Using decorative, sculptural white elements can help take the focus off of pieces not meant to stand out. In this case, an assortment of handmade ceramic sculptures is placed in front of a flat-panel TV.
This shelving unit's nooks and crannies are a wonderful match for the varied collection of art, doubling almost as frames for the bold shapes and lines.
This stairway's clear railing disappears to make the steps hover in mid air. A trio of slim vases is a striking pairing.
This dining room's sophisticated look is made in part by layering items with different moods. An elaborate, airy chandelier is partnered up with a chunkier, geometric vase.
To add to this nursery's understated jungle theme, wall-mounted vases make homes for branches and other greenery.
As seen on Fixer Upper, vases with iron holders are accents in the Barrett's newly designed modern home.
Choose a vase that mimics the shape of the flowers in it, like the glass vase seen here with a beautiful arrangement of white hydrangeas.
A round white vase is filled with eucalyptus, beside a small burning candle in a modern kitchen.
For an easy and super chic centerpiece, place one or two flower stems in a varied collection of vases. Here, the glass vases echo the bulbs of the light fixture for extra style points.
In a clear glass vase, the bright green stems and leaves of these white tulips steal the show!
A single stem with an oversized leaf makes a strong statement in this smoky glass vase.
The home's visual interest comes from the whimsical layering of texture and art pieces. Here, in the living room, a classical figurine becomes a playful vase.
Overblown pink roses are so pretty in a wee glass vase.
At the top of this stairwell, a narrow shelf is just right for a vase full of flowers and a few of nature's treasures.
Transform a collection of monochromatic vases and jars into stately jewel catchers. Vary the containers' shapes and widths to display anything from rings to necklaces.
All the details in this Austin home, from big to small, have a handpicked feel. Here, the colorful gallery wall is carried out into the room via the green vase.
To dress up the nightstand, designers brought in visual interest via the lamp and vase's dynamic textures.
This dresser is styled to perfection with a bold piece of artwork (its white frame fades into the wall) and a shimmery vase. A tray gives purpose to more random items.