You don’t have to be a professor to know the Elegant Home Fashions C1003 Professor Ottoman is a smart spare storage and seating choice. Crafted with a sturdy hardwood frame upholstered with sleek bonded leather in the color of your choice, this contemporary-casual ottoman offers internal storage space ideal for spare blankets, games, remotes, and more. Bonded leather is more difficult to damage - read: more durable - and easier to maintain than traditional leather. Here, it’s finished with texturally interesting nail head trim along the top edge. Above, the removable lid doubles as a thick foam-padded seat.