In search of the perfect upholstered footstool for elevating your feet after a long day? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Here, we sifted threw the myriad of options available and rounded up some our favorite models for you to consider. Ahead, we listed three small styles that can fit just about anywhere in your home, including one with ample storage space for holding several pairs of shoes. They’re all cushioned for resting tired feet. Plus, you you won’t have to worry about any of them sliding and scratching up hardwood floors, as they feature felt padding on the bottom of the legs for extra protection. Read on to shop them all.
For more than 75 years, Footwear News has been the shoe authority. Our coverage spans top industry news, retail trends, head-to-toe fashion, athletic and outdoor analysis and more. Footwear News’ global network of editors has carefully curated all product selections featured using our expansive brand knowledge and thorough research to find quality, long-lasting items. If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission.
1. Jennifer Taylor Home Jules Footstool
Complete with an iron nailhead trim, this 16 x 16 x 9-inch square footrest is made of kiln-dried birch wood, plywood and metal for lasting strength and support.
Pros: High-density foam padding offers a soft to medium-firm feel. It’s upholstered with a smooth woven polyester fabric blend that’s durable and easy to keep clean. It’s available in various fabrics, colors and prints.
Cons: Some may find it too short.
2. Touch-Rich Footstool
Measuring 15.7 x 11.1 x 9.1, this footstool is equipped with a sturdy wood frame base and a durable, easy-to-clean PU leather top covering a thick piece of sponge.
Pros: It features a small zippered area that can be used to store smaller items like a book or TV remotes. It includes two extra replacement felt pads. This style comes in four colors: red, green, white and brown.
Cons: Some may find it too small.
3. CoCo Living Storage Footstool
This cube-like footrest with storage inside features a MDF board body construction, breathable linen fabric exterior and a thick memory foam lid.
Pros: It can fold up when not in use. It’s offered in three sizes with the biggest measuring 15 x 15 inches. It comes in seven solid colors and two plaid options. It can hold blankets, books, toys, clothes, shoes and more.
Cons: Some may prefer a wider surface.