Good Questions: Ideas for Uneven Wall?

Jessica is looking for some suggestions for her dining area. She writes: I have this uneven wall in my dining room and I am not sure what to do with it. I bought a hutch but it made the space feel really tight. I've thought about painting it a different color or put in built-in bookshelves to fill the space...

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Any new ideas or suggestions you or your readers may have would be greatly appreciated! Thank you!

What would you do? Please share your ideas with Jessica in the comments...