LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach's striking red outfit at New York fashion event

MANILA, Philippines – After her stint as special correspondent for Inside Edition in Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, California, Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach returned to New York and participated in a fashion event in the city. 

On Thursday, February 11, Pia was one of the celebrities who walked down the runway for the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women's fashion event presented by Macy's. Pia walked the runway in a red gown designed by Carmen Marc Valvo.

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Screengrab from American Heart Association/Go Red for Women

 

Line 'em up! It's SHOWTIME! #GoRed #RedDressCollection @Macys pic.twitter.com/BmNgGSteCP — GoRedForWomen (@GoRedForWomen) February 12, 2016

 

Here comes @MissUniverse! #MissUniverse #RedDressCollection @Macys pic.twitter.com/LNf0IvIxQr — GoRedForWomen (@GoRedForWomen) February 12, 2016

The Lovely @MissUniverse strikes a winning pose backstage at the #RedDressCollection Fashion Show pic.twitter.com/ZtBWCIXPHg — Macy's (@Macys) February 12, 2016

Queen P in her Carmen Marc Valvo gown. @missuniverse @piawurtzbach. #nyfw #piawurtzbach #missuniverse #goredforwomen #reddresscollection A photo posted by @misssphilippines on Feb 11, 2016 at 5:53pm PST

 

Other stars who were part of the event include Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo, Candace Cameron Burke, Debbie Gibson, singer Monica, and more.

Before the event, Pia also attended New York Fashion Week, where she was able to watch the fashion show of Nicholas K.

Day 1 of @NYFW in a killer look by @NicholasKStudio and shoes by @Monika_Chiang. (Posted via @Fashion_Week) A photo posted by Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach (@missuniverse) on Feb 11, 2016 at 2:10pm PST

 

@missuniverse @nicholaskstudio @monika_chiang #missuniverse #piawurtzbach #nicholask #monikachiang #marquisbias #styledbymb #nyfw A photo posted by Marquis Bias (@marquisbiasnyc) on Feb 11, 2016 at 12:48pm PST

 

@missuniverse front row at Nicholas K this morning wearing @nicholaskstudio and @monika_chiang. Also, me creeping from the second row hiding behind my new favorite @super_sunglasses. #missuniverse #piawurtzbach #confidentlybeautiful #nicholask #monikachiang #marquisbias #styledbymb #retrosuperfuture #nyfw A photo posted by Marquis Bias (@marquisbiasnyc) on Feb 11, 2016 at 12:42pm PST

 

According to the Go Red For Women website, the event highlights the importance of learning more about and preventing heart diseases, which remain one of the most prevalent causes of death. It was reported that heart diseases and stroke kill one out of 3 women each year. An estimated 44 million women suffer from heart conditions in the US.

To make a donation, click on your chosen celebrity on the website and choose the amount you are willing to donate for the cause. – Rappler.com 

 

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