The ottoman, once relegated to sidekick to a matching armchair, is increasingly being used as a stylish–and highly useful–stand-alone piece. Here are some favorites.
Mario Bellini's Camaleonda Ottoman, from the 1970s modular seating series, is a perennial favorite. Often sold as part of a set, the ottman can be found as an individual piece starting at around $2,000. Keep an eye out here and here.