Rearrange your coffee table. I recommend topping it with a tray, books, a scented candle and a pretty vase of flowers. Even a small change will give your entire living room a fresh perspective. Pinterest is full of coffee table inspiration. And if you’re in the market for a new coffee table book, take a peek at our guide of favorites here.
Rather than jamming shelves full of knickknacks, Eisen opted for a minimalist look: Several books stand upright along with tall vases that fill the space without overcrowding it. She also added objects of various height and color to give the bookcase personality. Her favorite part about decorating this home? "Turning wasted, unused space into a functional reading nook that can be enjoyed by many by simply adding a chair." Steal this look with clusters of tall, affordable vases.