First Apartment: Build a naked closet on a bare wall of your bedroom. Hang a curtain rod from the celing and attach a snazzy curtain to pull to cover and viola! new, bigger, and tailored closet to your needs. Ps this mean you now have an empty closet: convert to a cozy reading nook!
The Original Modern Library Storage Bin, Stylish Storage for cd's, dvd's, magazines, and other much loved clutter
WHAT??? NOOO!!! Unless you're using a book that has already sustained enough damage that you can't read it anymore, this is soooo NOT ok. If you cut up good books for crafts, then you obviously need to spend a little more time reading.