‘This year is all about revolution, not resolution’, says editor Laureen Rossouw. So with that said, a refreshing burst of colour tops DECO’s manifesto for 2012. From Tangerine tango, soda-pop green, acid yellow to electric blue, we’ve created a colour trail from cover to cover in our new Colour Issue, exploring colour in full force. Here’s our line-up…

Homes in Spain, Denmark, France, Johannesburg and Cape Town

Desktop gardening

Tips and advice on smart storage solutions for your home in our special Focus Section

Our pick of local designers for the ELLE Decoration International Design Awards

A trip to the Durban beachfront and promenade

A scroll down Cape Town’s Wale Street and the Joburg suburb of Parkhurst

Colour-inspired trends, shopping and Get-The-Look pages

And our DECO Guide to Walls, Floors, Doors, Lighting & More. All of this, and more, in our new Issue, on sale at any leading news agent. Pick up a copy, and let us know what you think.