The Netflix Hanbok Trend: Can Foreigners Wear Hanbok?

The small-screen trend of hanboks on Netflix is helping new audiences discover and appreciate this beautiful Korean attire. If you’re among the many viewers tuning in to binge watch K-Dramas like “The Kingdom”, “The King: Eternal Monarch,” and “Mystic Pop-Up Bar” you’ve probably wondered what the story is with the gorgeous, princess-like skirts that the heroines are wearing. You might even have wondered if, as a non-Korean, it is culturally appropriate for you to don these outfits. Here are three tips for wearing a hanbok as a non-Korean so that you can join the trend with confidence. Respect Tradition A … Continue reading The Netflix Hanbok Trend: Can Foreigners Wear Hanbok?