cocoyates

Which bar stools?

cocoyates
3 years ago

I'm shopping for barstools for my newly installed kitchen. The two barstools I'm looking at are very, very similar, so perhaps this is a slight much of a muchness question, but I'm struggling!


These are the contenders:

Option 1: https://www.atlanticshopping.co.uk/bar-stools/newark-brushed-bar-stool-black.html?utm_expid=37303517-2.bHgDipp7Soqajl0a4YjsQQ.0&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.atlanticshopping.co.uk%2Fbar-stools%2Fsiena-bar-stool-black.html


Option 2: (https://www.atlanticshopping.co.uk/bar-stools/siena-bar-stool-black.html?utm_expid=37303517-2.bHgDipp7Soqajl0a4YjsQQ.0&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.atlanticshopping.co.uk%2Fbar-stools%2Fnewark-brushed-bar-stool-black.html)


Essentially I slightly prefer the look of option one because it's a cleaner design and has brushed steel base instead of chrome, but it's faux leather instead of real and isn't as comfortable as option 2.


Option 2 is more comfortable and offers the real leather, which I love. However, the design is a little fussier (side view in particular) and it's a chrome base instead of brushed steel.


Price is fine for either. This is the (mostly) finished kitchen. There will be 4 stools in an L-shape, not just 2 on the one side! These pictured are Ikea's cheapest to tide us over.


What would you go for? Quality and comfort or overall look?


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