The legs feel heavy, the whole standing at work was tiring again today, and finally at home you only have one wish: sit back and put your feet up! Rein in the chair - but where with the legs? Preferably on a soft padded footstool. So the day can end comfortably and the work stress is quickly forgotten. With the large offer of footstools the choice of the suitable model falls however sometimes not so easily. The following tips will help you decide on the right foot stool. Wishkarma's extensive catalog of footstools from the best manufacturers and brands across the globe helps you find the right stool online, all you need to do is click on the product and get connected to the manufacturer or the brand instantaneously.
Types of materials used in making footstools
Cotton and polyester
Cotton and polyester can be used to produce robust weaves and fabrics that are well-suited for use as footstool covers due to their durability. The colors and patterns have no limits here. However, all fabrics have one thing in common: the fibers feel cozy and, given a high percentage of cotton, feel particularly natural. Cotton and polyester are also easy to clean.
Microfibre and velvet fabric
Microfibre and velvet fabrics not only look cozy, they also feel cuddly. The shimmering fabrics radiate warmth and feet are cradled heavenly soft. Most soft materials come in decent to bright plain colors therefore. One thing distinguishes the two surfaces, however: Microfiber is quite resistant to lint, while velvet tends to attract it.
Artificial and genuine leather
The most noble variant of a footstool is made of leather. Although it looks a bit more valuable, but also the artificial alternative is nice to look at, and spilled liquids can be wiped easily with a rag. The surface may not look so cuddly and warm, but leather is all the more durable.
Different Styles of footstool available online
Who has furnished his home romantic-rustic in country house furniture, will find a large selection of matching footstools. Bright rattan models with natural-colored upholstery are a variation, a stool covered with a light, perhaps even floral woven fabric is another. Also, a brown leather stool can fit well with this style of furnishing. No matter which cover you choose, the stool feet should be made of wood as much as possible to emphasize the cozy look of the natural material.
Brightly colored round footstools, covers with multicolored wave pattern or stool in a patchwork look: The stool can also contribute to the vintage furniture in the living room. The shape of the furniture is as round as possible and sympathetic playful, the color striking. If you like it retro, you do not like hiding. In any case, the colorful footstools will quickly become the focus.
Big patterns are out of the question for you? Then you have probably set up your living room rather Classic furniture withdrawn. There are also footstools in classic form and color scheme. Most square upholstered furniture is available in all materials. The variants in leather give the interior a cool touch. And if you are brave, choose a stool in a bright color like red as a new eye-catcher in the living room.