DIY is an art to make some new some unique with your own hand according to your need. This is very good practice and it will prove more beneficial. In your sitting room you need some extra rather than table or chair to place something or sitting a table could never be move every where in the house if u need a small table or a ottoman for your house or a sitting area. You can made a pallet ottoman with wooden pallet you can covered with cloth and layers of fom. This will become look some nice for you sitting room. If you sit on a couch or chair you can use this fro relax you can place your feet on it.
This can be good edition for your home furniture. This could be add a beauty in your sitting room you can make it more beautiful. Its also use as coffee table in your sitting room. Ottoman could look be more marvelous if you use with cushion on it. This wil become more impressive look with cushion. This will be add as a decoration of your room in your bed room or sitting room. It is can be very beneficial for you while using laptop.