La capitale del Belgio e dell’Unione Europea è una città cosmopolita a misura d'uomo strabordante di cose sorprendenti da scoprire.
Spesso sottovalutata rispetto alle altre grandi città del Vecchio Continente, Bruxelles, cuore della politica europea, è in realtà una città ricca di fascino, maestosa nelle sue antiche architetture, esuberante quando si parla di arte moderna, piacevole da percorrere a piedi e ricca di attrattive.
Sablon è un quartiere dell'area meridionale della città, una delle sue zone più suggestive e vivaci, frequentato soprattutto dagli appassionati di arredo e oggettistica. E' qui infatti che hanno sede i negozi degli antiquari più prestigiosi, nonché numerose gallerie d'arte moderna e contemporanea, oltre alle pasticcerie storiche più famose della capitale.
Il quartiere si trovava fuori dalle mura cittadine ed era sede dell'élite, per entrare in città bisognava percorrere una strada sabbiosa (sablon), che poi ha dato il nome all'intera zona.
L'area iniziò ad espandersi nel XV secolo e molti nobili cominciarono a considerarla la loro casa. 
Ben presto divenne la parte più ricca della città.
La piazza du Gran Sablon, circondata da magnifiche case signorili, è chiusa dalla bella facciata della chiesa di Notre Dame du Sablon, capolavoro dell'architettura gotico brabantina. 
La chiesa, con le sue forme slanciate ed eleganti, colpisce per gli splendidi particolari decorativi architettonici.
L'edificio esisteva fin dal 1200 come cappella della gilda dei balestrieri, ma la costruzione in stile gotico cominciò nel XIV secolo e fu portata a termine nel XV secolo, con poche aggiunte posteriori.
Notre Dame segna, per così dire, il confine tra un ambiente pieno di vita qual è Place du Grand Sablon e l'atmosfera rarefatta di Place Petit Sablon dove sembra che il tempo si sia fermato. 
Tra aristocratiche case immerse nel verde e nel silenzio, da non perdere il piccolo e delizioso giardino "all’Italiana" del 1890, chiuso da una cancellata in ferro battuto e il neoclassico Palazzo Egmont (dipendenza del Ministero degli Esteri) con il suo parco aperto al pubblico. 
Oggi è possibile passeggiare per le vie acciottolate del quartiere e assimilare un po' della sua storia.
Per il mio outfit del giorno una base total black resa più vivace da un gilet in pelliccia multicolor, mentre mi perdo tra le stradine animate che pullulano di bottegucce insolite di vario genere. Il luogo perfetto per apprezzare una delle atmosfere più pittoresche della città. 
(Clicca qui per leggere di più sui i capi spalla più cool di questo inverno 2019).
(Clicca qui per vedere un mio diverso outfit dove indosso un gilet in pelliccia).

Just a short stroll from Brussels' central sights, the Sablon district has long been one of the city's most affluent and atmospheric neighborhoods. 
It is the historic upper part of the city renowned for its elegant architecture and lively antique market, the area is crammed with terrace cafes, hip restaurants, contemporary art galleries, and fine chocolatiers.
This veritable mecca of antique dealers is surrounded by former mansion houses and is always bustling. At weekends the atmosphere is particularly lively with its thriving Book and Antiques market.
Formerly, the Sablon was a large single district situated above the Senne where the great families rubbed shoulders. In the eighteenth century, the Haussmann architecture of Rue de la Régence arrived to divide the Sablon into two: the Petit Sablon and the Grand Sablon.
At the top of the hill, we find the twin squares divided by the Church of Our Blessed Lady of the Sablon. 
The construction of Our Blessed Lady of the Sablon Church finished in the 15th century, but its story began much earlier, in the time when Henry I – Duke of Brabant – who recognized crossbowmen as a guild and granted them many privileges. 
Along with that, he gave them the right to use a piece of land at Sablon, where the guild built a humble chapel consecrated to the Mother of God. 
Our Blessed Lady of the Sablon Church replaced this chapel which became famous thanks to a miracle.
The church exterior is designed in late Brabantia Gothic style and was renovated at the turn of the 20th century, and it is one of the most beautiful churches in Belgium. 
Opposite the Notre Dame Church, there is the Petit Sablon, a lovely neo-Renaissance style garden a baroque haven of peace that has a beauty all of its own thanks to its statues representing the various building trades.
Enter Egmont Park and prepare to feel like Alice in the Wonderland. 
The Egmont Palace, a mansion built in the 16th century, is also situated in the park, and it feels like a fairytale world.
Today, it's great to stroll around the Sablon. 
The capital's jet set meets up there every day for a good meal or for a drink. 
I'm wearing a total black base made more lively by a colorful fur vest, while I get lost in the animated streets that are full of unusual shops. The perfect place to enjoy one of the most picturesque atmospheres of the city.
(Click here to see the best fur coats to wear this winter). 
(Click here to see another outfit where I was wearing a fur vest). 

 Location: the Petit Sablon and the Grand Sablon - Brussels - Belgium
Photos: Oigres Elirab
I was wearing:
D'Arienzo leather blazer and fur vest
Patrizia Pepe pants
Chanel bag
Zara sock boots

95 comments

  1. Questi scatti sono fantastici!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Love the photos.
    Amazing look.
    xx
    https://theonethattravels.wordpress.com/

    ReplyDelete
  3. Your vibrant outfit totally suits this vibrant neighborhood Paola!

    ReplyDelete
  4. I love this whole outfit babe. You look lovely.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Your vest is amazing.

    http://www.amysfashionblog.com/blog-home

    ReplyDelete
  6. Dear your vest is perfect! You look amazing! :*

    ReplyDelete
  7. Bellissimi colori di questo look. Che carina anche la borsa. Mi piace tanto anche questa location.
    Sei sempre stupenda!!!!

    https://modaodaradosti.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  8. Love the fur vest - super colourful and pretty.

    www.pink-purpledots.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  9. Love the colourful vest - so pretty !

    www.pink-purpledots.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  10. Love the graffiti wall and your coat, so chic :)

    - Marina
    WHIMSICAL WILD THOUGHTS IN ZAANDAM &VOLENDAM
    http://www.waitmarinawho.com/2019/03/whimsical-wild-thoughts-in-zaandam.html

    ReplyDelete
  11. This vest is simply amazing :) You looks awesome!
    Beautyandfashionfreaks

    ReplyDelete
  12. Che bel look!!! Colorato , caldo, sbarazzino e cool!!

    https://nettaredimiele.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  13. Great and colourful pictures dear!
    Have a nice day! xx

    La ilusión de Nina - http://lailusiondenina.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  14. What a cool and colorful look! You´re amazing!

    XO

    Daria

    https://www.dbkstylez.com

    ReplyDelete
  15. adoro la tua faux fur color block!

    ReplyDelete
  16. What a cool look blend well with graffiti Bellisima

    ReplyDelete
  17. You look super cute! Love the combination of outfit!

    ReplyDelete
  18. Preciosas fotos y lugar,tu look es divino!!
    Besos;))

    ReplyDelete
  19. You look so chic and colorful. I love everything about this outfit Paola
    xoxo
    Mary | www.evolvewithmary.com

    ReplyDelete
  20. I think this is an informative post and it is very useful and knowledgeable. therefore, I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. If you are looking for antivirus security for your PC and any other digital devices than. Visit@: my sites :-
    mcafee.com/activate |
    office.com/setup |
    McAfee.com/activate |
    office.com/setup |

    ReplyDelete
  21. Your fur vest look so chic,
    and the hat looks cool
    perfect for a day of antique hunting.

    Ann
    https://roomsofinspiration.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  22. Loving the colors in this look, babe!

    -Ashley
    Le Stylo Rouge

    ReplyDelete
  23. Nice photos! Your outfit is so fun yet chic. I love it!

    xo, Maria
    https://www.miamiamine.com/

    ReplyDelete
  24. buon weekend!!!

    https://modaodaradosti.blogspot.com/

    ReplyDelete
  25. Todo es estupendo! Feliz fin de semana y gracias por pasarte por mi blog! ♡♡♡

    ReplyDelete
  26. OMG! That bag is insanely beautiful!
    xx

    Eli

    www.curly-style.com

    ReplyDelete
  27. everytime i went traveling, i always search for the hip and underground part of the city. this one surely looks like it!! very nice spots

    VVEEKEND 101

    ReplyDelete
  28. Già quando ho visto il post di questo look su Instagram ho pensato: "ecco un look da forte impatto". Quel gilet è una vera opera d'arte e Bruxelles sembra essere un posto perfetto dove indossarlo. Complimenti!

    ReplyDelete
  29. the contrasts on your outfit totally match the scenery! i can only wonder how you do that! SO bold and chic! I am very much impressed!

    Lyosha
    Inside and Outside Blog and Instagram

    ReplyDelete
  30. Perfectly composed articles, thank you for the information.

    Nahid | https://bestclicknow.com/best-fragrances-women-reviews-buy/

    ReplyDelete
  31. Quant'è bello il gilet colorato... Super la borsa. Un bacione e buon fine settimana!
    https://chicchedimamma.com/

    ReplyDelete
  32. Wow, so colorful :) Great outfit as usual!

    ReplyDelete
  33. questo look è strepitoso tesoro!! adoro i colori!!

    www.enricasciarretta.com

    ReplyDelete
  34. That coat looks amazing!Wonderful pictures:-)

    https://www.lostindaydreams.com/

    ReplyDelete
  35. ;D

    Gostei muito do look!

    Ótimo sábado!

    Beijo! ^^

    ReplyDelete
  36. Hello,

    Lovely !

    Sarah, https://sarahmodeee.fr/

    ReplyDelete
  37. Stupenda location 😊 e la tua giacca mi piace molto, adoro i colori vivaci!

    ReplyDelete
  38. This is real power of colors!!! Wonderful , bold look my dear. I love your fur :-)

    ReplyDelete
  39. Love the bag and the fur vest for their vibrant colors!
    Perfect look Paola!

    www.fashionradi.com

    ReplyDelete
  40. Wow, the city looks so artistic and colourful. Your Chanel multi colour bag is just perfect for this city.

    ReplyDelete
  41. Nice outfit. You put everything together so well.

    Have a lovely week ahead! Xx

    http://www.glitsxgrace.com/2019/03/18/networking-tips-for-introverts/

    ReplyDelete
  42. Every day in the world of the internet new things happen. Of course, children's sense of entertainment changes accordingly. For example, friv.party offers you the best and fastest way to find these games. From these different and interesting game genres to top quality work, you can get to the games that everyone wants, on those pages where you have many options. It is now easier to spend time for girls or boys coming home after school, especially at friv.com. Because this platform collects the most preferred children's games in the internet world.

    The characters are interesting and different, the most beautiful adventures and stories take place on these pages. Especially, there are many game types that are among the important and remarkable friv games to be played on the internet. In addition, the design of the site is designed to be simple enough not to distract children. There are not any ads and similar pages that distract people who are constantly disturbing people. Game site is very suitable for playing games.

    Every player who wants can appreciate all these friv options quite nicely and nicely. The easy-to-understand direction keys of these games are easily grasped. In this sense, girls and boys do not have trouble playing games. Moreover, it should not be forgotten that all games are free, that is, they are free. Thousands of young people wanting to play free friv 2 on the internet are going to face the screen, and at the same time, this constantly renewing platform should not be surprised that a brand new game continues to the main page at any moment. Anyone who wishes will be able to browse through all the options they wish and sail into different adventures with different characters. Now you can play your favorite games.

    ReplyDelete
  43. Love those pants <3 and blazer.
    I love the way you arrange your pictures on blog :)

    Maybe you'd like to read my new post Personalised Passport Holder Review

    Much love
    Akanksha
    Fictitious Fashion

    ReplyDelete
  44. you look awesome! love the colors♥

    ReplyDelete
  45. You look so fab!
    xx- Nina

    http://www.stylingwithnina.com/2019/03/transitioning-into-spring.html

    ReplyDelete
  46. Wow, this colorful coat is so cute on you. You look so pretty <3
    Love <3
    http://www.rakhshanda-chamberofbeauty.com/

    ReplyDelete
  47. Amazing pics babe! Thanks for sharing!
    I'm absolutely in love with your vest! ;)
    Have a nice week!

    www.luciagallegoblog.com

    ReplyDelete
  48. Such a gorgeous architecture and your outfit! I really like combination of color on your coat and your bag is so beautiful!

    New Post - http://www.exclusivebeautydiary.com/2019/03/anastasia-beverly-hills-liquid-lipstick_15.html
    Giveaway MAC Velvet Teddy Lipstick - http://www.exclusivebeautydiary.com/2019/03/mac-velvet-teddy-lipstick-giveaway_1.html

    ReplyDelete
  49. mi insegni sempre un sacco di cose interessanti!
    baci Gina

    new post
    http://www.ginabeltrami.com/2019/03/il-futuro-del-fashion-e-green/

    ReplyDelete
  50. love the colorful outfit!
    have a great week,
    S

    ReplyDelete
  51. I just LOVE that jacket. Wow. What a statement!

