Wrap the couch in bookshelves rather than have end tables...
From I love creative designs and unusual ideas on Facebook
Instead of a headboard......Love the bookshelves 'framing' the bed, and especially love the lights over head for reading.
Drift wood tables
20 Cool Basement Ceiling Ideas, http://hative.com/cool-basement-ceiling-ideas/,
arm rest coffe table
Um, genius! shelves attached to the inside of a closet door... Shoes....purses....
sofa table/bar table made from 2x8x12 board and conduit. great for the basement media room