PUBLISHED: 11:33 07 July 2011 | UPDATED: 19:40 20 February 2013
Cook up something special in these stylish kitchens.
Free-standing pieces offer a traditional yet stylish alternative to fitted units - the idea space to store your vintage crockery collection or kitchen staples. Bespoke larder cabinet, 3,000. (See first picture in gallery) Guild Anderson, 01747 820449, www.guildandersonfurniture.co.uk
The warmth of natural timber is ideal for creating acountry aesthetic. If you want to keep it contemporary, choose maple for its lighter colouring. Bespoke kitchens, price on application. (see second picture in gallery) Guild Anderson, 01747 820449 www.guildandersonfurniture.co.uk
A high gloss finish is a must in the ultra-modern kitchen. Not only does it create a sophisticated look, but it enhances light, ideal for smaller rooms that need a lift. Cucina Colore futura, prices start at 6,000. No 32, (see third picture in gallery) Devises Fine Kitchens, 01225 862981, www.kitchensatno32.co.uk
Combining classic designwithdistinctive materials creates a show-stopping interior. Rich ebony veneers add impact, whilemirror backing and internal lighting within the cupboards heighten light and space. Macasser kitchen, from 35,000. (see last picture in gallery) Smallbone of devizes, 0845 6066568, www.smallbone.co.uk