- Fashion -

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!

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Current situation : I woke to sunlight in Porto Vecchio, south of Corsica, swam 20min in the still-cold swimming pool in front of my parent’s house, and am right now writing this blogpost (my first since we left Geneva a week ago!) while drinking coffee and waiting for everybody else to wake up. To many it can seem like a basic holiday situation but… Read more

After having spent the last two weeks in Switzerland, enjoying cocktails on local events here in Geneva and planning some crazy cool projects from Zurich, I am now more than ready for new adventures and my already packed luggage testifies of it. Yep, some of my most attentive readers have spotted on Instagram that I announced two upcoming trips: first Charles and I are… Read more