Most people are unaware of the uses of an ottoman and it is often considered as a trivial addition to a bedroom. An ottoman is a padded and upholstered multifaceted piece of home furniture. It was introduced in Europe in the 18th Century from Turkey. They serve multiple purposes, and is best known to be a footrest or a stool. An ottoman has no wood visible and adds a very sleek touch to your home décor. They are often used as an accent piece that compliment other pieces of furniture. Being so versatile, they can be used in either a formal or casual setting.
Nothing feels better than to put your feet up on a comfy surface after a long, tiring day. Imagine coming back after a tiring day and relaxing on a sofa with your feet up on an ottoman. The ottoman was created for just this purpose. You can also add an ottoman to the foot of your bed, however, ensure that it’s the same colour as that of the beds linens to avoid clashing your bedroom colour scheme. It’s the perfect place to pile your pillows. It gives a classy and elegant touch to your bedroom.
Ottomans are great for apartments for shared seating area. When pushed up against a wall with pillows, an ottoman can transform into a cozy couch, providing additional seating space. We’ve all gone through that exasperating moment when we have more guests than we can accommodate in terms of seating. It makes a quick transition from a foot rest to a seating space. And it does not compensate on comfortability. An ottoman also acts as a storage unit. Every family has small items in either the living rooms or bedrooms that requires a storage space. The ottoman that comes with storage, allows you to store away items like stuffed toys or even magazines. Ottomans with a hinged top side are best for storage purposes. They are handy and disguise themselves beautifully.
These days, ottomans are being used as a centerpiece for the living room, purely for aesthetic purposes. Ottomans can be used as a piece of décor, with the use of some rich textiles, it can add to opulence in your home! They are flexible in both style and design and there are so many options to choose from that can suit your home decor. Ottomans are known to add a touch of luxury to the room. Ottomans in recent years have become larger, and more versatile to serve as coffee tables as well and make very sturdy ones for that matter.
Würfel offers ottomans in a variety of colours and finishes, so come find the one that suits your style today!