Asian-inspired ceramic garden stools are one of the most timeless choices for adding impromptu seating for any part of the house. The most popular style is chinoiserie which depicts botanical shapes and Asian landscapes in shades of blue and white.
This teak stool can serve as a stylish and multi-functional gardening seat. You can use it when gardening, and then offer it as extra seating for guests. The teak will naturally weather to silver gray outside. It's sold by Gardener's Supply Co.
The Gardener's Tool Seat is a complete package of portable seating and tool storage. The stool, made of steel and nylon, can be used with the tool bag underneath, or the tool bag can be separated from it via hook-and-loop fasteners. It comes in hunter green and kelly green, sold by UncommonGoods.
A pop of pink reflected in the bedroom mirror complements the chic look of this blue eclectic master bedroom. A vintage dressing table pairs well with a garden stool that will easily slide underneath to save space.
Floor poufs are a low-price way to add seating without investing in larger pieces of furniture, such as a sofa or chaise, say Gabriela Eisenhart and Holly Conlan with Wake + Loom Design. While you can find outdoor poufs for less than $50, you also can make your own fabric pouf ottoman in a pattern and palette that you prefer. Also, a garden stool is a versatile item that can serve as extra seating or a side table.
Director's chairs with white canvas seats make for comfortable, easy seats on the front porch. A black ceramic garden stool acts as the side table and yellow-and-white outdoor fabric pillows brighten the space, welcoming guests.
Snuggle up on summer nights on the patio's large sectional, a good seating solution for smaller outdoor spaces. A ceramic yellow garden stool and two round white tables can be either coffee or end tables, whatever the occasion demands.
This small sitting area just off the kitchen provide a relaxing spot for the homeowners to enjoy their morning coffee. Wicker armchairs and pink faux fur pillows offer comfortable seating, and an Asian garden stool serves as a charming small table.
A clean, simple concrete fire pit bowl is surrounded by comfortable outdoor furniture. Asian garden stools are used instead of matching side tables and an umbrella provides shade. The fire pit can be easily moved to the side when room for a dance floor is needed.
A love of color and a collection of Suzani blankets inspired the palette and design of this eclectic library. A pair of classic wing chairs is perfectly sited to take advantage of lakeside views. Two shimmering garden stools sub as ottomans to bring in a bit of bling.
This lightweight folding garden stool, made of steel and nylon, also comes with a tool bag that can fit underneath the seat. Hook-and-loop fasteners can attach and detach the bag, which has 21 pockets for tools, from the stool frame. The Gardener's Tool Seat is sold by UncommonGoods.
Shades of purple with dashes of silver give this master bathroom a polished look. A walk-in shower, complete with subway tile and a built-in seat, is luxuriously large. The stainless steel double vanity and ceramic garden stool are timeless pieces that still manage to bring a renewed sense of style.