The perfect balance between utility and design comes in many forms, but the most underrated might be the humble kitchen stool. An infinitely safer alternative to standing on a dining chair, clambering up on the countertop, or attempting to balance on a shelf, a proper stool (or its larger cousin, the stepladder) can be a literal lifesaver. So let us help you find your ideal little helper—your back and knees will thank you.
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Up Step Stool by Ferm Living
Reech Stepladder by C.F. Møller Architects for Gejst
Utility Stool 10" by Schoolhouse
Split Step by Frederik Roijé
Butler Step Stool by Shane Schneck for HAY
H30 Stool by TOLIX
Two Step Stool by Blackcreek Mercantile & Trading Co.
Altura Step Stool by Patricia Perez for Case
Step On Me Stool by Sundays
Lucano Lightweight Japanese Step Ladder by Hasegawa Ladders
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