Small Space Tips - Design Ideas For Studio Apartments - A bookcase does double-duty by creating a living room wall of sorts; behind it, a floor-to-ceiling open wardrobe creates a bedroom boundary and expands closet space.
IKEA DIY Ideas: 6 Ways to Make Your Own Platform Bed (with Storage!) (Apartment Therapy Main)
How to DIY your own platform storage bed using only Ikea Furniture. Ikea’s storage beds lend a sophisticated and stylish touch to storing shoes and clothing under your bed. For more bedroom organizing ideas, DIY and Ikea hacks go to Domino.
I love the idea of building the bed into the structure of the room for children's rooms. Beds are large pieces of furniture and take up space. This allows for more floor space. I would make the bed into a bunk bed for both Laura and Hannah!
Israeli architect Ranaan Stern has adapted a 15 square metre room inside an artist's Tel Aviv apartment to create a studio with two desks, 36 drawers, modular storage compartments, pegboard display walls and even a folding bed.