The Colombo charcoal fabric storage footstool is a versatile design to suit any living space, with storage space beneath the seat for hiding clutter. Buy now at Habitat UK.
Could alter the pattern but cool idea for storage. DIY: Upholstered Storage Ottoman Tutorial - this is an excellent project with lots of pictures showing every step!
DIY Upholstery Tools… tools needed to tackle DIY upholstery projects
BOUYA Ottoman Folding Storage Footstool With Lid Multifunctional Cube Box Footrest Seat Great for Kids’ Toy,Clothes,Books, 30 x 30 x 30 cm---16.99---
The Bumper is not only a seriously comfy footstool but also a nifty storage box for squirrelling stuff away. It also comes in over 60 fab fabrics.