The Japanese-inspired Curved Walnut Counter Stool is an example of the impeccable construction of a well-loved form. In keeping with Japanese tradition, this counter stool is constructed of satin finished walnut solids with no veneer and employs simple but strong mortise and tenon joinery. The naturally textured, braided abaca seat highlights the smoothness mortise and tenon joinery. The naturally textured, braided abaca seat highlights the smoothness of the wood. The curve of the stool cradles the body perfectly while the bowed footrest is a thoughtful design element that adds function and comfort.