[Writer's Choice] Modern Hanbok Fashion
Amy Jung , Dec. 21, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
We've all seen the pretty hanboks in sageuks and dream of a time when we could wear them. But to those who've tried them on before, you'll know that it's a bit time-consuming to put on. But there are a few fashion designers who want everyone to wear this Korean clothing every day!
Introducing the modern hanbok! Created in easy-to-wear materials, like cotton or linen, and in patterns that make the clothing appealing to wear every day.
One designer leading the charge is Hwang Yi-seul. She has her own clothing line called "Leesle" where she displays a variety of modern hanboks in different patterns and that have modern details like zippers, buttons, and pockets.
While some Korean fashion designers are still creating elegant hanboks for models to strut down the runway, wearing a modern hanbok is turning into a fashion statement.
Don't miss your chance to wear these modern hanboks the next time you have an outing with friends!