ELLE trawled the 2012 archives to create a gallery of inspirational images to wet your eye-buds.
From the Olympics, the Queen's Jubilee, two fashion seasons, cover stars Kristen Stewart and David Beckham, to Angelina Jolie's leg... the list goes on.
2012. It was emotional.More
BFA Model of the Year, and woman of the year? One of them anyway - and certainly one of the busiest... you can't help but be inspired by Cara Delevingne, the sensation of 2012's modelling scene.
He jumped from space! What more do you need? Oh, his name is Felix Baumgarter.