We are getting pretty excited about this year’s event and we think you will be after seeing the list below. These are the auction lots that you will be able to bid on to help us raise money for Forever Manchester. Hopefully there is something for everyone – what will you go for?
Lot 1. A luxurious seven night break for up to 8 people (depending on location) at any UK Natural Retreat.
Natural Retreats offer incredible places to stay in beautiful and secluded locations, with a personal concierge service that is unrivalled. Their stunning locations offer something extraordinary, from dramatic coastal settings to breath-taking valleys and everything in between. (Reserve price £750)
Lot 2. Robert Owen Brown, head chef at the award winning Mark Addy Restaurant to cook dinner in your home for yourself and 3 guests!
The ultimate dinner party with none of the stress asRobert brings the ingredients for dinner for four plus 2 carefully selected bottles of wine for you to enjoy with your food. (Reserve price £300)
Lot 3. Head to toe makeover with James Roberts!
A perfect day of pampering complete with cut, colour, facial, brows, tan, manicure, pedicure and bubbles of course! Plus £499 worth of teeth whitening, lunch at House of Fraser and £200 to spend with their personal shopper, Matthew Moxham. All wrapped up with a meal for two and an overnight stay at the Velvet hotel. (Reserve price £650)
Lot 4. 1966 Original England yellow goalkeeper’s shirt signed by Gordon Banks.
Kindly donated by Umbro (Reserve price £150)
Lot 5. Manchester United Football Club signed football.
A ball signed by the whole team from the 2012-2013 season. Kindly donated by MUFC. (Reserve price £100)
Lot 6. Manchester City Football Club signed shirt.
A shirt signed by the whole team from the 2012-2013 season. Kindly donated by MCFC. (Reserve price £100)
Lot 7. A bespoke one-off piece designed and created for you personally by designer, Nadine Merabi.
From an initial private consultation at her boutique in Manchester to the sketches and fabric samples, you’ll be in fashion heaven with this prize! As you’ll be returning for a fitting or two, you’ll be able to have it exactly how you envisage your dream dress. Bespoke dresses start from £300 and can go up to £3000 and whilst at times there is a waiting list for such dresses, you will skip the queue and be seen by the designer at a time to suit you. (Reserve £300)