This is a perfect combo of my two favorite ideas for that space under the stairs leading to the basement. A reading nook AND book storage and shelves . assuming that there is enough space for this there.
The best way to make a small space work is to find the hidden gems. The high ceilings, exposed brick and ridiculous skylight in this Chelsea one-bedroom gave us a pretty good foundation to go mountain-man modern.:: I love the sky light
This picture frame collage is neat. I love the font on the wall and I adore the famed initial in the middle. This would take up a good chunk of our huge living room wall so my wall won't look so naked.
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