I like the idea of having a simple shelf above the head of my bed. This would work with the idea of the box lights instead of a headboard - they could hang down from the shelf! And that shelf could hold all of my most treasured books!
Anne Coyle - Paint a room a dark color to make everything, even neutrals, suddenly appear more dramatic. Anne Coyle used this trick in the bedroom she designed—Benjamin Moore’s "Raccoon Fur" paint color provided the arresting backdrop