So when the desk becomes a bit crowded, some of the stuff gets shifted onto the floor next to my desk. Like magazines, boxes of pictures for collages, dictionaries for proofreading and editing jobs, baskets of clippings. Oh well, my second inspiration board takes care of six of the 7,834 pictures that I've collected. Yay. And look, on the bottom right are the (still wrapped) foldable cardboard storage boxes I bought to bring some order. Four months ago.
But wait! There is still some space on the sleeper couch, which I have cleverly converted into more workspace, by balancing a wooden board over the two edges. Yay, now I have space for my sewing machine and for extra books below. And the iron! Oh, yippee, I have found my old CD player! I was wondering where it was.
And all I really want is a workspace that looks like this:
And this ...
(From Marie Claire Idees, found via poppytalk)