The stools shown in the top photo are $490 at Maine Cottage, but if the price is beyond your budget you could also paint a set of bar stools in the hue of your choice. Another photo from Living Etc. shows a similar setup, with a lower bright red stool at a whitewashed dining table. In case you're on the lookout for your own set of colorful bar stools, we've started a list of resources: • Cokie Stool from Maine Cottage in 40 Colors, $490 • Yellow Marais Stool from Design Within Reach, on sale for $255 (reg. $300) • Red Schoolhouse Bar Stool from Pottery Barn, $249 • Green Diego Bar Stools from CB2, $139 • Colored Bertoia Barstools from Knoll • Pub Counter Stools in Antique Red from Target, $119 Share your sources in the comments below.