I like the high shelf above the bed. Still gives you a place to keeps things while still allowing you to sit up in bed to read and such. Plus I imagine that having to actually sit up to turn off an alarm would help you wake up in the morning.
"The Scandinavian vibe on the second floor inspired me to stick with a more minimalist look than I'd normally go for. I've always loved neutrals but took it to a whole other level up there and loved it.