You don't have to spend a fortune on barstools to make your bar or kitchen island comfortable and stylish. Check out our favorite barstool finds all under $200.
by Caroline Rogers
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Nothing says industrial-modern quite like warm-finished wood and well-worn metal. Complementing both urban and rustic spaces, these adjustable barstools add a vintage touch to your kitchen or downstairs bar. Your next hosted event will adopt a friendly, pub-like atmosphere thanks to the 360-degree swivel, allowing guests to engage in conversation more easily. The life of the party needs an inviting seat, and this barstool certainly fills the bill.
Pretty patterns and eight color options will help you find the best barstool to match your kitchen or even your dining room decor. Keep it cheery with bright florals and bold blues or classic with gray or black and white color palettes. The padded seat and curved back will bring comfort to your countertop, and the wooden legs come with protectors so you won't scratch your hardwood floors. These cushioned countertop stools will not only cozy up your kitchen, but they will also bring some beauty to your space without breaking the bank.
Cushioned seat and back, 360-degree swivel, wire-brush wood finish, gorgeous brass nail heads: This Melrose barstool knows how to make a statement. Each side of the backrest is upholstered with soft linen fabric and studded with brass heads for a beautiful, antique look. Enjoy a hot meal at your breakfast bar in the comfort of your own kitchen, or slide these barstools up to a high-top table for an afternoon of arts and crafts. The upholstered stools are simple to spot clean, so don't be afraid to get a little messy.
Hello, rustic! Place these white distressed barstools in an all-white kitchen for a sleek, clean design ready to embrace the farmhouse trend with its worn appeal. The best part about these barstools is that they are approved for indoor and outdoor use. Decorate with continuity in mind by placing a couple of these barstools at your kitchen island and a few more at your outdoor patio bar. Guests will feel right at home, and you'll feel proud knowing you could design such an inviting space on a dime.
If you crave a more contemporary style, we found the barstool for you. Minimalist decor is taken to a whole new level—literally—with these chrome-finished barstools. The removable faux-leather seat adds some cushion for more comfort and is easy to keep clean. We know you love mixing materials in your midcentury modern decor, so slide these metal barstools next to your butcher-block island and savor the aesthetic.
Have a little fun while refreshing your kitchen, bar, or dining room with these backless counter stools. Upholstered with neutral or brightly colored leather, these barstools are ideal for mixing and matching. Espresso, gray, or deep red will maintain the classic elegance of your formal dining area, while teal, yellow, or green liven up spaces in your home that may be a little more spirited, such as the rec room or basement bar. The backless, armless barstool may be a more traditional style, but the bold colors introduce a modern twist.
You don't have to live in the city to appreciate urban-style decor. Metal meets wood in these industrial-inspired barstools for a trendy combo that won't be going out of style anytime soon. Accentuate your home bar with unique counter stools that are likely to serve as a conversation starter at your next hosted gathering. Family and friends will be curious to know where you got these must-have barstools, and they'll be even more impressed with your bargain-shopping talents!
Take a ride on the rustic side by adding this saddle stool to your bar getup.The tractor-inspired seat and copper finish throw it back to the good ol' days while still feeling refreshingly modern. Bonus: This barstool has an adjustable seat to suit various countertop heights. Don't let the iron construction fool you; this charming barstool is both sturdy and surprisingly comfortable. Farmhouse, Craftsman, or contemporary, this one-of-a-kind stool will beautifully complement your existing home design.
For a counter stool appropriate for fancier occasions and everyday use, this diamond-tufted chair is an essential. Immediately elevate the look of your kitchen island or dining room with a simple and classic barstool, and the best part is that it won't cost your entire paycheck. Guests don't have to know that your stylish furniture was a budget-friendly find, and you can enjoy good food and the company of friends and family in a comfortable chair that will help you fall in love with your kitchen all over again.
Swap out your current barstools for these woven beauties that are so perfect for summer. The espresso-finished wood legs and textured seat will make your home feel like a tropical retreat all season long. Invite your closest friends and family over for an indoor party of cocktails and appetizers centered around your bar's new look. When the warmer weather starts to fade, transition these chairs from summer to fall for a timeless look you can admire every day of the year.