1. Pan from Moscow street to facade of fashion boutiques
2. Various of designer shop windows
3. Interior Gucci shop
4. Interior jewellery shop
5. Helen Yarmak, top Russian clothes designer and model, displaying one of her pieces
6. SOUNDBITE: (English) Helen Yarmak, Russian clothes designer and model
"Now my clients are mostly independent women, I mean women who are in business. And they travel a lot, they see all the world, they are people from the world. And most of them have their own businesses and they need clothes as part of their image."
7. Mid shot of Yarmak's work
8. Close-up of Yarmak's label
9. SOUNDBITE: (English) Alexander Gubsky, Deputy editor of Russian daily, Vedomosti
"Last year the fashion sales in Moscow were incredibly successful. I think there are two main reasons why the sales were so successful. Firstly, this is economic. You know that last year our economy grew by 5.2 per cent, so people have more money to spend. And the second reason, of course, is psychological, because we Russians have lost our money twice in the last ten years, so Russians don't believe in banks or mutual funds and want to spend their money now."
10. Mid shot of car arriving at shops
11. Cutaway of shop window
12. SOUNDBITE: (Russian) Voxpop, Maria
"In the last two or three years many new boutiques have appeared and there's no point shopping abroad because it's practically the same here."
13. Exterior shop
14. SOUNDBITE: (Russian) Oxanna, Shop assistant in a designer boutique
"In our shop different people come in and shop - young people, more solid people, bankers, office workers and children of politicians."
15. Exterior tracking shot along glitzy street in darkness
16. Entrance to the Corona Club
17. Various of the rich and famous inside the club
Retail sales are on the up in the Russian capital Moscow - and not in the everyday areas of shopping, such as food and other mundane products.
Moscow's glitzy, high-class fashion boutiques are outperforming New York, Milan and other cities.
Many high-fashion houses, including Brioni, Givenchy and Chanel, sold more in their Moscow boutiques last year than they did in other cities.
Store owners say luxury clothing sales have been growing in Russia since 1999 and increased this year by around 40 per cent as the market returned to pre-crisis 1997 levels.
Brioni's Moscow boutique took first place in worldwide sales last year, while Gucci's store came in second after New York and the Dolce & Gabbana boutique came second after Milan.
Fendi's Moscow store came in third after Rome and New York, while Chanel came in third worldwide but first in terms of sales per square metre.
Nina Ricci's Moscow boutique is the company's best performer internationally, while Givenchy is also in top place and Bosco di Ciliegi is one of Max Mara's biggest buyers.
But who is shopping in these stores?
According to Helen Yarmak, one of Russia's top fur designers, they're young upwardly mobile women with their own businesses - in other words, New Russians.
For these people image is everything - not just what they wear, but where you go and with whom.
Being seen in the right clothes at the right party with the right people is, for them, of the utmost importance.
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