Striking the perfect balance between the permanent and the transient, Jacques Erasmus's restaurant, Hemelhuijs, showcases a collection of treasured artefacts in an ever-changing landscape of colour. Interior decorator Tanya Sturgeon showcased her flair for the dramatic with a whimsical, carnival-inspired stand that took top honours at this years Decorex expo in Cape Town. We find out how she did it. Not one to shy away from bold colour combinations, Cape Town artist Beezy Bailey considers his Higgovale home to be the perfect canvas for expressing his creative flair. Durban décor maven Silvia Miles wanted her guest suite to embody the ethos of Africa. So, with the help of the Plascon Spaces Showroom, she created a palette that does just that. With clever colours and out-of-the-box ideas, the office of Cape Town-based consultancy Instant Grass is transformed from work space shell to whole new world. With a splash of colour and a scatter of well-chosen fabrics and furnishings, two unused rooms were converted into customised studies. Colour has the power to affect how you look and feel. For better or for worse. Which is why colour therapy is all about using colour to create well-balanced spaces and happier homes. Here's how to colour-ise yours... In décor as in fashion, subtle is safe and bold is best. But only if you do it right... case in point this colourful flat, home to a Cape Town fashion editor and her model manager friend. Get a taste of the palate-tickling palettes in some of South Africa's freshest restaurants.