Made.com Blogger Supper

Last week I was lucky enough to attend a bloggers supper in Manchester.

The event was hosted by Made.com to showcase their ongoing collaboration with rental trailblazers Uncle, ” A landlord that’s got your back”.

It was such a great evening!

There was a handful of interior bloggers there and it was lovely to catch up with, what are virtually, my colleagues.

We were so well looked after and the food was amazing. Catered by Grape & Grain, we had canapes, then a tour of the property and then a sit down meal. My allergies to Dairy and Eggs were dealt with so easily- literally no issues at all. This is also down the lovely ladies at Made.com how communicated it so well to Grape & Grain.

made and uncle in manchester grape and grain catering

Photos by Ian Thraves

The food was all cooked inside one of the kitchens, so like a proper dinner party really, we were sat next to the kitchen so could see it all in action.

In a nutshell all the apartments inside the Uncle development are furnished with Made.com products. If that’s not reason to move in in itself, there is also a Yoga studio, an Art studio, Gym, co-working space, communal lounging space and secure parking.

made.com home furnishings

The apartments are located inside the stunning, Grade 2 listed, Orient House. A former cotton warehouse built in 1914, tucked away on Granby Row. Right in the city centre, but not on a busy road.

The unique selling point of Uncle is that they own and manage the entire building, enabling them to cut fees associated with lettings, offer a variety of tenancies and speedy repairs.

cosy manchester crittal windows

artist studio uncle manchester

Visiting Uncle impressed me, not just lovely food and furnishings but a unique concept of living in the city. It felt like a really simple concept but brilliantly executed.

Photos by Ian Thraves

Further Reading;

And my fellow bloggers who attended. Definitely worth checking out;

Photos by me unless otherwise stated

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21 Comments

  1. June 28, 2017 / 8:57 am

    What a great idea! Who wouldn’t want to live in a placed decked out my made eh?

    • June 29, 2017 / 10:28 am

      Hehe- tell me about it!

  2. June 28, 2017 / 10:18 am

    What a fab idea for home letting! Right up my street !
    Xxx

  3. June 28, 2017 / 1:23 pm

    It was SUCH a lovely evening and the flats are amazing. I’m still thinking about that food as well – utterly spectacular! So nice to see you again hun xxx

    • June 29, 2017 / 10:30 am

      And you darling! The food was incredible!

  4. June 28, 2017 / 2:41 pm

    Oh wow! This decor is just beautiful, and the event looked lovely – glad you had a great time! Getting some major home inspo vibes right now… x

    • June 29, 2017 / 10:27 am

      It was such a inspiring evening

  5. Dannii
    June 28, 2017 / 3:52 pm

    Looks like you had a lovely dinner. Those apartments look nice – really clean and simple.

  6. June 28, 2017 / 8:55 pm

    Can we do it all again please? Love your shot of that bed! Best meal I’ve had in YEARS xx

    • June 29, 2017 / 10:24 am

      Haha! I think I’ll agree with that! It was so good!

  7. June 28, 2017 / 10:12 pm

    Such a beautiful apartment! It’s making me want to redecorate!!!!

    • June 29, 2017 / 10:23 am

      Hehe! They are impressive arent they!

  8. June 28, 2017 / 10:40 pm

    It sounds amazing Susie! What a fabulous treat xx

    • June 29, 2017 / 10:22 am

      It really was!

  9. kate
    June 29, 2017 / 10:08 am

    Such a fun evening, so lovely to hang out with you Sus! x

    • June 29, 2017 / 10:24 am

      And you darling!

  10. June 29, 2017 / 11:35 am

    What a fun evening it must have been! And I spy so many fellow fab bloggers 🙂 Lovely to see you girls xxx

  11. July 10, 2017 / 7:04 pm

    What an amazing event! I love the bedding set. x

  12. Offrs
    July 16, 2017 / 4:34 am

    It’s a lovely looking building, and love that the kids could go straight out to play!

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