While the overall level of organization has not improved from the before (top) to the after (second) picture, the potential for organization has increased dramatically.
The only item removed from the situation was the TV, hidden under the cloth in the top right of the above picture.
Added were two wooden crates on the wall, two fold up tables, one for the sewing machine and one for a cutting table, and the old bathroom shelves. All the extras were things we already owned, with the exception of the sewing table, which was a kitchen counter we bought at ReStore.
And this wonderful thread caddy the Geek made from some old cedar and parts of an abandoned futon found on garbage eve.