Go treasure hunting: Take a look through your garage or storage space to see if any old items can be repurposed. How about sanding and painting an old wooden ladder to use for storing blankets and scarves? Small stepladders can also be a fun way to store essential items in place of a traditional side table.
Good idea to put in bedroom for additional hanging space Ladder shelf - Idea for clothing storage in our room? We could do a long ladder or one small ladder apiece, then a bench beneath with shoe storage.