Wonder if this could be fabricated to make a desk for two plus shelving above. Industrial Chic: Ideas for using industrial pipes to decorate your home (like this awesome DIY shelving unit!) Image via A Beautiful Mess - .
Small Space Secrets: Swap Your Bookcases for Wall Mounted Shelving. Here's a creative shelving arrangement that uses a deeper shelf at bottom to create a sort of bench. The bench can serve as extra seating for parties, or as a display space.