As the scorching weather closes in on us, countless of brands have already started to release their Summer collections. Meanwhile, a few others are still trying to get the perfect natural lighting for their lookbooks while the sun is still up high.
If you remember @cheristyle_ making an appearance at Seoul Fashion Week to showcase her label “MIX TO KILL” last month, there were also a number of individuals that had people’s eyes on lock at certain pieces they stepped into DDP with.
Lets take a closer look at some of these remarkable pieces we spotted at the recent Seoul Fashion Week.
Kim Nara who goes by the Instagram name of @naras._ is a Seoul based fashion influencer. On one of the last days of SFW, she was spotted wearing a pair of glasses from LAPIZ’s new exclusive range. With this in mind, she is actually @cheristyle_‘s best friend.
₩258,000 ( approx. £176 / €203 / $228 )
BBYB stands for “Blank By Bella”. Bella meaning “beautiful woman” in Italian. It is a contemporary womenswear brand that presents new and unique concept designs every season with various colours and materials. Their Tindy Square bag from their new collection was seen being carried by Kim Seolhee, a YG Kplus model.
₩129,000 ( approx. £90 / €102 / $115 )
The Le Piccolo Micro bag is from Jacquemus’s Spring/Summer 19 collection. It is handcrafted in goat suede material and includes a long gold chain strap. The other half of Duo Gigs, Cherrie Liong, is a Malaysian fashion blogger and stylist who was spotted wearing the Piccolo bag at SFW.
₩574,000 ( approx. £400 / €450 / $504 )
AVECATTIE is a minimalist fashion Korean brand with pieces made to be specifically aimed at young women allowing them to express their emotions of their generation into everyday clothing. The Oversized Crop Shirt is from the label’s Spring 19 collection and was worn by Lee Seoyeon, another YG Kplus model.
₩219,000 ( approx. £150 / €173 / $195 )
A hot Pink OCT.3 Jacket from the new collection with the front collar marked with their season logo, worn by one of Korea’s top stylist, Cheri was certainly a head-turner for the paparazzi.
₩286,000 ( approx. £195 / €225 / $253 )
Baek Jaewon, a model and actress under Morph MGMT was spotted at SFW wearing a white colourway of Vibrate’s Lid String Point Jogger pants from their Spring/Summer 18 range. The polyster jogger pants features four oversized pockets at the front making it possible for various styling.
₩258,000 ( approx. £176 / €205 / $230 )
As seen on the last New York Fashion Week runway, the Silk Satin Trench Dress is truly one of a kind. It is a double breasted trench dress with cutouts featuring an open back below the storm flap and along the shoulder seam at the front. This ultra blue coloured satin dress was worn by a model who goes by the Instagram name of @heetico_co.
₩2,300,000 ( approx. £1,555 / €1,800 / $2,050 )
ICHNDU is a Seoul based streetwear label that was established back in 2017. Their journey began with simple graphics printed on phone cases and crew tees. This logo shirt is part of their Spring/Summer 19 collection and is also available in a fuchsia pink colourway. Sumin, a Korean fashion Instagrammer, was seen wearing it as a dress with knee-high socks and a pair of black mid platform boots.
₩89,000 ( approx. £62 / €71 / $80 )
If you know these two, then you are a true Qtee. With over 400,000 subscribers on Youtube, the twin sisters who goes by the name Q2HAN totally shook the ground upon stepping foot on the entrance of DDP. Qjin appeared in a dress from Maggie Marilyn, a New Zealand based brand. The dress is short in length with a puff sleeve and tailored waist making it fun and modern to style with a pair of sneakers for a casual look.
₩933,100 ( approx. £630 / €730 / $820 )
Alongside Qjin is her twin sister Qwon. Sharing almost the same silhouette as the dress Qjon is wearing with the iconic puff sleeve, Qwon’s jacket features a concealed zip and a gently nipped waist.
₩725,000 ( approx. £500 / €565 / $640 )
Korean fashion is genuinely a niche market in Europe and US. In other words, there are a great deal of brands out there that we are missing out on. Seoul Fashion Week is truly a must-attend event for fashion enthusiasts around the globe so we hope to see you at the next one!
In the meantime, check out the hottest pieces worn by K-pop girl group MOMOLAND for their latest album comeback!