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A Very Special Shop

The Museumshop 't Apostelientje is away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist district, but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nicole_B_NJ
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Morristown, New Jersey
Authentic Belgium lace

A little off the beaten track but well worth the few extra steps. Lovely variety and knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bonnie K
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Hamilton, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Museumshop 't Apostelientje is away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist district, but certainly a must-see when visiting Bruges. There is an array of lace displayed throughout the shop, from antique to contemporary. The handiwork is absolutely stunning. The pieces demonstrate just...More

1  Thank Nicole_B_NJ
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your king review !

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little off the beaten track but well worth the few extra steps. Lovely variety and knowledgeable staff. A cute little shop. After visiting the museum across the street I understood why this beautiful lace is so pricy. Seeing ladies make the lace by hand...More

1  Thank Bonnie K
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This tiny little shop in a pretty street displays beautiful antique lace. A great change from the many tourist shops around. The place to go if you are looking for authenticity, and conveniently placed next to the lace museum. The owner is very friendly.

Thank Julie B
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Than you for your review Julie 👍

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

My parents and I visited this lace shop after touring the nearby lace museum and we were not disappointed! This shop offers a wide variety of lace works with a reasonable range of prices so everyone is sure to find a valuable keepsake. The owner...More

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antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for your review on tripadvisor. Very appreciated 😘

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Here they have a nice selection of antique lace. It's not the stuff you find in other storage which are made in china. This is the real deal. You can also visit their webshop and order online. You must visit this shop if you like...More

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antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Thank you for your review. Sunny greetings from Bruges.

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I knew I wanted a piece of antique lace to bring home as a remembrance of my trip and was told this was the place to get the perfect piece. It was. The owner greeted me and when I told her what I had in...More

Thank Teresa B
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you so much for your nice review. I keep doing my best to preserve this wonderfull art !

Reviewed 22 April 2018

The shop owner was very kind, knowledgeable, and helpful. There are a lot of other lace shops in Brugge on the tourist streets and they have some cool stuff, but in this shop you could feel the heritage, history, and skill required to make these...More

Thank aldhelm7
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

I hope you enjoy your lovely tablecloth and thank you for the review and the trust in my shop. I wish you all the best !

Reviewed 16 April 2018

When in Bruges, put this at the top of your list for "must see". The shop is on a lovely, out of the way side street near the Jerusalem church of the Holy Sepulchre. There are exquisite lace pieces to buy and gaze upon, and...More

Thank bbigatel
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for those nice words. Feels good !

Reviewed 2 April 2018

This tiny shop/museum was incredible. The owner is a genius of creating little treasures out of antique lace and other vintage items. We had a field day picking out moderately priced pieces and marveling at the countless examples she had on display. It is mind...More

2  Thank Bijou C
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review. The vines are much shorter now, you were right 😉

Reviewed 20 March 2018

This shop is a must see in Bruges. The owner has a wonderful selection of the most beautiful handmade lace. It is like going into a museum. There are items for every price range.

1  Thank gmwilson6
antjekantje, Manager at 't Apostelientje, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review.

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David S
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Response from antjekantje | Property representative |
No problem to make an order. If you send me your email and what kind if lace you have in mind, I can send you some pictures. Thank you for asking.
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