Need a little inspiration?

Footstool Gallery

We know every home is different, which is why each of our footstools are entirely original. You might know the exact kind of footstool, or ottoman, that you'd like to create, or you may need a little inspiration.


    • All footstools are entirely bespoke and sizes can be adjusted within "You Design" price bands without affecting the price.
    • The legs are custom turned individually in keeping with the stool size and style.
    • The design is considered as a whole from the outset - from crafting of the frame through to the fabric placement and even the trim.
    • The solid hardwood frames, oak or beech, are made as one, not of screw-in component parts.
    • We don't use foam - just traditional, natural stuffings such as hair or cocolok pads, cotton felt and a wool-based interliner.
    • The stylish features (eg. double piping/roll-top), which are included at no extra cost are numerous, details of which can be found here on the Fabric & Trim page.
    • The legs are French polished with many coats of shellac and wax to give the lustre, depth and patina of the fine antique furniture finish with the beauty of the wood grain exposed.
    • As the stools are not mass-produced, each one is made individually for you - the lead time is usually 6-8 weeks, sometimes longer during busy times but if you have a specific deadline, we will try to accommodate this.
    • Enquiries from Interior Designers are welcome

Here’s just a few of the footstools we have created for our customers. We hope they provide you with some inspiration to create something just as beautiful for your own home or business.

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Square Narrow Bordered Footstool with Indigo Piping and Walnut Hue Legs

Square Narrow Bordered Footstool with Indigo Piping and Walnut Hue Legs

Fabric By Margo Selby for Osbourne and Little, Joplin from Ragtime
Antique Suzani Footstool with Turned Legs and Castors

Antique Suzani Footstool with Turned Legs and Castors

Customer's own Suzani textile
Geometric Fabric and Braid Table-Stool with Turned Legs

Geometric Fabric and Braid Table-Stool with Turned Legs

Fabric by Soane Britain, Kaleidoscope and Samuel & Sons, Fretwork
Footstool created from Afghan Suzani Rug, with Handwoven Braid, Turned Legs and Castors

Footstool created from Afghan Suzani Rug, with Handwoven Braid, Turned Legs and Castors

Limited edition Suzani rug hand woven in remote Northern Villages of Afghanistan, supplied by Birdie Fortescue.
Footstool with Antique Stud Detailing and Square Tapering Legs in Walnut

Footstool with Antique Stud Detailing and Square Tapering Legs in Walnut

Fabric by GP & J Baker, Cheswell
Ikat Footstool with Deep Piped Border Detail, Turned Legs and Brown China Castors

Ikat Footstool with Deep Piped Border Detail, Turned Legs and Brown China Castors

Fabric, Fontane, by Jane Churchill, Colefax and Fowler
Vertical Stripe Roll Top Footstool, with Edging Fabric Band Trim and Turned Legs with Castors

Vertical Stripe Roll Top Footstool, with Edging Fabric Band Trim and Turned Legs with Castors

Fabric by GPJ Baker, Stanton, in Indigo
Majorcan Ikat Handwoven Textile Wrapover Footstool with Bobbin Legs

Majorcan Ikat Handwoven Textile Wrapover Footstool with Bobbin Legs

Fabric, Apple Bujosa sold by The News Furnishing Company
Traditional Footstool in

Traditional Footstool in "Ottoman Tulip" Fabric, with light blue Linen Double Piping, Turned Legs with Castors

Fabric, Ottoman Motif by Susan Deliss
Ticking Footstool with Horizontal Stripe, Turned Legs and Castors

Ticking Footstool with Horizontal Stripe, Turned Legs and Castors

Fabric by Penny Morrison, Ticking Stripe
Liberty Velvet Footstool with Teal Double Piping Trim and Round Tapering Legs in Walnut

Liberty Velvet Footstool with Teal Double Piping Trim and Round Tapering Legs in Walnut

Fabric by Liberty London, Patricia Velvet Spice
Black Polished Show-wood Footstool with Brass Embellishment

Black Polished Show-wood Footstool with Brass Embellishment

Fabric by William Yeoward, Acri Denim Basket Weave
Contemporary Footstool with Bobble Legs in Light Oak

Contemporary Footstool with Bobble Legs in Light Oak

Fabric by Madeaux by Richard Smith, Bargello Strawberry
Narrow Border Table Stool with Antique Stud Detailing

