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This article was written on 08 Mar 2014.

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Shopping in Style in Moscow

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Vika Gazinskaya

Shopping in Moscow is a splurge. It’s entertaining and therapeutic at the same time. March 8th is a great excuse to buy yourself a new piece from spring/summer collection or one of a kind luxury accessory. Why not to treat yourself to a unique style from famous Russian designers such as Vika Gazinskaya, Daria Subbotina or Kira Plastinina? Splurge on traditional and classic Russian souvenirs like hand painted wooden jeweler box or buy the latest stylish handbag from international designers! Elite Club Ltd. takes you to the most popular, luxury and prestigious department stores in Moscow.

GUM
GUM is one of the most beautiful buildings representing Imperial architecture. It was built in 1893 and today the name abbreviation could be translated as State/Main Department Store.

Kira Plastinina

Kira Plastinina

Located in the heart of Moscow, this store represents Moscow’s cultural and historical statements. If you are planning to spend time shopping at GUM, make sure you will allocate at least half a day. While you are heading to GUM, wonder around Red Square and take pictures of the Bolshoi Theatre. Needless to say, GUM is located in the heart of the Russian capital, so prior to shopping you can check the museum at Kremlin, History Museum and St. Basel’s Cathedral. Once you had enough of Red Square sightseeing, take a break and escape from the noise and buzz into the luxury of GUM.

GUM’s trading area of 60 thousand square meters represents more than 1,500 brands! You can find many international designer brands such as Givenchy, Victoria Beckham, Loro Piana, Carolina Herrera, Dior, Kenzo and Hugo Boss. First floor offers CUM latest collections of expansive jewelry brands, accessories, cosmetics and perfumes. Upstairs you can find a wide selection of men’s clothing. The third floor offers various women brands for reasonable budget. Fourth floor has a variety of denim clothing and it’s the best place in the city to shop for new jeans. If you need a champagne break, you can enjoy a glass of bubbly at Veuve Clicquot bar and smoke a cigar at the elite cigar room.

Built over a century ago, GUM remains the largest department store in Russia. It is not just a shopping mall, its state of the art architecture, where you can appreciate impressive Imperial décor with glass dome, grandeur bridges, and alleys of small boutiques with crafts. Enjoy gourmet food at Bosco cafe, watch a movie and suck up the luxury ambience of Moscow at GUM.

Barvikha Luxury Village
Shopping in Barvikha Luxury Village is a truly unique experience for those who appreciate first class service, latest designer collections and modern architecture. This oasis of luxury and splendor was created for ultra-rich people who reside in nearby neighborhoods. The luxury mall is located in the exclusive suburban Barvikha (8 km from Moscow) and it is a stylish single-story complex of 98 thousand sq. m. Set in the beautiful country location, surrounded by pine trees it’s a perfect place to combine shopping with a day in countryside. Why to drive to Moscow to buy a luxury gift? Barvikha Luxury Village has it all, limited edition jewelry pieces and luxury cars like Ferrari. Among designer brands you can find Giorgio Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Brioni, Prada, Tom Ford and Gucci. The village has 21 brand boutiques, with 5 of them jewelry stores. There are also 2 home interior shops, 5 showrooms and department store Tsum. March 8th is a good occasion to buy a new sparkle from Graff, Chopard, Harry Winston, and Bvlgary or test drive Bentley and Maserati. You can have a bite at Avenue restaurant or enjoy a foot massage at nearby Luxury Barvikha Hotel & SPA.

Enjoy shopping!

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