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THE JOSEON FASHION SHOW – THE ROYAL WEDDING & CORONATION SPECIAL EDITION PART 2

2) THE BRIDE InKyung wears a chijeokui, a red ceremonial robe which is decorated with symbolic artwork. The red attire of the future queen represents her role of a helper to the king and a further blessing to the king. The pattern of a pair of birds on the robe signifies the harmony between yin and yang, or the […]

THE JOSEON FASHION SHOW – JANG OK JUNG EDITION PART 4

7) THE FIREFLY GOWN JOJ’s daenggi meori hairstyle consists of a braid adorned by a black daenggi with a golden pattern (a ribbon) and a gorgeously designated dwikkoji (smaller hairpin) on one side of her head that links together various shapes of flowers, leaves and a butterfly. The chima made of an intense magenta colour and adorned by an elegant norigae (pendant) contrasts with the atypical black jeogori. The upper garment consists of […]

THE JOSEON FASHION SHOW – JANG OK JUNG EDITION PART 2 – UPDATED

3) THE GREEN CONCUBINE GOWN This particular attire is characterized by its striking green hangui (an upper garment of royalty) decorated with prominent embroidery of magnolia flowers and bound with a contrasting black otgoreum (a cloth string) on which is hung a norigae (hanbok pendant) that iseither an opulent wine bunch or intricate flower petal.  The white kudong (ending of sleeves) decorate the sleeves and perfect match the donjeong akat the […]