Sarajevo style

This was my everyday style while in Sarajevo with natural makeup!


Wore this style every day…flats…jeans…and a loose top, because it was so hot.


Wore a dress on my last day…


Makeup was also the same every day…natural!


Stone tone

When this weekend rolls around I’ve worked 33 days in a row…Only two days within these 33 have been without an obligation involving other people. I’ve had two Saturdays “off”. But, since I’m working on so many things right now I had to take a few hours even there to catch up on everything.

Don’t take this post as me complaining, I’m just stating facts. It is what it is, it has to be done so I’m doing it. I chose this.

I was on my way home last night, from yet another weekend away working. To cheer myself up I was browsing online stores and ended up with this small order.


Last year I ordered a black and white suit like this one but it never arrived. I’ll try this one out and see if I like it. I also had to get some staples like the T-shirts and the skirt was just an impulse order.


<3 ellviisa

I freaking love spring!

Work mode is in full effect. I have so many exciting things going on, I leave work just to go home and work some more. The sunshine we’ve been having these last few weeks is doing wonders for me and my creativity. As soon as I can tell you about the things I’ve been working on, you know I will.

Later today I have a meeting and after that I’m meeting up with some friends for a drink. Therefore I incorporated my going out outfit with my work outfit.

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new and fresh

My new business cards arrived yesterday!

I absolutely love them. I designed them all on my own and they are perfect. I wanted something simple with a bit of me. I want my whole business to reflect me and the business itself. So the business cards go along with the blog and the address is personalized, which looks so much better than just a regular yahoo address that I had before.


Super happy with the new design of the blog and everything else!



For me shopping in a sale means I really don’t need the item but I get it because it’s cute and at a good price. That’s how I justify shopping anyway. But if there is an item I really need I’ll get it then and there, the price doesn’t really matter. And as I am a shop-a-holic I must have a method where I don’t spend all my money. For me it is the number seven. If I’m shopping in a sale I don’t get more than seven things. At Primark, I don’t get more than seven bags, etc.

Here are the seven items I’m loving from the ASOS Sale at the moment.

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Get to know me better

I know you all have played 20 questions at some point in your life. And I thought it would be fun to start a little tag or whatever you wanna call it. I found some really interesting ones that I’ve answered below. There are more than 20 and you can choose not to answer all of them.

If you do this, let me know because I’d love to read your answers.

First movie you saw in the theater:


Small thing you can’t live without:

My phone

An experience you’ll never forget:

I’d rather not mention it here because it a sad one.

Music you loved as a teenager:

The Backstreet Boys

First book you remember being really affected by

Seven long years until college by Mary Jane Auch

How do you start each morning?

Wake up, brush my teeth, do my make up, get dressed, head out.

Favorite app?

My bank app

What’s your computer desktop/phone lock screen?

I Google searched the word paradise and just chose a piture

Your favorite personal item of clothing:


What do you carry with you every day?

My phone

Favorite place to eat:

Depends on where in the world I am

Place you wish everyone could visit:

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Person in your field whose career/life/work you admire:

As far as bloggers go, Gabi Fresh

Who did you learn the most from?


Favorite thing about the place you live:

I’m a small town girl at heart, I love being 5 minutes away from everything I need

Favorite time of day

I’m a night owl, I like staying up late.

Favorite thing to work with:

My computer

What is the last thing you made?

I made dinner for my friends the other day

What was the last thing you threw in the garbage/recycling?

A plastic shopping bag

What is your favorite quote?

Love quotes in general, always hard to pick just one but I love this one;

‘Love this moment, this moment is your life’

What chore do you absolutely hate doing?

Cleaning the bathroom

What is your favorite form of exercise?


What is your favorite day of the week/month of the year?

Friday for obvious reasons and I think my favorite month is August.

What is on your bedside table?

A lamp and a picture of me and my friend Azerina

What is your favorite body part?

My lips

Would you use the power of invisibility for good or evil? Elaborate.

Good! I’d rescue people if they were in danger.

If you could choose to stay a certain age forever, what age would it be?


What is the first thing you would do if you won the lottery?

Take long vacation

What is your biggest pet peeve?

I hate it when people are late

If you could know the answer to any question, what would it be?

How do you cure cancer?

At what age did you become an adult?

At 27

Recommend a book, movie, or television show in three sentences or less.

Scandal – Having an an affair with the president = DRAMA. Do I need to say more?

What did you do growing up that got you into trouble?

I couldn’t keep my mouth shut. Still can’t!

What was the first album you bought with your own money?

Will Smith, Miami

If someone wrote a book about you, what would be the title?

Elvisa – Her version of events

What story do you wish your family would stop telling about you?

All the crazy things I used to do


Where are you?

So, it’s past 3AM and I’m still awake. I’m always productive at night so here I am writing down goals and aspirations for 2015 and getting the ball in motion in order for me to have a great year! Super excited about that.

Well since the blog is gonna be a vocal point of my future I was also thinking about the readers…
So my question to you is, where do you guys live. Obviously I see where you are from in my stats but more like what city. I plan on traveling to some new places this year and I think it would be fun to maybe meet up and do a collaboration of some sorts.

And if you don’t wanna post in the comment section then message me on Facebook via or email me at


Today was a busy day at work and after that I went to the mall to do some ‘Christmas’ shopping! I say ‘Christmas’ because I don’t really celebrate, because I’m Muslim. But I do like giving gift and where I’m from we give New Year presents instead of Christmas presents. So yeah…you get the point…LOL

Anyway, I picked up the last few ones I needed to get then stopped by my grandparents house for dinner before coming home and wrapping them all.

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Balloon art

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Before & After


Put the ones I’m not giving away just yet under the tree



I told you I felt inspired to get back home and work hard after the weekend and that’s exactly what I did. I got a lot of stuff done. Also, I planned the next few weeks and when to do what. Fun times. Last night I also went to dinner with a few co workers. When you do a lot in the day and you feel accomplished you can do those kinds of things without feeling guilty.

Have a great and productive day!!!


Flashback Friday #ootd

Wore this to a night out with friends at the end of this summer! This is a different look for me, because I’m not very girly. Although I have gone from being all tomboy in my teens to wearing dresses and skirts a few times a month in the last few years.


Boots: Din Dko

Tights: Zizzi

Skirt: Forever 21

Top: H&M

Blazer: Halens

Earrings: Asos

Watch: Michael Kors