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Strive cafe stool provides comfort for a variety of tiered applications at a low cost.

Simple Design that Elegantly Adapts

With a clean aesthetic, Strive cafe stools adapt from playful to sophisticated tiered environments with its color and material assortment while supporting movement with a slatted flex back and contoured curves. Cafe stools are available in two heights and provides options for arms and upholstery.


  • Strive's simple stool offers low-cost comfort and versatility
  • Available in 24" or 30" seat heights
  • Cantilever arms, loop arms or armless
  • Poly or upholstered
  • Stacks 4-high (loop arm is non-stacking)


  • Back is injection-molded polypropylene with integral steel cantilever springs that provide a supportive flexing back
  • Frames are 13-gauge tubular steel. Cross members are 1” tubular steel and 7/8” diameter solid steel
  • Frames are finished in either baked-on electrostatically-applied 30-degree gloss epoxy powder-coat paint or bright nickel-chrome plating
  • Swivel glides are poly/nylon, steel or felt

Product Highlights


For easy storage, Strive armless and cantilever arm cafe stools can stack 4-high on the floor.

Arm Options

Choose from armless, cantilever arms or loop arms to match the environment’s design aesthetic or purpose.

Multiple Heights

To accommodate a variety of surface heights and work styles, Strive cafe stools are available in 24” or 30” seat heights.

Meet the Family

Extensive Design Cohesion

Strive provides a consistent aesthetic for any environment while providing comfort for versatility. In addition to cafe stools, the Strive seating family features nesting chairs, high-density stack chairs and stools, stack chairs, tandem seating, task chairs and task stools.

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Giancarlo Piretti

Giancarlo Piretti (Bologna, Italy, 1940) is an Industrial Designer. Among his successful designs are Plia folding chair, his best-seller exhibited at Moma NY, Platone folding desk, and DSC (106-AXIS) seating system. For Vertebra chairs he obtained the Compasso d'Oro (Italy) as well as for his largest project, Piretti Collection office & institutional seating system. Other designs include Xylon wooden chairs, Torsion collection of institutional chairs; Engage & Impulse office chair lines featured by a synchro tilt mechanism Piretti developed; #18000 nesting & stacking chairs; and the Strive chair collection. The Pirouette nesting table and Grazie and Doni chairs for KI U.S. are G. Piretti's latest designs.

Design Customization

With the versatility to fit any environment, Strive can be specified to fit the design aesthethic of any space with its variety of standard colors and finishes.


Design Your Spec

List Price Starts At

$379 –  $624

Lead Time

7* Weeks

*For upholstered Strive cafe stools, the lead time is 5 weeks.

Product Warranty


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