Make a built-in stand out. A bold red-orange—pulled from an Asian-motif wallpaper (cole & son Gondola) found by Colvin in London—energizes the library's built-in bookcases. Twin mattresses repurposed as daybeds are snug spots for all-day reading. #Design http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/home/decorating-ideas/colorful-decorating-ideas#slide-1
Office nook with bench for master bedroom. Built-in shelves. Prefer the shelves to start a little higher above the desk area so as not to interrupt the space for the computer. With or without bench is fine. Without bench, desk can be extended.