Trend-Plate: An Autumn in Moscow

To most avid travellers, Moscow may be best visited in winter, when the Red Square and the spires of the Basilica of Saint Peter being covered with sheets of virgin white snow - which reminds us of either the classic snow globe or a scene in the animated feature, Anastasia.

However, Moscow in a
utumn can be a breathtaking sight that any traveller should not miss as the colours of the fallen leaves blend well with the hue of its evening sky and the richly gilded palette of its well-preserved historical buildings.

This autumn, reminisce the glory of Russian Tsarina-inspired collection by Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel (circa pre-fall 2009) with these glorious offerings by

Row 1: (L-R) Feather-print silk-georgette cape by Alexander McQueen, £510; Wool-blend coat by Milly, £598; Wool and silk-blend intarsia dress by Alexander McQueen, £944.

Row 2: (L-R) Crown Kick 18-karat gold cuff by John Hardy, £2,842; Cotton gold print T-shirt by Alexander McQueen,£202; Lizard-trim acetate sunglasses by Linda Farrow, £330.

Row 3: (L-R)
Studded braided leather belt by Balmain, £1,034; Mini Pop metallic leather bag by Lanvin, £655; Lili 100 thigh-high boots by Christian Louboutin, £1,292.

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