They say Ibiza lays on quartz, it’s soil having an incredibly high level of this crystal and that this is where the island gets the special energy it’s known for. So whether the quartz, or the epicurean slash hedonistic image the island forged about itself in the past decades, the level of happiness in Ibiza cannot be questioned and my smile grew only wider… Read more
On Monday morning Charles and I landed in Ibiza and put down our suitcases at the Hard Rock Hotel – it was a most unexpected trip, but when Tag Heuer invites you for a two-days immersion into the hippie heritage you cannot turn it down right? Apart from the pleasing weather and delicious food, we were among the few lucky ones to attend a… Read more
A couple of weeks ago I heard that, this summer, embroidered denim was so mainstream that it became passé, so naturally I dusted off the Topshop jacket I got last spring and took it for a little walk in Geneva. A last sort of “pity walk” you see. I paired it with a denim mini short (for who doesn’t like a little denim-on-denim… Read more
Impertinent, insouciant, unreserved, thus is the French spirit – and whether you’re into Frenchies or not, we all want, or rather need, a bit of these allures in our lives. I might not be a Parisian myself, but I acknowledge the effortless style they brought into fashion and play the parisienne most willingly – wait, where is my beret?
Lately it is Longchamp,… Read more
You’ve been redirected. Redirected from TheRussianCode.com to ElviraAbasova.com and my talk about some little-big changes is finally leading somewhere. Actually, I’ve been thinking of modifying the blog’s name for a while now, and always lacked of time and motivation. But you know how life goes, sometimes all you need is an extra push – mine was a journalist’s question during a recent interview, she… Read more
Hello from moody Geneva my darlings! I haven’t been really present on the blog these past few days but it’s about to change, and talking of change I’m working on a little-big something for this platform, it takes time but I’ll be able to tell you (show you?) what it is all about in the following days. Fingers crossed. As for my outfit posts,… Read more
Ever since I treated myself with some Chanel slippers on this season’s -50% sale I’ve been developing a real obsession with stars: they adorn my newly purchased shoes and the blue dress I’ve been wearing in Paris during my trip with Chanel, plus they appear unceasingly on every piece of my summer wish-list. This has to stop before I start considering a star-tattoo (kidding). I’m not someone that’s particularly attracted by prints, but right now: I’m seeing stars everywhere!