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Aug 29, 2013 04:31 AM

Laguiole knives in London

Trying to pick some of these up in the next couple of days and stores seem to be sold out or have a tiny selection. Anyone come across anywhere in central/N London or the City that sells then?

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  1. I know this may sound crazy, but have a look around TK Maxx or their Home Sense subsidiary. It's a gamble but they frequently have Laguiole knives in and you'll get a bargain to boot.

    1. Laguiole isn't a brand, its a design associated with a town in France.

      Conran definitely sells them, but they sell the mega good quality ones are probably mega inflated prices, and John Lewis sells cheap ones.

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      1. re: brokentelephone

        Indeed from the town where Michel Bras' restaurant is as well. Some of the style are crazy expensive and I noticed during research there is a whole set devoted to preparing and eating fois gras.

        Just looking for nice-looking entry level ones as a present - looks like a trip to John Lewis in the offing thanks.