The ottoman is the unsung hero of the home. It’s always there for you—to prop up your feet after a long day or to hold your collection of TV remotes so they don’t get lost in the couch cushions. The versatility of an ottoman makes it an essential, but often overlooked piece of furniture.
Traditionally ottomans have been round poufs, but you can also find ottoman benches and cubes, as well as some in more unusual shapes. Whether you’re looking for something tufted, pleated, or embroidered, or with storage space built in, you’ll have something to consider in our roundup of 10 fab ottomans that won’t break the bank.
Parisian Coffee Table
Houzz | $227.99
A tufted ottoman that can double as a coffee table, this versatile piece also comes in an egg shell shade ($237.99).
Blu Dot Bumper Small Ottoman
AllModern | $189
This ottoman from Blu Dot is compact, but makes a statement. In addition to versions in two sizes and 11 colors, Blu Dot also sells a a matching tray ($99) that pops right on top for a stable, spill-friendly surface.
Wayfair | $146.99
A lovely statement piece, this leather pouf, handmade in Morocco, features an intricate medallion design.
CB2 | $199
Soft velvet and a gold base make this pleated pouf feel luxe and glam. It’s also available in a a more neutral grey shade.
Alina Storage Ottoman
Urban Outfitters | $149
This woven seagrass ottoman brings a tropical vibe. Bonus: the top comes off revealing plenty of storage space.
5th Avenue Storage Ottoman
Walmart | $91.99
This hinged storage ottoman, which also comes in blue and ivory faux leather versions, offers a ton of storage for all the living room this and thats.
Riverplace Round Cone Leg Ottoman
Target | $59.99
From Target’s midcentury-inspired Project 62 collection, this gorgeous patterned ottoman with tapered legs makes a great accent piece. The same design is also available in a few other patterns and neutrals.
Ava Mid-Century Ottoman
Amazon | $99.99
This versatile ottoman from Amazon’s own midcentury-inspired line, Rivet, comes in a lighter gray as well.
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