A majority of people store precious memories in photo albums or scrapbooks. Use plant holders to hang them on your wall for decoration. Not only will it add a little more color to a plain wall, but finding these precious memories will be a snap.
displaying vintage plates over a bed.
This would be perfect for my office space... it's a small room, so I've been looking for creative ways to use the vertical space... I love this for file storage... I'd also like to get a similar cabinet with closed storage (think "bathroom"), to use as well... those cabinets are similar in size to this one, and would be great for storage or extra supplies!
Piles of magazines and newspapers stack up easily and create clutter. Sort ones you still want to read, and use a sturdy wooden hanger to keep reading material within arms reach. Could be fun for bathroom reading. :)