Sometimes the answer to "what's missing?" is "nothing at all." These subtle, sparse homes don't have a lot going on, but they still manage to really deliver in the style department. Love keeping things calm? Read on.
How do they do it? Smart choices, subtle statement pieces and white, white and more white. When they must add an accent color, a neutral or navy does nicely. Notice how most of these spaces even limit their use of rugs and textiles which keep things smooth and low profile.