Footstools have a range of household uses, including elevating your feet to relieve muscle tension and improve circulation as you relax on your couch or recliner. For this use in particular, some foot rests include padded tops to cushion the foot, all while blending in seamlessly with your decor. For shopping made simple, we’ve rounded up our favorite footstools you can buy now. These footstools come with sleek finishes like faux leather and fur to add a pop of personality to your living room, office or bedroom. Shop them all ahead.
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1. Linon Flokati Foot Stool
Linon’s footstool has black finished legs with a plush ottoman top.
Pros: You can buy this style with black or white fur.
Cons: The furry material may be difficult to clean.
2. Convenience Concept Foot Stool
This ottoman-style foot stool features a button-tufted top that comes off to reveal hidden storage to keep shoes, blankets and more while you rest your feet.
Pros: It’s available in durable linen and faux leather finishes. No assembly is required.
Cons: The top may lose its plushness over time after repeated use.
3. HomCom Faux Leather Foot Stool
HomCom’s footstool has a thickly padded foam cushion top for optimal comfort.
Pros: It can simply be wiped down with a damp towel or cloth without damaging the material. It’s also great to use a seat for putting on shoes before you head out the door and fits underneath a desk.
Cons: This stool may appear smaller in person than it does in the picture. Heed the measurements.