Transform your kitchen space with the latest innovations, stylish fittings and fresh updates.
Contemporary insert sink
Designed to accommodate a wide range of wet zone areas, Caple’s Vanga collection of slimline sinks features three designs in a 0.8mm satin stainless-steel finish. Choose from the Vanga 90, W50xL80cm, £145; the Vanga 100, W50xL100cm, £165; or the Vanga 150 with two bowls, W50xL100cm, £219, and customise your choice with either a left- or right-hand sink, added waste disposer, chopping board or basket strainer.
Quiet cooker hood
AEG’s Designer cooker hoods are perfect for an open-plan layout. With technology to limit noise, the Puzzle island X99484MD1, £1,399, reduces humidity, heat and odours. H62xW90x D55cm, it has four-speed controls, as well as a sensor to automatically adjust the fan speed.
An investment buy, the latest La Cornue Château 120 stoves feature two 55-litre vaulted ovens, and hobs made to specified requirements. Options include simmering plates, brass burners, an induction hob and a teppanyaki grill. They are designed to order in 30 colours, such as Primary Yellow and Pistachio Green (shown), or colour-matched to suit your scheme. From £21,200 for H92xW120xD70cm.
For a scheme that will never go out of fashion, go for mid-century modern- inspired furniture. Made from solid oak with oak veneer, the Rhodes dining chair, H86xW55xD56cm, £109 from Fishpools, is practical yet classic in design.
Designed by architecture graduate Alexis Wharfe, 21, the monochrome Alexis floor tile is from Bert & May, and is the winner of its Design- a-Tile competition in association with the Royal Institute of British Architects London region. Made from cement, ground marble and stone, W20xL20cm, £225 per m.