12 Gorgeous Ottoman Ideas That Will Make You Want to Put Your Feet Up

Put your feet up, sit back and relax.

By Hometalk Highlights

Create a tufted ottoman chest seat

Grab some foam and fabric, poke holes in it, place the fabric over it, pull the fabric into the grooves and glue the buttons.

Cover a hasbeen color with a tribal pattern

Paint over an ugly ottoman by grabbing a stencil, painter’s tape, latex paint & voila! Perfect living room piece.

Reimagine a table as an ottoman with fabric

Turn a Craigslist coffee table into a kids ottoman with gorgeous Kantha cloth, foam and a staple gun.

Build a fluffy ottoman out of spare batting

Grab a wood round, a foam cushion, cotton batting, and fake Mongolian fur. Add brass legs and voila! Comfortable and chic.

Add a cushion to a vintage milk crate

Spruce up a vintage milk crate into some snazzy foot furniture, with a square bit of foam, gorgeous fabric & a staple gun.

Or do the same with an old industrial bin

Grab some sturdy planks of wood and your favorite bit of plaid then staple gun away for this rolling rustic foot stool.

Flip a tire into adorable foot decor

Cut a round piece of plywood to fit over the tire then wrap the entire circumference in Sisal rope. Attach dowels with brackets for legs.

Build an ottoman from scratch with wood

Cut two circles of wood and glue wood blocks in with braces, cut foam and batting and place it. Then cover with fabric.

Make a beautiful french styled one

Also using a tire, create a customized ottoman with French fabric, batting and some twine.

Paint over a vinyl poof for effect

Turn that drab foot rest into something fab with a little bright turquoise paint. Gorgeous!

Pick your favorite fabric and fill it

Grab a gorgeous fabric and sew it into a square then fill it with poly fill and seal with super fabric glue.

Or do that with multiple squares of fabric

Mix and match the pattern of your poly filled sewn poof.

Double the ottoman as a seat

Use West Elm inspired design to create this lovely piece which doubles as a seat and foot rest. Incorporate a bandanna design!