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10 Easy Pieces: Classic Modern Wood Stools

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10 Easy Pieces: Classic Modern Wood Stools

December 29, 2021

Stools: our nomination for most useful furniture item. Invaluable as impromptu drinks tables, overflow seating at the dinner table, as boosters for rummaging in high cabinets. Here are ten classics:

the max bill ulm stool is \$370 at nova68. 9
Above: The Max Bill Ulm Stool is $370 at Nova68.
the eames walnut stool, available in 3 different shapes (shown in shape c), is  10
Above: The Eames Walnut Stool, available in 3 different shapes (shown in Shape C), is $1,295 at Design Within Reach.
designed by kari vitanen for nikari, the arte biennale stool comes in oak. cont 11
Above: Designed by Kari Vitanen for Nikari, the Arte Biennale Stool comes in Oak. Contact Danish Design Store for price and ordering information.
the skagerak fionia stool, designed by jens quistgaard, comes in teak; \$336 at 12
Above: The Skagerak Fionia Stool, designed by Jens Quistgaard, comes in Teak; $336 at Finnish Design Shop.
the sori yanagi butterfly stool in palisander wood is \$990 at finnish design s 13
Above: The Sori Yanagi Butterfly Stool in palisander wood is $990 at Finnish Design Shop.
the classic aalto stool 60 birch, designed by alvar aalto and first presented i 14
Above: The classic Aalto Stool 60 Birch, designed by Alvar Aalto and first presented in 1933, is $273 at Finnish Design Shop.
the mash studios lax dining stool is \$3\25 at horne. 15
Above: The Mash Studios LAX Dining Stool is $325 at Horne.
the sika design charles dining stool is \$435 at danish design store. 16
Above: The Sika Design Charles Dining Stool is $435 at Danish Design Store.
the ch53 stool shown in oiled oak is \$7\25 at design within reach. 17
Above: The CH53 Stool shown in oiled oak is $725 at Design Within Reach.
designed by jens risom in \1943, the risom stool comes in a range of combinatio 18
Above: Designed by Jens Risom in 1943, the Risom Stool comes in a range of combinations of woven seat and wood type; $496 at Knoll.

N.B.: This post was originally published on April 1, 2009. We have updated it with new and additional product selections and current pricing.

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