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50 Standout Stools

Nifty Places to Rest Your Booty, From Tricycle Seating to Swaying Stools

— September 24, 2009 — Art & Design
Whether you know them as ottomans, poufs or stools, this collection showcases all the unique ways you can sit down and relax. Although by definition there is no backrest for these awesome pieces of furniture, do not skip out on seeing this cluster. From tricycle seating to swaying stools, check out all the nifty ways you can rest your booty after a long day at the office.

Implications - The economic recession left many buyers out of cash but still wanting to maintain a sense of individuality with their purchasing power. Designing products that allow this large demographic to still feel a sense of uniqueness but save money is a great way for businesses to generate profit during financially difficult times.
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Bucket Seat
Bucket Seat
Take your Stool with You
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Backs for Backless Chairs
Backs for Backless Chairs
The Abu Stool
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Painful Stools
Painful Stools
Ton Guglya's 'Stake Chair' is Inspired by Medieval Torture Device
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Shopping Bag-Shaped Stools
Shopping Bag-Shaped Stools
Gitta Gschwendtner's Concrete Take on Consumerism
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Multi-Functional Ottomans
Multi-Functional Ottomans
Impression Stools by Tanya Aguiniga
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The One Shot MGX Stool
The One Shot MGX Stool
Untwist to Sit
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Garbage Can Stepping Stools
Garbage Can Stepping Stools
The Bin Step
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Sustainable Stools
Sustainable Stools
Michael Marriot's Eco-Conscious Stools for Paul Smith
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Furniture Has Own DNA Code
Furniture Has Own DNA Code
Artifical Intelligence Stool
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41
Headstand Stools
Headstand Stools
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Storage Ottomans for Gamers
Storage Ottomans for Gamers
AK Rock Box Keeps Your "Rock Band" Instruments Under Wraps
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Slithering Furniture
Slithering Furniture
The Striking Snake Stool by Svilen Gamolov Blends in with Home Decor
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Ottomangraphs
Ottomangraphs
Twilight Cast Signs Footstool for the David Suzuki Foundation
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Upholstered Utensils
Upholstered Utensils
Chopstick/Steamer Stool is Comfy and Eco-Friendly
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Wave-Inspired Stools
Wave-Inspired Stools
The Flosion Seating System
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Stackable Key Stools
Stackable Key Stools
Command Sit Brings Out Your Inner Nerd
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Tricycle Seating
Tricycle Seating
Arik Ben Simhon's Sports-Inspired Bici Stool
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Spray Can Stools
Spray Can Stools
'Cap' by Don't Feed the Swedes is a Pop Art Masterpiece
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Swaying Stools
Swaying Stools
The Monarchy Rocking Stool Takes the Stiffness Out of Seating
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Anorexia-Inspired Furniture
Anorexia-Inspired Furniture
Skinterior Stools Are the Size Zero of Seating
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30
Transformative Tube Furniture
Transformative Tube Furniture
The Phase Griffin is a 4-in-1 Planter, Bench, Stool and Table
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Recycled Mattress Chairs
Recycled Mattress Chairs
Madam Rubens Stool
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Convertible Stool Matress
Convertible Stool Matress
Nap at Work With The Teo Stool Matress
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Cacti-Inspired Poufs
Cacti-Inspired Poufs
Footstools by Dutch Twins of Tweelink Studio Look Like Desert Plants
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Sawdust Seats
Sawdust Seats
Yoav Avinoam's 'Shavings' Stool Makes Use of Waste and Dust
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Cheery Children's Seating
Cheery Children's Seating
The Eco-Friendly Astronomer Stool for Little Explorers
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Stylish Rocking Seating
Stylish Rocking Seating
Swing Chair and Pouff Bring Playful Mood in the Living Room
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Busts for Your Butt
Busts for Your Butt
The Bean Burrito Stool
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Motorized Barstools
Motorized Barstools
Baron Bob's Racing Machines for the Uninhibited Inebriate
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When Art Becomes Furniture
When Art Becomes Furniture
Stool Based on the Bum of Michelangelo's David
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Skateboard Stools
Skateboard Stools
Seating from Recycled Decks
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Crystallized Furniture
Crystallized Furniture
Glass Encased Crystal Ice Furniture Swarovski Benches and Stools
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Seating That Folds Flat
Seating That Folds Flat
The Kada Stool is Flat-Packed Fabulosity for Small Spaces
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Comfortable Boulder Seating
Comfortable Boulder Seating
'Enza' Rocky Poufs for Organic Lounging by Smarin Design
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Nature-Inspired Lighting
Nature-Inspired Lighting
Toadstools, Seaweed and Tornado Light Fixtures From Leucos
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Champagne Cork Capsule Stools
Champagne Cork Capsule Stools
Moët et Chandon Chairs
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Gaudi-Inspired Seating
Gaudi-Inspired Seating
Bram Geenen Takes Cues From Art Nouveau for Stool & Chair
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Backpack Furniture
Backpack Furniture
Galerie Kreo Compact Stool and Sofa Combo
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Animal-Inspired Sculptural Seating
Animal-Inspired Sculptural Seating
Life-Sized Sheep Double as Sturdy Stools
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Recycled Balloon Furniture
Recycled Balloon Furniture
The Balloona Stool
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Recyclable Folding Cardboard Stool
Recyclable Folding Cardboard Stool
Flat mate
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Saddle Seating
Saddle Seating
Fernando Akasaka's 'Giddy Up' Stool Will Still Your Horse-Lovin' Heart
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Astroturf Indoor Seating
Astroturf Indoor Seating
Faux Grass Ottoman Gives You the Fun of Outdoors, Minus the Stains
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Koosh Ball Ottomans
Koosh Ball Ottomans
Eco-Conscious Furniture Made from Recycled Flip-Flops
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Giant Teacup Chairs
Giant Teacup Chairs
Alice in Wonderland Stools
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Oversized Wool Seating
Oversized Wool Seating
Flocks Pouf Features Giant Cable Stitching
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Recycled Jeans As Furniture
Recycled Jeans As Furniture
Japanese Sofa Maker Turns Old Denim Pants Into Stools
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Naughty Wood Furniture
Naughty Wood Furniture
A Stool for A Man's Jewels
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Folded Metal Furniture
Folded Metal Furniture
The .ORI Sto Seat Uses Origami-Inspired Techniques for a Creative Chair
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Mushroom House
Mushroom House
Zube's Whistler Toadstool
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