imagine a trunk by the door to put shoes in, pillow on top, backed up against a bookcase. on the back of the bookcase paint it with chalk board paint. or put this behind the trunk. or put this in the kitchen on the not really usable bar.
a columned room divider- My mom had something similar..it was dark wood with a planter on top minus the column..and it also was a bookshelf. It held get this...our Encyclopedia Collection!! Ha!! Maybe this one has some USB ports or something??