Red Velvet Accused of Copying Fashion Brand Olympia Le-Tan
D-Bo , Sept. 9, 2015, 10:03 a.m.
K pop girl group Red Velvet recently held their comeback showcase for their album ‘The Red’. The group’s outfits are under fire for resembling fashion brand Olympia Le-Tan. Netizens put up a comparison of the girls' outfits and runway models wearing similar designs from 2015 S/S collection of French fashion brand OLYMPIA LE- TAN. Red Velvet's are quite different but the details and patterns are exactly the same.
SM Entertainment clarifies that the outfits were purchased by the stylists and customized it a bit that's why it's not exactly the same.
Red Velvet is a South Korean girl group formed by S.M. Entertainment in 2014. They made their debut with the digital single "Happiness", which was released August 4, 2014. Originally debuting with four members, the group is currently composed of five members: Irene, Seulgi, Wendy, Joy, and Yeri.