    Sxx
    daringcoco.com

    ReplyDelete
  52. Love your rainbow fur coat! And that Chanel bag is to die for.

    www.busyandfab.com

    ReplyDelete
  53. Che scatti pazzeschi per non parlare del look....top!
    Nuovo post “JADEA Kids – La nuova collezione SS19” ora su https://www.littlefairyfashion.com

    ReplyDelete
  54. Loved the multicoloured jacket, highly vibrant look, I so want that bag
    www.stylebasket.in

    ReplyDelete
  55. Your statement vest is just stunning and your styling is just perfect as always. You picked the perfect backdrops to go with your outfit.

    Xx
    Nikki
    www.nikkilivinglife.com

    ReplyDelete
  56. Loving your color blocking, very energetic and impressive <3
    https://ohladymania.blogspot.com
    .

    ReplyDelete
  57. You look like a colorful bird today :)

    ReplyDelete
  58. Amazing coat and bag!!!
    I really love those colors and that place!

    akiko
    www.akikohiramatsu.com

    ReplyDelete
  59. quanto sei bella con questo gilet super colorato *_*

    ReplyDelete
  60. Loving these colours Have a lovely weekend babe and enjoy Brussels and the chocolate xoxo Cris
    https://photosbycris.blogspot.com/2019/03/maxim-cover-girl-contest-with-cause.html

    ReplyDelete
  61. wow - you look like a colorful bird my dear xx

    ReplyDelete
  62. indossi un eco fur pazzesca!
    LaLu

    ReplyDelete
  63. Thanks for sharing this great article. You covered everything what I exactly looking for. I have started to earn from blog after reading your post Visit@:-

    McAfee.com/activate |
    McAfee.com/activate |
    office.com/setup |
    office.com/setup

    ReplyDelete
  64. Beautiful. I think if you adore antiques then you can also have some fun at the amazing antique markets
    Leland West

    ReplyDelete
  65. Fotografias cheias de cor! :)
    r: Muito obrigada :)

    ReplyDelete
  66. Such a fab and fancy coat you have here dear! Love it, so colorful!
    Jessica | notjessfashion.com

    ReplyDelete
  67. I love this colorful outfit Paola!

    ReplyDelete
  68. Hello everyone..Welcome to my free masterclass strategy where i teach experience and inexperience traders the secret behind a successful trade.And how to be profitable in trading I will also teach you how to make a profit of $12,000 USD weekly and how to get back all your lost funds feel free to email me on(brucedavid004@gmail.com) or whataspp number is +22999290178

    ReplyDelete
  69. INSTEAD OF GETTING A LOAN,,  I GOT SOMETHING NEW
    Get $5,500 USD every day, for six months!

    See how it works
    Do you know you can hack into any ATM machine with a hacked ATM card??
    Make up you mind before applying, straight deal...

    Order for a blank ATM card now and get millions within a week!: contact us
    via email address::{Automatictellers@gmail.com}

    We have specially programmed ATM cards that  can be use to hack ATM
    machines, the ATM cards can be used to withdraw at the ATM or swipe, at
    stores and POS. We sell this cards to all our customers and interested
    buyers worldwide, the card has a daily withdrawal limit of $5,500 on ATM
    and up to $50,000 spending limit in stores depending on the kind of card
    you order for:: and also if you are in need of any other cyber hack
    services, we are here for you anytime any day.

    Here is our price lists for the ATM CARDS:

    Cards that withdraw $5,500 per day costs $200 USD
    Cards that withdraw $10,000 per day costs $850 USD
    Cards that withdraw $35,000 per day costs $2,200 USD
    Cards that withdraw $50,000 per day costs $5,500 USD
    Cards that withdraw $100,000 per day costs $8,500 USD

    make up your mind before applying, straight deal!!!

    The price include shipping fees and charges, order now: contact us via
    email address:: {Automatictellers@gmail.com}

    Visit our Website for more Info: automatictellers.webs.com
    ®

    ReplyDelete
  70. Great post I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this interesting and knowledgeable article.
    www trendmicro bestbuypc
    webroot safe
    avg product key
    www mcafee activate
    norton com/setup

    ReplyDelete
  71. McAfee, Inc. is an American global computer security software company that protects your PC, laptop and smart-devices from the virus, malware, spam, and spyware.
    mcafee.com/activate
    mcafee.com/activate

    ReplyDelete
  72. As Norton Utilities 16 is the latest edition of Norton Utilities which works with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 Devices.
    Norton.com/nu16

    ReplyDelete

Leave your comment here

Contact

© Express yourself
Design by The Basic Page