Bar stools in your kitchen are more than just for sitting at to eat at the counter. They can add a design statement to your kitchen while providing a seating area to relax and chat to the cook while dinner is being whipped up.
When choosing a bar stool, you need to look at the purpose of the bar stool, will you be using them for decorative purposes or will they be utilised for quick breakfast or long dinners? The purpose will determine the type of bar stool to choose. For instance you would need to choose a padded barstool with a back rest and foot rest for longer lunches or dinners but if you are just using them for a quick breakfast or simply for decorative purposes you can go with a more stylish look without the padding and back rests.
Here are just a few of the many options of bar stools from Hirschs: