In truly tiny apartments, it's not uncommon for renters to forego the traditional coffee table simply to squeeze in a little more seating. To solve your insufficient surface area woes, DIY one of thes (Apartment Diy Ideas)
Learn how to make a DIY Blanket Ladder! This step-by-step tutorial shows how to build a ladder that can store your blankets neatly and save a ton of space! For the guest room, in case they need more blankets at night.
Principles of design: Balance: This could at first appear to be symmetrical, but when you look at all the elements, such as the drawers on the left & the ottomans on the right, it makes it broken up more so it's not in such tight symmetry.