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Susan Fosse Knitwear

Jacobsfjorden 6C | Bryggen, Bergen 5003, Norway
+47 481 01 095
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Beautiful knitwear by local designer

I had seen a review about Susan Fosse from another Trip Advisore contributor. Susan Fosse knitwear... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lisbeth S
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Watertown, South Dakota
Go here and Skip the foreign made stuff

This is the legit Bergen knitted outerwear. We are so glad that we hunted in the Bryggens for this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TheBestCook
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Vancouver BC
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Discover our beautiful store filled with an exclusive collection of knitwear for men, women & children inspired by the landscape of the West Coast of Norway and the vibrant city of Bergen.
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“sweater” (9 reviews)
“hat” (2 reviews)
“gloves” (2 reviews)
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Jacobsfjorden 6C | Bryggen, Bergen 5003, Norway
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had seen a review about Susan Fosse from another Trip Advisore contributor. Susan Fosse knitwear is in a cute little alleyway off the Brygge or Hanseatic wharf area. I like Susan Fosse knits better than Dale of Norway and the prices are much better....More

Thank Lisbeth S
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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lisbeth, Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we really do appreciate it. Enjoy your sweaters and don't hesitate to contact me if you need anything else online. We are about to launch our new website which will make ordering even...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the legit Bergen knitted outerwear. We are so glad that we hunted in the Bryggens for this shop. It's real, it's authentic and the quality is magnificent. You do have to walk past others to find it... but I suggest keep walking until...More

Thank TheBestCook
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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the trouble to find us, we know it’s not easy. On our Facebook and Instagram pages, Susan Fosse, we’ve put out a video showing directions to our beautiful store. Best regards Susan

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Spent 2 hours trying to find her "store" but in the end it was well worth it! The selection; quality and price's were excellent when compared to other stores. We had all of purchases shipped directly to our home in NH. They arrived one day...More

Thank James O
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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Thank you for your kind words Jim, I am sorry it took so long to find us. We are tucked away in Jacobsfjorden, but there is so much to discover behind the Bryggen fasade. Enjoy your sweaters. Kind regards Susan

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Find Susan's lovely shop at the Bryggen nestled in one of the historical alleyways behind the colored boathouses. The shop sells Norwegian sweaters, cardigans, hats, scarves, gloves, mitts for men, women, and children. My family and I had the pleasure of chatting with Susan on...More

1  Thank Florence C
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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your great review.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Susan's shop on Bryggen and stall behind the fish market were the perfect solution to our search for sweaters. A first choice location for beautiful designs and sensible prices.

2  Thank Carolyn L
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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

If you want a Norwegian Jumper, this is the place to go, they have all the traditional designs and colours, lovely outlet, but it will burn a big hole in the wallet.

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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

When I searched for the best places to buy Norwegian sweaters in Bergen, what came up was 'the fish market'. Well we went over and there was Susan tending her 'shop'. As the other reviewers said, she spent time with is and made sure we...More

1  Thank MAURA S
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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your great review. Hope it´s started getting chilly in MA.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Just sailing away from beautiful Bergen after a sub-drenched day filled with fun. The treat of the day was purchasing a treasure of a sweater and matching fingerless gloves from Susan in the square. Just beautiful quality-now I need winter back in Texas. But, I'll...More

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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hope it´s chilly in Germany. Thanks for your great review. Susan

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

On our recent trip to Bergen, my 7 year old kept asking for a Norwegian sweater. I'm not one much for kitschy souvenirs so figured all we'd find was touristy over priced shops. I discovered Susan's store on trip advisor and took the family over...More

2  Thank Adrian M
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Susan S S, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review. I hope your son is getting lots of wear out of his sweater. Susan :)

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

There are a lot places to buy knit wear on Norway- many of it over priced. So it was lovely to see Susan's shop in the Bryggen - the knitware was of excellent quality, the styles not just another variation on the same Norwegian designs,the...More

1  Thank LyndellandMarc
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SusanFosse, Owner at Susan Fosse Knitwear, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for your great review. Susan

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