Photographs: Justin Patrick Production: Sanri Pienaar

In our #TrendsIssue, DECO Palette explores an edgy selection of trendy materials. A few easy tricks to modernise a look is as simple as choosing monochromatic materials, combining silky & rough textures and adding fresh colours. 

Get the full trendy scoop in the #TrendsIssue, on shelves now. Jam-packed with looks ready to copy filled with the most sensational fabric, wallpaper,  stone, leather and carpet.

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DECO palette by Photographs: Justin Patrick Production: Sanri Pienaar

Clockwise from top left: 1. Thibaut Sante Fe in brown wallpaper R5 741/roll, St. Leger & Viney 2. European FSC Oak, Oliato Nordic Brown R1237/m2 ex.vat Oggie 3. Hammered Grey paint, Dulux Hammerite 4. Designers Guild Shore Ditch Pear rug from R25 057, Home Fabrics 5. Fame in Sunflower fabric R426 incl vat, Home Fabrics 6. Nero Marquina polished 1200x600x18 tile R895/m2ex vat & installation, WOMAG 7. Garrett Sheepskin S509 R5 179, St.Leger & Viney

Photographs: Justin Patrick Production: Sanri Pienaar
Photographs: Justin Patrick Production: Sanri Pienaar

1. Thibaut Sante Fe in blue wallpaper R5 741/roll, St.leger & Viney 2. Élitis Amances RM 738 wallpaper R5 635/roll, St.leger & Viney 3. Garret leather R3265/m2 St.leger & Viney 4. Emerald Pearl Polished Granite R950/m2 incl vat, Union Tiles 5. Élitis Nature précrieuse RM 635 91 wallpaper R4 073/m, St.leger & Viney 6. Silver Brilliante 12mm Phoenix Stone R2 100/m2 ex vat & installation, WOMAG 7. Atlantic Grey polished marble R882/m2, Natural Stone Warehouse


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The official 2016 Trends Issue of ELLE Decoration South Africa is on shelves now, at your nearest magazine retailer. Enjoy DECO’s exclusive decor, design, lifestyle and fashion report for the year ahead. Everything from architecture to scents, this is your comprehensive guide to make informed and confident decisions. Pick up your copy today and tell us what you think on Twitter @Elle_Deco, sharing your #TrendIssue #DECO