Russian women can be a bit over-the-top in their style, and Russian men can either love this or hate it.
However you choose to dress, most Russian men will appreciate you looking put together.
Russian women can sometimes be headstrong, and while they may complain about it, Russian men like a woman with a strong opinion. This doesn’t mean challenging him on everything he says and does of course, but if you disagree with what he’s saying, speak up!
Or, if you’re sick of him sitting in front of the TV all day, poke fun at him for it – he’ll find it refreshing and motivate rather than annoying.
This is an area where you can really shine against Russian men.
Not to generalize too much, but many Russian men can be quite rough, and you can stand out by being considerate, compassionate, and generally making sure she’s comfortable, happy, and listened-to.
He’ll appreciate being able to do what he’s used to.
This doesn’t mean you have to play an 18-century damsel in distress, but just allow him to treat you like a lady when he attempts to do so.
Decide what you will be doing that day and then ask her to do it. Russian men are well-trained in chivalry, and no matter how modern your Russian girl is, you want to make sure you take care of her in the same way.
This means picking up the bill at the restaurant without discussion, opening doors, giving up your seat on the metro, and always carrying everything except her purse (within reason of course).
When looking at Russian men as potential matches, there are a few things you should know.
Russian men are slightly easier to impress than Russian women, but they also make much faster judgments about whether or not a woman is right for them – and they can be very dismissive if they decide you’re not the one (and difficult to convince otherwise).
Stay away from the stereotypical “nice-guy” territory – you don’t want to seem like a wimp – but listen to her and her wishes in a gallant way.