Narrow Border Table Stool with Antique Stud Detailing

Fabric by Colefax & Fowler, Floriana Aqua
Deep Bordered Footstool with Antique Braid,  Low Legs and Castors

Deep Bordered Footstool with Antique Braid, Low Legs and Castors

Fabric by William Yeoward, Almacan Spice and Alaro in Navy
Footstool in Kit Kemp Check Weave, with Turned Legs in Dark Oak

Footstool in Kit Kemp Check Weave, with Turned Legs in Dark Oak

Fabric, Chubby Check by Kit Kemp for Christopher Farr Cloth
Deep Bordered Ottoman with Bun Feet

Deep Bordered Ottoman with Bun Feet

Fabric by Mulberry Home, Dress Circles Velvet and Linwood Fabric, Omega II
Roll Top Footstool with Simple Gimp Pin Embellishment,  White Painted Legs & Solid Brass Castors

Roll Top Footstool with Simple Gimp Pin Embellishment, White Painted Legs & Solid Brass Castors

Fabric, Killi, by Penny Morrison
Striking Check Roll Top Footstool with Turned Legs

Striking Check Roll Top Footstool with Turned Legs

Fabric by Bennison Fabrics, Little Check and Toothcheck Yellow on Beige
Roll Top Footstool with Double Piping and Turned Legs

Roll Top Footstool with Double Piping and Turned Legs

Fabric by de Le Cuona, Titiana in Haze
Pin-stripe Footstool Double Piping and Piping Trim with Turned Legs

Pin-stripe Footstool Double Piping and Piping Trim with Turned Legs

Fabric by Colefax& Fowler, Emerson Red
Classic and Simple Lined Roll Top Footstool with Walnut Turned Legs

Classic and Simple Lined Roll Top Footstool with Walnut Turned Legs

Fabric by de Le Cuona, Berlin Mortar
Mudcloth Stitched Bordered Table Stool with Show-Wood and Bobble Legs

Mudcloth Stitched Bordered Table Stool with Show-Wood and Bobble Legs

Fabric by The African Fabric Shop, Mudcloth Vintage Textile from Mali
Large Low-lying Footstool in Handwoven Textile

Large Low-lying Footstool in Handwoven Textile

Blue/ivory textile from India, handwoven on a narrow loom in small batches
Slender Table Stool with Double Piping and Turned legs with Castors.

Slender Table Stool with Double Piping and Turned legs with Castors.

Fabric by Brunschwig & Fils, Porthos Red and Double Piping in Fortrose Velvet Plum by Mulberry
Classic Plaid Roll Top Footstool with Double Piping Trim

Classic Plaid Roll Top Footstool with Double Piping Trim

Fabric by GPJ Baker, Fen
Roll Top Footstool in Herringbone Tweed with Double Piping and Tapering legs

Roll Top Footstool in Herringbone Tweed with Double Piping and Tapering legs

Fabric by Susie Watson Designs, Herringbone Check
Traditional Wool Plaid Footstool with Turned Legs and Castors

Traditional Wool Plaid Footstool with Turned Legs and Castors

Fabric by Abraham Moon & Sons, Melbourne
Large Kilim Footstool with Turned Legs and Castors

Large Kilim Footstool with Turned Legs and Castors

Customer's own kilim
Traditional Table-Stool with Double Piping Trim

Traditional Table-Stool with Double Piping Trim

Fabric by Colefax & Fowler, Ria red
Long Bench Style Footstool with Turned Legs

Long Bench Style Footstool with Turned Legs

Covered using customer's own fabric, a recycled pair of curtains
Bedroom Ottoman with Double Piping Trim

Bedroom Ottoman with Double Piping Trim

Fabric by Osbourne & Little, Jester
Moroccan Style Pouffe with Mitred Top and Button

Moroccan Style Pouffe with Mitred Top and Button

Fabric by Mulberry, Bedouin Stripe Indigo
Traditional Roll Top Table Stool with Turned Legs Pipings in Plain Fabric

Traditional Roll Top Table Stool with Turned Legs Pipings in Plain Fabric

Fabric by Nouveau Fabrics, Oxford Check wool
Hexagonal Bordered and Piped Footstool with Square Tapering Legs

Hexagonal Bordered and Piped Footstool with Square Tapering Legs

Fabric by Osborne & Little, Fez and by Designer's Guild, Moyarta olive velvet
Traditional  Footstool with Velvet Double Piping, Turned Legs and Castors

Traditional Footstool with Velvet Double Piping, Turned Legs and Castors

Fabric by Colefax & Fowler, Ria blue with velvet trim
Kilim  Footstool with Speckled Gold Studs and Turned legs with Castors.

