For even more storage, consider hanging shelves up high that run the length of the room. You won't loose any floor real estate at all, and you'll gain a lot of storage space. Design Dozen: 12 Clever Space-Saving Solutions for Small Bedrooms
"A Venetian chaise is dressed up with a pillow from Geminola; the palm-leaf lamp from Le Decor Francais dates from the Manhattan Apartment of Candace Bushnell. "At Home With Candace Bushnell," Elle Decor.
Slide the bed into a cozy nook on a wall of shelves. In the master bedroom, the simple shape of an upholstered headboard sits surrounded by storage and display space. Light fixtures are installed on either side of the bed so there
floating "built-in" shelves in alcoves to either side of fire place; lower cabinets with punch tin fronts to store stereo & speakers; upper cabinets for books & knick-knacks; largest spacing between shelves is