The Ultimate Floor-Seating Furniture for Every Single Room

Updated 05/31/19
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Entertaining a group can be a challenge for many reasons. You have to choose appetizers and drinks, decorate if there’s a theme, and even curate the perfect playlist. So, when you realize you don’t have enough seating for all of your guests, it can be the final straw. Since it’s not really “proper” to throw your friend a thin pillow from the couch and expect them to sit on top of it on the floor, what are you to do?

Well, thankfully, many designers are now making chic floor seating that doubles as décor (even if you don’t need the extra seating, you can still make a chic statement). There’s everything from modular loungers to tufted poufs and even mini stools… and their poppy prints and luxurious textures make them even more eye-catching. We’ve searched high and low to find the best floor-seating furniture. Keep scrolling to see our top picks.

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Franco Albini Rattan Ottoman $455
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Bring the bohemian vibes into your home with this rattan ottoman. It's a delicate piece that can be used in a variety of ways.

Kalmar Ottoman
District Eight Kalmar Ottoman $1298
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This sleek ottoman could also function as a cushioned coffee table when guests aren't in need of an innovative place to sit. Style it with a tray filled with candles, books, and maybe a small vase.

Bodrum Round Upholstered Velvet Ottoman
Project 62 Bodrum Round Upholstered Velvet Ottoman $80 $76
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Treat yourself to something luxurious, no matter how small your space (or your budget). This drum ottoman could easily be used for spare seating and it comes in a gemstone green hue of velvet.

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CB2 Braided Hemp Pouf $80
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This braided pouf would look chic situated in the living room. It makes for a stylish extra seat, table, or footrest.

Nexus Cube
Martin Roberts Design Within Reach Nexus Cube $795
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Create a luxe seating area with this square stool upholstered in sleek black leather. It could also double as a side table or ottoman.

Kilim Pouf
Berber Tribes of Morocco Kilim Pouf $450
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Infuse your space with color and texture by placing this pouf in a corner. It's made from Berber Kilim and features a one-of-a-kind design that's playful and unique.

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Kensaku Oshiro Grapy Soft Seat $1560
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Go completely modern with this plush pink floor seat. Think of it as the adult alternative to a bean bag chair.

Morova Ottoman
Urban Outfitters Morova Ottoman $298
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Add a fun piece of furniture to any space in your home with this fringed ottoman. It doubles as a stool, footrest, or chair with a design that's stylish to boot.

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Fragments Identity African Tribal Mud Cloth Ottoman $975
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Offer up this large ottoman to your guests if extra seats are needed in a pinch. It's a custom hand-built piece upholstered in African natural cotton mud cloth. Pair it with a fuzzy rug to finish the look.

Moroccan Leather Pouf
West Elm Moroccan Leather Pouf $299
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Perhaps the most popular of all floor furnishing options is the Moroccan leather pouf. This one features a familiar design that offers style and function.

Tufted Navy Blue Velvet Pouf
CB2 Tufted Navy Blue Velvet Pouf $149
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Sleek and contemporary, we dare you to find a cooler floor seat. The velvet pouf features a deep shade of navy blue with a chic, tufted design.

Barcelona Stool
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Barcelona Stool $2946
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Offer your guests a sleek spot to sit with this stool designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. It's perfect for elegant, modern spaces.

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Urban Outfitters Reema Back Cushion $98
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This back cushion is all you need to turn any floor pillow or pouf into a supportive, comfortable seat.

Leather Pouf
CB2 Leather Pouf $199 $169
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Soft, camel-colored leather has been stitched together in squares to create this large piece of floor furniture. Style it in the corner of your living room or bedroom for an extra place to sit or surface to hold other objects.

Farwell Oval Ottoman with Gold Caps
Project 62 Farwell Oval Ottoman with Gold Caps $331
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Whether you use it as a coffee table, footrest, or makeshift chair, this simple piece is utterly timeless and would fit in with just about any existing décor.

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