Kilim Footstool with Speckled Gold Studs and Turned legs with Castors.

Customer's own kilim
Bench Stool with Velvet Double Piping Trim and Sabre Legs

Bench Stool with Velvet Double Piping Trim and Sabre Legs

Fabric provided by Customer. Double Piping in Designer's Guild Moyarta Velvet colour Linen
Deep Bordered Slender Roll Top Ottoman with Delicate Piping Trim

Deep Bordered Slender Roll Top Ottoman with Delicate Piping Trim

Fabric by Linwood, Lars
Mudcloth Footstool with Stitched Borderwork and Black Sabre Legs

Mudcloth Footstool with Stitched Borderwork and Black Sabre Legs

Fabric by The African Fabric Company, Mudcloth from Mali
Oval Roll Top Piano Stool with Buttons and Turned Legs

Oval Roll Top Piano Stool with Buttons and Turned Legs

Fabric by Designer's Guild, Varese Velvet in Sea
Hexagonal Bordered and Piped Footstool with Bobble Legs and Antique Nailing

Hexagonal Bordered and Piped Footstool with Bobble Legs and Antique Nailing

Fabric by De le Cuona, Longleat Wicked
Square Roll Top Table Stool with Double Piping and Turned Legs

Square Roll Top Table Stool with Double Piping and Turned Legs

Fabric provided by Customer with Romo Linara Double Piping
Traditional Footstool with Double Piping and Turned Legs with Castors

Traditional Footstool with Double Piping and Turned Legs with Castors

Fabric by Sanderson, Milton Eggshell
Stitchwork Bordered Stool with Mid-Century Style legs

Stitchwork Bordered Stool with Mid-Century Style legs

Fabric by Mulberry, Red Dress Circle Linen, from the Festival Collection
Oval Bordered and Piped Footstool with Mid-Century Style Legs

Oval Bordered and Piped Footstool with Mid-Century Style Legs

Fabric by Isle Mill, Montrose Melton blue
Roll Top Round Table Stool with Block Feet

Roll Top Round Table Stool with Block Feet

Fabric by Kate Forman, Agnes Red bordered with red ticking
Oval Geometric  Bordered Footstool with Tapered Legs

Oval Geometric Bordered Footstool with Tapered Legs

Fabric by Designer's Guild, Hirschfeld
Piped and Bordered Piano Stool with Antique Studs and Turned Legs

Piped and Bordered Piano Stool with Antique Studs and Turned Legs

Fabric by Designer's Guild, Varese Denim bordered with Larkin Cambridge Blue by James Brindley
Round  Bordered Piped Footstool with Bobble Trim

Round Bordered Piped Footstool with Bobble Trim

Fabric by by Vanessa Arbuthnott, Pie in the Sky Olive Sea Pink and bordered with Simple Spot Olive and Sea
Hexagonal Stool to Floor with Solid Brass Castors

Hexagonal Stool to Floor with Solid Brass Castors

Fabric by Designer's Guild, Varese Velvet
Bench Stool With Roll Top and Sabre Legs

Bench Stool With Roll Top and Sabre Legs

Fabric by Voyage, Como Cornflower and Biggie Best

Style key

Shape

  • Square
  • Rectangular
  • Oval
  • Triangular
  • Hexagonal
  • Round

Border Depth

  • Narrow
  • Medium
  • To Floor

Style

  • Wrapover
  • Roll Top
  • Border (with or without piping)
  • Waisted

Leg Style

  • Turned with Caster
  • Turned without Caster
  • Square Tapered
  • Round Tapered
  • Sabre
  • Mid-century Splayed
  • Bobble Legs
  • Bun
  • Block

Leg Colour

  • Raw - No Finish
  • Shellac Only
  • Light Oak
  • Teak
  • Walnut
  • Brown Oak
  • Antique Mahogany
  • Dark Oak
  • Black

Caster Colour

  • Brass
  • Chrome
  • Brown
  • White

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