There are all kinds of different ottoman furniture that you can turn into a chair. The best ottoman furniture that can also function as a chair is as follows:
- Corner table
- Coffee table
- Folding beds
- Storage bench
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Ottomans poufs are very simple really to turn into a chair. Simply grab one and use it as a chair wherever. They are a little short, so it’s mainly better suited for small kids. However, in the case you don’t have anything to sit on, a soft plushy pouf is better than nothing.
Be careful of getting stains on it as most poufs are made out of cotton and cleaning can be a hassle.
Bigger ottoman corner tables probably won’t be a good fit for a makeshift chair, but smaller ones can serve as a chair in case you are short of a few seats.
Cornet tables are however not that well suited for heavy load, so it’s better for lighter folks.
You will need a helping hand and a friend to carry the ottoman coffee table to where it needs to be. They are quite sturdy and can fit 2 or so people.
An Ottoman folding bed is one of the most versatile furniture out there. From guest sleeper beds to a makeshift coffee table and a chair, there are many things you can do with it.
One of the well-known brands, Diophros folding bed can fit 2 or so people as a makeshift chair / stool. If you prefer to relax and get comfortable you can make it into a recliner chair!
The weight is about 40 pounds, so while a strong person can lift it, it’s better to move it around with a friend.
For group gatherings or for extra seats at the dinner table a long storage bench can be made into a makeshift chair for quite a few people. The height and length are good fit for 3 or so people to sit on.