Here are some humorous responses from the social networks:
The sketches of the logo. Painstakingly, step by step, the choice was made by the Lebedev Studio.
Average Russian folks have offered more creative solutions.
Some even speculate that the logo was copied from the Macy’s.
Others offered a nostalgic design.
Update: Moscow city authorities have not confirmed that Lebedev’s logo is chosen to represent the city.