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Scepticism turned to amazement

I was sceptical about how good the tapestry would be or how interesting the tour. Wrong on both... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Camberley, United Kingdom
Bayeux Tapestry AWESOME!!!

There is firstly plenty of parking, Bayeux was also easy to find, we traveled in from Arromanches... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Carl S
Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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Chantal James, specialist in Bayeux stitch embroidery, invites to discover her profession and provides you whith advice on ralising your own embroidery with her kits. This technique was used at the 11th centery to produce the famous Bayeux Tapestry...more
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

I was sceptical about how good the tapestry would be or how interesting the tour. Wrong on both counts - the tapestry is extraordinary a glorious cartoon in threads of many colours telling richly the story of the events leading up to the Norman invasion...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

There is firstly plenty of parking, Bayeux was also easy to find, we traveled in from Arromanches. The car park was very close say within 10 minutes walk, if you are not sure where the museum is just head for the Cathedral watch out for...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Spend about an hour viewing, with head phones, this unusual textile embroidered in the 12th century. It is amazing.

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Chantal's shop is charming and you will be tempted to purchase a kit to make your own little replica of the great Tapestry. Do it! In just an hour or two, Chantal will teach you the simple and rapid Bayeux stitch. The kits include all...More

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Chantal J, Gérant at Bayeux Broderie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you very much, the embroidery courses at bayeux stitch allow to understand this embroidery. It is often very pleasant, with people coming from different parts of the world, to exchange in French, English and sometimes espanol together ...

Reviewed 14 June 2017

I can read instructions and follow diagrams. But nothing can be better than being taught by an expert. And that's what you will find when you take a lesson here. The kits are exquisite, the linen a joy to work with and the wools vibrant...More

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Chantal J, Propriétaire at Bayeux Broderie, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thank you very much, it is a pleasure to be able to exchange and share the passion of embroidery, good embroidery bayeux stitch !

Reviewed 15 June 2015

Although I have not had the opporunity to attend a class, I was absolutely thrilled with my visit to Chantel's store Bayeux Broderie. I have completed two of the large designs, a third is in progress, and a custom order is waiting for my attention....More

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