I went to a do the other day, a cocktail party held at Flannels to commemorate their flagship superstore on The Avenue in Manchester’s corporate quarter, Spinningfields.
I went for Riviera whilst ever other gent went for Mad Men in stuffy suits. Silly.
The Alchemist (the hawt spot of the momento) provided too-good-to-pass-up drinks and the canapes were proper grub! Mini newspaper cones filled with fish ‘n chips, cottage pie pots and even mini hamburgers. Phaww!
The store is pretty magnificent too, a huge airy space jam-packed with the best The Avenue has to offer. Mathew Williamson, Tom Ford, Dolce and Gabbana, Joseph, Carven…. you name it, they stock it.
I adored the merchandising, the simplicity never stopped amazing me. The picture speak for themselves.
Radio One favourites Frisky and Manish popped by for a rather fabulous set. I am hooked, so should you be: