If you don't have much space to work with, concentrate on building up instead of building out. These floating shelves, for instance, are stylish and practical. What makes them even better is their budget-friendly price tag—each one came out to just $40 in wood.
A tiered tray is both functional and beautiful. Use it to hold your produce, add some plants or succulents, store your spices, etc. 15 Clever Ways to Get Rid of Kitchen Counter Clutter - Glue Sticks and Gumdrops
How to make your house smell like FALL: Add cinnamon sticks, some orange peel, whole cloves, and a few bay leaves to a pot of simmering water on the stove. Let it simmer all day, adding more water as needed and your house will smell amazing.