No room for a nightstand beside the bed? Hang shelves on the wall instead. In the room above, wall shelves provide a catch-all for books and other sundries in a super-narrow sleeping space. Design Dozen: 12 Clever Space-Saving Solutions for Small Bedrooms
Rather than just one trash can for everything, this idea would be so much more practical! Fun bright labels, a lovely tray, and a vintage-style litter bin seriously minimize the unsightly stack's utilitarian look.