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The Fashion Designers Association of the Philippines (FDAP), in partnership with Holiday Inn Manila Galleria, showcased haute couture at its finest in High Fashion High Tea, a stylistic fashion show last January 31, 2018 at Fab Restaurant. This event marks as FDAP’s first fashion installment for the year 2018, with the theme “Spring and Summer Collection”. Elite members, designers, fashion enthusiasts, and the press gathered for an afternoon tea and cocktails, followed by an elegantly presented fashion runway, showing the sophisticated styles and designs of the group.

From left to right: Gaurav Rai (General Manager of Holiday Inn Manila Galleria), Geena Zablan (Fashion Director),
Nardie Presa (Fashion Designer), Gibeth Gloria (Director of Food and Beverage of Holiday Inn Manila Galleria),
Franck Merot (Executive Assistant Manager of Holiday Inn Manila Galleria)

Holiday Inn Manila Galleria’s team of event professionals had turned its restaurant outlet into a completely different set-up that accommodated 80 people, with a charming cocktail and runway set-up ready for the show. The event was well-attended, with guests and VIP’s gathered over great talks over cocktails and tea.

The occasion commenced at 7pm, featuring designs by uniquely talented Filipino designers as Choi Vallerama, Danika Damo, Jojo Alidio, Kirk Soberon, Norman San Diego, Rex Nicdao, Russ Cuevas, Gil Granado, and Nardie Presa had adorned the setting with their own stylish brands of design. The fashion show was professionally directed by the renowned Ms. Geena Zablan. All were awe-struck and impressed by the collections presented.

Holiday Inn Manila Galleria is the ideal venue to have your special occasions and unique events, such as birthdays, conferences, seminars, and more. Equipped with an excellent team of event experts, guests can surely expect the best function space paired with great service and professionalism to keep your attendees energized and inspired.

For more information, please contact Holiday Inn Manila Galleria at 633-7111 or email For more updates, follow the hotel’s social media sources on Facebook and Instagram accounts.

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