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.
Make your own bedroom headboard and use these headboard photos for inspiration. Create a bedroom headboard using an old door, windows, or wallpaper. Here are some ideas for easy, DIY headboards you can make for your bed.