korea

Beauty

Meet the hair stylists working with your fave K-pop idols

Wish you could run your fingers through the hair of BTS or Red Velvet? These five talented people get to do it every day.
Park Gahyun
5.17.22
Film

This 90s film captures the rise of Korea's flower boys

Featuring 'Squid Game' star Lee Jung-jae, 'City of the Rising Sun' depicts Seoul on the edge of a pretty boy revolution.
Matthew Regan
5.11.22
Fashion

Getting ready for the Chanel show with G-Dragon

Before the Chanel Cruise 2023 show in Monte Carlo, the K-pop superstar told us about BIGBANG's 'Still Life', his lucky number, and new rainbow hair.
Osman Ahmed
5.9.22
Fashion

The young designers shaping the future of Korean fashion

Meet a new, fearless generation of creatives behind the brands UPNOON, CARNET ARCHIVE, ANCHOVI, GOOMHEO and SUNG JU.
Hong sukwoo
1.20.22
Fashion

Seoul photographer Cho Gi Seok captures a new age of Korean cool

One of the most in-demand young photographers discusses celebrating diversity within Korean identity.
Hyunji Nam
10.7.21
Culture

Meet the queer Korean couples vlogging their lives together

In South Korea, where LGBTQ+ people can often feel invisible, these influencers are creating their own representation.
Hannah Weiss
7.7.21
Fashion

Seoul’s young future shapers are forming a more enlightened post-pandemic city

Seven South Korean creatives discuss their predictions, hopes and dreams.
Kazumi Asamura Hayashi
1.15.21
Culture

6 creepy K-dramas to binge-stream this Halloween

From Netflix bangers like Hotel Del Luna and Kingdom to more niche Korean streaming gems, we’ve got all the scares you need. 
Aniqah Choudhri
10.29.20
Photography

Dadaism Club is challenging Seoul's art scene

Led by photographer Dasom Han, the collective is devoted to exploring the city's hidden taboos.
You Kim
8.19.20
Photography

Yenata's candid photography unveils a liberated side of Seoul

Mesmerising images capturing intimate moments between friends offer a peek behind the curtains of this complex city.
Briony Wright
8.5.20
Culture

This book splits open the world of K-beauty in contemporary Seoul

We speak to author Frances Cha about her debut novel, 'If I Had Your Face', a story which follows four women as they navigate wealth, desire and the practical realities of plastic surgery.
Jenna Mahale
7.22.20
Fashion

Meet the designer creating custom jewellery for BTS

Hurjaboy is the cute and quirky Korean jewellery label creating a resin-bound wonderland.
Elaine YJ Lee
3.31.20
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