From your kitchen counter to your living room, an extra seat is always handy to have. Instead of spending $50-$100 on a set of bar stools, DIY your own metal masterpiece or painted and patterned piece of work with these seven simple stool projects.
1. Pink and patterned stool
Add a cute pop of pink to your room with this pretty pink striped stool. With a little paint and painter’s tape, you can achieve this bright and bold DIY!
Photo credit: Hello Lidy
2. Tree stump table
As fall approaches, this DIY table made out of a tree stump is the perfect project to try! Follow this step-by-step tutorial to see how you can make this shiny side table out of a tree.
Photo credit: Sarah M. Dorsey Designs via East Coast Creative
3. Midcentury dog bowl stand
Give your pup a trendy place to devour her food with this DIY midcentury dog bowl stand. Get the full tutorial for this creative, modern project now.
Photo credit: Sarah Hearts
4. Faux fur stool
Get the look of a fancy stool by DIY-ing this fluffy, faux fur seat; it’s perfect for putting your feet up or sitting pretty while you put your makeup on. Grab the full tutorial to DIY this glamorous stool with hairpin legs.
Photo credit: Transient Expression
5. Blue-edged counter stools
Brighten up your plain counter stools with this quick and easy DIY. Spray-paint the legs and add a bit of blue trim around the edges of the seats to make your stools look brand new!
Photo credit: Cuckoo 4 Design
6. Gold-dipped bar stools
DIY these chic, gold-dipped stools to add a little charm to your kitchen. Follow these simple steps to give your old, tired stools a fresh look.
Photo credit: HoneyBear Lane
7. Mini mint stool
Bring shabby chic into your home with this DIY mint stool. A natural, distressed look mixed with the mint color will instantly add a country accent to any room.
Photo credit: Maison de Pax
Which DIY stool makeover is your favorite? Tell us in the comments!