We've used a similar corner shelving unit to create space in a small 7 by 9 ft room. It's a great, easy shelving solution for small spaces (although installing it was a bit tricky as the walls weren't plumb.
DIY Driftwood Photo Display via Morning Creativity -LOVE this idea for something significant? A couple driftwood sticks you picked up at the beach, a few photos, a small jar of sand. make it a visual photo book!