27 Ways To Rethink Your Bed: Bed in a Closet. Also check out the Roll-Away Bed under a Platform; Cool way to quickly tidy up a small space, and keep pet hair off the bed! Maybe put a little reading or office space on top on the bed?
Decorating Empty Walls with Clutter and Creative Recycling Ideas
apartment: Living/Bed room - The solid wall that closed the alcove to hide the bed was removed, in favor of a glass wall lined with a sheer fabric lightly hiding the sleeping area and allowing it to receive the light of day.
Entry Way Storage -- perfect for kids' school stuff! Each family member gets a woven storage basket and a trio of Shaker-style pegs. Two sizes of wooden brackets support the long shelves. The top set, turned upside down, forms cubicles for the baskets
Store DVD or Video Game cases in boxes that look good and keep things organized. Set up separate boxes for kids' movies, parents' movies, and video games. Label each box so the cases get put back in the right spots.