We've hand picked a few of our favourite kitchen updates for the new season that we think you should be keeping your eye on.

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Image: Stoneham Kitchens 

When building or renovating a new kitchen, the little details are just as important, whether it's the finish you choose for your worktops or the ceramics you want to display. Here are four new design ranges and kitchen upgrades that have caught our attention.

Metallic finishes

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Image: Rubinetterie Treemme 

Yellow-gold, bronze and gunmetal stand out from the chrome crowd, and they're all available finishes for the steel single-lever mixer tap in Italian manufacturer Rubinetterie Treemme's 40mm range. Each is equally at home in the kitchen or bathroom – pictured above is the rather regal yellow-gold finish.

Vintage-style storage

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Image: Pluck 

Pluck's made-to-order Spoke shelving is a pared-back update on Victorian bamboo furniture – a look mimicked by the simple, angled circular supports but executed in ash, with laminated ply shelves in a funky 12-colour palette, costing £792.

Handcrafted pottery

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Image: John Lewis & Partners 

Denby has collaborated with John Lewis for an exclusive stoneware range. Delicately coloured yet hard-wearing, the Quartz Rose collection features soft blues and rose tones. Serving dishes, mugs, storage jars and plant pots are washed in the full spectrum of these seascape hues, while bowl and plate sets come in solid, complementary colours. Priced from £10. 

Clean-lined kitchens 

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Image: Stoneham Kitchens 

Kent-based Stoneham Kitchens has launched Latitude, a luxury collection of sleek, handeless designs, which include open shelving, bar units and integrated seating. With a wide choice of wood veneers, painted coloured doors and bespoke options, the range suits both modern and traditional schemes. From £30,000. 

 

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