I realized I have a free wall that follows the steps down to the basement that we COULD put up a faux stone facade on. It would add texture to the main floor's living room space and interest on the way down the stairs to the basement.
Built in Bunk Beds
Style at Home - living rooms - two tone gray walls, slate gray, pale gray, tongue and groove paneling
Coastal Living Room Ideas: Lochian Sofa by Ashley Furniture at Kensington Furniture. I love this entire living room design!
Great flickr group showing composite techniques for safe newborn photos