36 Utterly Charming Nautical DIYs - Like this idea for my craft area, can add as many pieces of wood that I want to save space.maybe not as thick of rope though - Also a great DIY wedding idea - For frames, favors or escort cards - We love it!
Perhaps you don't have time to read books but you do read magazines. Are your magazines stacked on top of the chair? Here is an idea! A DIY (or have soeone make it for you) pallet magazine holder. Paint it to match your decor.