Partial height reclaimed wood wall with shelf to top it. Doubles as headboard & shelf. I like the trim with hooks as well. guest bedroom 2 Catskill Cabin by Jersey Ice Cream Co, Remodelista
For a space-saving lamp, hang a lightbulb on a cord off of a wall-mounted shelf bracket. note: this isn't just any old cord and socket or any old bulb. The bracket is carefully chosen too.