Published at Wednesday, 21 August 2019. Ottoman & Storage Ottoman. By Emory Kuhn.
These plush footstools are an elegant callback to the favored furniture of the Ottoman Empire from which they get their name. The overall tufted design was a common feature of furniture of the era, and throughout the centuries they came to be the comfortable and versatile pieces we know today.
Throughout the history of this household item, it would take on many different forms, and wind up significantly changed from its initial design which would often dominate three-quarters of the walls in a room. Today ottomans are usually found in the form of footstools and, less frequently, large benches that can double as armless, backless couches.
They can come in an immense range of colors, and the materials you’ll encounter will include Polyurethane Leather, linen, cotton, vinyl, and countless others. Be sure to consider the space that you’ll be putting your ottoman in and what kind of stresses it will face.
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