applying a protective finish or stain to the stool, specifically made for cedar wood, before assembly. This will ensure your foot stool stays looking great for years to come.

Wooden Garden Footstool with Modular Design

Wooden Garden Footstool with Modular Design

Wooden Garden Footstool with Modular Design

Ebern Designs

Description

Perfect For: Adding flexible and stylish comfort to your outdoor space

What We Like: Its sturdy pinewood construction and modular design

Indulge in relaxation with this wooden garden footstool, crafted from solid pinewood for stability and durability. Its modular design offers complete flexibility, allowing you to easily reposition it to suit any outdoor setting. Enjoy the footstool while taking a nap, sipping on your favorite drink, or chatting with friends and family. With this patio footrest, you'll elevate your outdoor lounging experience.

Designer Advice

To prolong the life of your footstool, regularly clean it with a mild soap solution and store it indoors or under a waterproof cover when not in use. This will protect it from weather-related damage and keep it looking great for years to come.

Folding Wooden Footrest

Folding Wooden Footrest

Folding Wooden Footrest

Loon Peak®

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing comfort and functionality in your outdoor space

What We Like: Versatile usage and foldable design

This folding wooden footrest is a practical and versatile addition to your outdoor furniture lineup. Made from exceptionally durable teak hardwood, it offers added comfort for resting your feet and can also serve as an extra stool or side table for your items. The curved slats add a touch of style, while the foldable design saves space when not in use. Teak wood's extraordinary strength and weather resistance make it the perfect choice for a long-lasting piece of garden furniture.

Designer Advice

Pair this footrest with your favorite outdoor seating for ultimate relaxation, and use it as an extra table for books, snacks, or drinks during parties or gatherings.

Rustic Wooden Footstool

Rustic Wooden Footstool

Rustic Wooden Footstool

EKDJKK

Description

While this lightweight footstool has a rustic and retro design, it also has a smooth surface with rounded corners and edges to prevent scratches and clothes snags. Anti-slip rubber pads come attached to each leg for extra stability and security. Made of natural environmentally protected wood.

Balau Hardwood Folding Footrest

Balau Hardwood Folding Footrest

Balau Hardwood Folding Footrest

Millwood Pines

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing outdoor relaxation and comfort

What We Like: Weatherproof and UV-resistant construction

Add a touch of luxury to your patio with this balau hardwood folding footrest. Its weatherproof and UV-resistant features make it suitable for outdoor use, while the dual-stained finish ensures lasting appeal. The foldable design allows for easy transportation, making it perfect for picnics or moving around your yard. Its neutral brown hue seamlessly complements existing furniture, providing excellent functionality without compromising on style.

Designer Advice

Pair this folding footrest with your favorite outdoor lounge chair, and accentuate your patio decor with vibrant outdoor cushions and throw pillows for a chic and cozy relaxation spot.

Artistic Wall-Mounted Coat Rack

Artistic Wall-Mounted Coat Rack

Artistic Wall-Mounted Coat Rack

Bungalow Rose

Description

Perfect For: Enhancing the entrance or hallway of your home

What We Like: Unique sculptural design and sturdy construction

Embrace form and function with this artistic wall-mounted coat rack. The eye-catching, sculptural design adds a touch of sophistication to any entrance or hallway, while providing practical storage for coats, hats, and accessories. Made from durable materials, this coat rack is built to last and easy to install. Its versatile design allows you to arrange hooks in various configurations, ensuring it fits seamlessly into your home and meets your storage needs.

Designer Advice

To accentuate its artistic appeal, place the coat rack against a contrasting neutral-toned wall and decorate it with a stylish coat, hat, or scarf for an elegant and welcoming touch.

Elephant Wooden Footstool

Elephant Wooden Footstool

Elephant Wooden Footstool

Wonder Arts Export

Description

At 10” high, this charming elephant footstool is made of mango wood and measures eight inches round. Handmade by Asian Indian craftsmen, the elephants are stained dark brown with gold paint detailing on the back, uplifted trunk, ears, and head and side decoration.

Designer Advice

Let the flattened back of this whimsical elephant carry the weight of your resting feet. This stylized elephant carving adds an exotic touch to your decorating. Its unique design personalizes any room and adds interest while adding support. Not recommended for adults to stand on. Master artisans handmake each stool which creates slight natural variations. 

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This small rustic stool is a great combination of functionality and charm. Attractive colors, a smart whole in the seat and a wide range of applications creates a great piece of furniture for many occasions.

Foot Stool Poplar Wood Maple Stain 6" Tall Mini (Made in the USA)

Mission style mini stool, crafted of poplar wood with maple stain; it is definitely more stylish than ordinary plastic stools. It has bracket shaped base and rounded corners of its top. It is applicable for numerous household uses.

Vintage Step Stool - WintersCottage Hand Crafted Vintage-Style Wooden Step Stool Perfect for Children and Adults - This Wood Stool is Great for Kitchens, Bathrooms, and Laundry Rooms - Childrens Step Stool Made in the USA - 60 Day Money Back Guarantee

Small wooden footstool

Traditional footstool in neutral form. It is completely made of wood. Functional accent for all kinds of interior as needed.

Darice 91301 Unfinished Pinewood Stool

If you like raw, Scandinavian style, this minimalistic piece of furniture is dedicated special for your interiors. You can used it as a seat, footstool or miniature coffee table. It is made of oak wood.

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Rustic footstool

A pretty traditional rustic style stool crafted entirely of solid wood with a natural finish. It has a thick rectangularish seat with rounded corners and 4 slanted turned legs. Each leg is composed of 3 shorter sections.

Mini foot stools

Mini Foot Stools

Vintage wooden stool primitive wood

Vintage wooden stool primitive wood

This antique wooden footstool enchants with its simplistic, natural form, being a great proposition for the fans of the rustic or vintage style. The saddle-like construction features also practical footrests.

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Rustic foot stool wooden French country decor

Vintage 1920 rustic wooden farm foot

Vintage 1920 rustic wooden farm foot

Research shows that we spend an average of 9 hours a day on the sitting position. A good, small wooden foot stool, stylized as an ancient specimen - will combine beige and brown shades in a simple, traditional form.

Hardwood Footstool--unfinished

This footstool sports simple design - four legs, square top and reinforcing base slats - together with unfinished wooden surface, and that's just fine, because you can finish the piece the way you like it.

Vintage wooden foot stool wood stool

Vintage wooden foot stool wood stool

This simple in its uniqueness vintage footl stool has a brown, milk chocolate shade. It is very low and has a round seat - while its legs are slightly ribbed. In this way, it can also be used as a place for a pot, books or just a decorative patio element.

Wooden step stools

Made from bright wood, this rustic wooden step constitutes a practical solution, wherever you need to grab something from the tops of your interiors. Its universal design will fit into both traditional and more modern decors.

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Wooden Footstool

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Laminate Foot Stools | Medical Step Stool | Hausmann

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Tiny Foot Stools

Hand Carved Wooden Stools, in Raccoon

Designed of sustainable acacia wood with beautiful hand carvings, this intricate footstool features a sitting raccoon design and a warm light brown finish. The whole rests on angled legs reinforced by stretchers.

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NEW Vintage Style Country Farmhouse Style Wooden Dairy Cow Milking Foot Stool

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A Wooden Stool Makeover: So adorable - my kids are too old but would make a cute baby shower gift with DIY Instructions and items needed....and for the day I have grandbabies.

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Vintage Wooden Foot Stool / Wood Stool Plant by PineSpringsCottage, $20.00

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Vintage Primitive Wooden Foot Stool / Rustic Decor by RobertaGrove, $23.00 (Etsy)

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