June 3:  VIJF and the City @ Leuven
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June 3: VIJF and the City @ Leuven

Exciting news! The second edition of VIJF and The City takes places this Sunday. Our favorite Belgian city will be a true shopping paradise that day! Are you excited yet? Because I sure am!  I’ll tell you why you should definitely visit Leuven this Sunday! First of all there will be a huge VIJF village where you can discover your favorite brands. Tutu Chic, SELF, Veritas, Gordon Gin, Magnum, I Just love Breakfast and Signal will present their products to you. VIJF has even created a shopping map with different participating shops. And the best part: All participating shops will provide something nice. Shop…

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Where to shop in Leuven – Les Folies
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Where to shop in Leuven – Les Folies

Leuven is host to all kinds of fashion shops, from chain stores to independent multi-brand boutiques. New shops have come to Leuven and this offers exciting options for those visiting our beautiful city. You guys know I’m more like a ‘local shopper’. I prefer small Belgian boutiques when it comes to fashion. I already wrote a post about the opening of the brand new shop of Les Folies in March. And this week I had finally time to visit the shop and let me tell you this: it’s definitely worth a visit.  Don’t miss this hotspot on your next trip to Leuven. Read…

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A floral dress to celebrate Spring I Lesara
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A floral dress to celebrate Spring I …

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]k guys I must admit: my wardrobe is full of items with floral pattern. Spring and Summer are all about prints and nothing says Spring like flowers. This season asks for a floral dress. I’m head over heels in love with flower print, but where does ‘pretty’ end & ‘Grandmother’s print’ begin? I don’t want an outfit that looks like my grandmother’s couch. 😉 The design of the flower print has to be refined and sophisticated if you want that true Spring-proof look. And I did find the perfect floral dress on the website of Lesara. It’s refined, feminine and the fabric is so…

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Time To Bloom: a hidden gem in Leuven
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Time To Bloom: a hidden gem in …

*Photocredits: @exploring_si & Time to Bloom We all know the Bondgenotenlaan and Diestsestraat in Leuven. These are two of the main shopping streets of the city.  However there are some hidden gems I hadn’t discovered yet. One of them is Bloom, a pop-up store for mommies and mini’s. Jolien is the lady behind this new hotspot, she opened her pop-up store at the beginning of March. She is a mom herself and knows exactly what moms and kids need. It was about time to visit the shop and to discover all the items. Details www.timetobloom.be www.facebook.com/yourtimetobloom/ www.instagram.com/littlelouvain/

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New hotspot in Leuven: Les Folies
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New hotspot in Leuven: Les Folies

Opening Les Folies Ghent  Yes! Good news for all the fashion lovers out there, the word is out: Les Folies is finally coming to Leuven! This Saturday you’ll be able to discover the brand new Les Folies shop in my favourite city Leuven. It all began with a webshop and a shop in Ghent. I couldn’t get more excited about this! When new hotspots open their doors in Leuven, I can’t wait to go check it out.  Are you as excited as me? I’ll tell you why you need to visit this hotspot in Leuven. Trendy & affordable Lien Riemslagh is the selfmade lady behind…

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