Old picture frames with good shapes and details can be easily repainted to match whatever scheme you wish. No glass in the frame? Hang the frame on the wall and tape a picture in the middle for a fun, electic look! (eclectic staircase by Kasey Buick)
My dream is to have a room(s) filled with books -- books as decorations! But if this was my room, I'd have to straighten that stack there on the right. Love that cozy chair/ottoman! Perfect in this reading room.