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38 Creatively Designed Wooden Stools

From Wooden Screw-Like Seats to Sawdust Seats

— November 6, 2012 — Eco
The wooden stool is a staple furniture item in any home, but these high design wooden stools really take the classic seat to another level. Far from just four legs and a square board, these wooden stools aim to reinvent the wooden stool, finding new ways and new materials to create artistic furniture.

Being that wood is used so much in the world, many furniture designers have recycled old wood to create new and stylish stools. This is true of the skateboard stool and the burnt wood stool. Both of these stools have an entire history and alternate life before their life as stools. Other stools fold and mold to create fluid designs that really transform the wooden material.

Creativity can really show through with these high design wooden stools.
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Angular African-Inspired Seating
Angular African-Inspired Seating
The BAN Stool by Hector Esrawe Has a Cultural Impact
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Fate-Inspired Furniture
Fate-Inspired Furniture
Po Shun Leong's Fortune Cookie Stool is Both Elegant and Playful
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36
Minimalist Wooden Stools
Minimalist Wooden Stools
The Valentin Lollmann FW2010 Collection is Naturally Austere
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35
Twisting Stools
Twisting Stools
The Matthew Bradshaw Kolme Seat is Designed for Efficiency
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34
Playful Plywood Stools
Playful Plywood Stools
The Woodini by Bakery is a Piece of Avant-Garde Home Decor
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33
Polished Wood Stools
Polished Wood Stools
Aldo Bakker's Limited Edition Collection is Beautifully Unique
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Wooden Volcanic Furniture
Wooden Volcanic Furniture
The Janina Loeve Tettonica Stool and Table are Nature-Inspired
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Staff-Supported Stools
Staff-Supported Stools
Cane & Able Seating Offers a Charming Way to Shift the Weight Off Your Feet
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30
Melting Wooden Chairs
Melting Wooden Chairs
The Ribbon Chair Will Add Style to Any Plain Space
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Wooden Screwlike Seats
Wooden Screwlike Seats
The Vitae Stools by Riva 1920 Give Furnishings a Fun Twist
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Animalistic Wooden Stools
Animalistic Wooden Stools
Brikolor's Parlan Bank Seating Has a Primal Personality
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Sophisticated Stackable Seats
Sophisticated Stackable Seats
The Grant Wood 'Milking Stool' Is Easy to Use and Easier to Store
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Matrimony-Inspired Furniture
Matrimony-Inspired Furniture
DEDE DextrousDesign's Wedding Stool Marries Wood and Metal
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Pressured Plywood Seating
Pressured Plywood Seating
Michael Blumfeld's Trizin Stool Collection Revolves Around Wedges
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Angled Ergonomic Seats
Angled Ergonomic Seats
The Wigli Stool Makes You Work for Better Posture
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Wooden Wingspan Seating
Wooden Wingspan Seating
This Bent Plywood Stool Embodies an Avian Lightness
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Sawdust Seats
Sawdust Seats
Yoav Avinoam's 'Shavings' Stool Makes Use of Waste and Dust
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Solid Bucket Seating
Solid Bucket Seating
The Hug Stool by Emo Design Can Be Playfully Picked Up and Repositioned
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Impaled Wooden Seating
Impaled Wooden Seating
The Barstool 02 by LUGI is Creatively Tweaked
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Horse Saddle Stools
Horse Saddle Stools
The Karl-Oskar Nitton Stool Rides in With Minimal Material, Maximum Strength
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Backside-Sculpted Seating
Backside-Sculpted Seating
The Cruz Stool is a Classic Piece That Hugs Your Lower Contours
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Skateboard Stools
Skateboard Stools
Seating from Recycled Decks
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Sculptural Wood Seating
Sculptural Wood Seating
The Fiore and Delta Stools by Karim Rashid is Traditional Unconventional
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Switchable Stacking Seats
Switchable Stacking Seats
The Yata Stool by Naoki Hirakoso Takes on Multiple Forms
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Minimalist Slanted Stools
Minimalist Slanted Stools
The W3 Side Table Features a Simplistic and Functional Design
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Fanned Out Plywood Perches
Fanned Out Plywood Perches
Pleat Stool Has the Graceful Silhouette of a Spinning Girl in a Gown
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12
Angular Contemporary Seating
Angular Contemporary Seating
The Kreuzband Stool by Judith Jacobi is Made from Rope and Wood
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Sickly Stump Seating
Sickly Stump Seating
Spalted Stools by Don Howell Cure Infested Forest Finds
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Puzzle Piece Decor
Puzzle Piece Decor
The Jigsaw Puzzle Table and Stool is a Fine and Funky Adaptable Piece
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Handmade Minimalist Seating
Handmade Minimalist Seating
These COCKOSH Wood Stools are Stunning
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Springy Lumber Seating
Springy Lumber Seating
The Caterpillar Stool Delivers Unexpectedly Forgiving Support
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Faceted Timber Furniture
Faceted Timber Furniture
Diamond Wood by Tesler-Mendelovitch is Sculpturally Prismatic
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Upcycled Tree Stump Furnishings
Upcycled Tree Stump Furnishings
The Real Wood Works Creations are Incredibly Detailed
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Subtly Curved Seating
Subtly Curved Seating
The Alvo Stool for Urbancase is Completely Made by Hand
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4
Burnt Wooden Furniture
Burnt Wooden Furniture
The Kaspar Hamacher 'Ausgebrannt' Series is Scorching Hot
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3
Multilayered Stools
Multilayered Stools
These Offcut Bar Stools are Made from Reclaimed Wood
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2
Naughty Wood Furniture
Naughty Wood Furniture
A Stool for A Man's Jewels
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Arching Wooden Seats
Arching Wooden Seats
Flexible Bamboo Stool by Grass Studio is Completely Recyclable
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