Welcome the Chinese New Year with a huge helping of Chinese treats and a wardrobe full of auspicious pieces. Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila is ushering in the Year of the Fire Monkey with La Prospérité Chinoise fashion show, a showcase of fashion masterpieces by renowned designer Albert Andrada, complimented by a Chinese feast courtesy of Spiral.

From 7 pm on February 3, 2016 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, the pieces from Andrada’s La Prospérité Chinoise collection will walk down the grand stairs of the hotel’s lobby. Andrada’s third show at the Sofitel floor, the La Prospérité Chinoise collection showcases Andrada’s colorful travels around the globe and highlights jewel tones and grandiose designs.

Fashion Show Director Robby Carmona, Miss World Philippines 2015 First Princess Marita Cassandra Naidas, and Sofitel Philippine Plaza GM Adam Laker

Fashion Show Director Robby Carmona, Miss World Philippines 2015 First Princess Marita Cassandra Naidas wearing Andrada, and Sofitel Philippine Plaza GM Adam Laker

A Chinese Robe of Blue and gold dragon jacquard is worn over a beige mikado gown. A rouched bodice cascades to the side of the down giving a draped effect. The gown was inspired by the glamour days of Shanghai during the early 1900s.

A Chinese Robe of Blue and gold dragon jacquard is worn over a beige mikado gown. A rouched bodice cascades to the side of the down giving a draped effect. The gown was inspired by the glamour days of Shanghai during the early 1900s.

After the show, guests will be treated to Spiral’s Chinese culinary artisan Chef Michael Tai’s 10 Secrets to Happiness—a culinary interpretation of prosperity, longevity, friends, faith and fortune. Traditional Chinese dishes like dim sums and seafood are given an interesting twist to excite the palate and inspire an auspicious year.

Discover Sofitel at www.sofitel.com. For inquiries and reservations,  call tel. no. +63 2 832 6988 or email H6308-fb12@sofitel.com.

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