Since 2019 we have been offering a bespoke footstool service. Each footstool is carefully handmade by us in our workshop, to your chosen specification.

Any shape, any size and in your chosen fabric.

We have a selection of beautiful high quality fabrics to choose from, or supply your own. Our locally hand turned legs can be finished to your requirements. 

With 15 years of upholstery experience we pride ourselves on an extremely high standard finish. 

Start designing your very own bespoke footstool today...

Our Footstool Collection:


St Columb

Plain upholstered top with option of piping and a matching border, a classic design which works well with a patterned or statement fabric. Prices starting from £495.



Pulled seam detail top, simplicity at its finest, works great with a plain fabric. Prices starting from £495.



Deep buttoned top, elegant and a great statement piece.

Prices starting from £695.



Loose cushioned top, choose from either a feather or foam insert to add ultimate comfort to your footstool.

Prices starting from £595.

St Thomas

Contemporary and deep design offering plenty of space for storage. Hinged so easy to open, closing arms available.

Prices starting from £595



Classic- Our locally turned leg adds a traditional look to your footstool, choose from painted black or stained finish

Bobbin- Our bobbin turned leg adds a modern touch, choose from painted black or stained finish



Prices exclude fabric.

We have a range of sample books you are welcome to look through, if local. You can also search a huge range of beautiful and quality fabrics from our fabric suppliers direct, Linwood, Christina Marrone, Swaffer, Jim Dickens


Castors- Adding castors can give your footstool that simple but sophisticated finishing touch

Piping- Piping can add additional detail to your footstool without being fussy

Close nail detail- Usually added around the top of the legs, close nail detail can add a traditional touch

Photo: Penrose Footstool

If you have any questions or require a quote please do not hesitate to contact us-

07921 576 295

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Can I change the legs?

Yes, we carefully select our legs to ensure our footstools are made solid and suitable to withstand everyday use, as long as we feel the leg will offer satisfactory stability, we are happy to alter the legs to your specification.

Need help choosing fabric?

We will be happy to assist in picking out the perfect fabric for your design.

Can I use my own fabric?

Yes, if you have sourced you're own, either drop in to see us or post it to us.

How many meters of fabric will I need?

The quantity required will depend on whether you chose a patterned or plain fabric, rest assured we will work this out for you.

How do we organise delivery?

It is of utmost importance to us to ensure all of our furniture is delivered to all our customers in the same condition that it left the workshop, we only use couriers who we know and trust. We will organise a suitable date for delivery with you and then our trusty couriers will keep you updated on their estimated time of delivery.