5 ideas for using bar stools in kitchen design
Upholstery can be present both on the seats and on the backs of the structures. Footboards for comfortable leg arrangement, armrests, the possibility of adjusting seat heights and backrest angle – the options for upgrading this traditional bar for furniture is a mass. But in a residential space, the choice of a bar stool or stool model depends on the style of execution of the interior, the level of comfort that the owners need and their financial capabilities.
If your kitchen counter is a full-fledged dining table and a meal is a long time – bar stools should be as comfortable as possible. Not only a soft seat, but also the presence of a backrest (for some and armrests) is a prerequisite. But the comfort of staying in the kitchen space is a risky exercise for those who constantly sit on a diet and count calories. On comfortable chairs you can sit behind the counter longer, and eat more than you could have saturate. As always, the “truth” somewhere in the middle – when choosing bar stools or stools, be guided by the habits and style of life of the household.
One of the universal options for bar stools in the kitchen, decorated in a modern style – designs with a metal (often chrome) frame and leather upholstery seats (and backs, if the rack is designed for all types of meals). This practical and externally attractive ensemble will last a long time and will not cause trouble in cleaning the surfaces.
For the traditional stylistics of the kitchen design, the perfect companion of the bar is a set of wooden chairs with a backrest. Such models can have soft seats and backrests and slightly curved legs. The color solution for such bar stools can be sustained in the general outline of the design of the kitchen or become its bright accent.
If the kitchen area with a bar counter is part of a combined room in which there is a dining room and living room, then the best option for composing a harmonious image of the whole space will be the choice of bar stools and chairs for a dining group from one collection. A single color solution and choice of material will help to balance the multifunctional interior, not depriving it of uniqueness, because the design of bar and dining chairs will differ