Archive for the ‘Shopping’ Category

Today I have another favorite Korea shopping spot of mine that many visitors would not think to spend much time in~  Gangnam Station!  Yes that is right, the metro station in Gangnam has some amazing shopping for the newest trends on a very modest budget.  I find MANY of my 10,000 won treasures ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Today I have a sweet little boutique tucked away on the quiet Northern area of Hongdae to share with you! We discovered it one day on our way to Molly's Pop's and immediately I was sucked in by all the cute clothing on display outside!  I am pleased to introduce you to "Star Shine" boutique~ sweet ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Do you like edgy Korean style with a bit of a punk or rock twist? I would love to share with you the popular online shop Bloody Cat 블러디캣, a favorite here for people into this style of fashion in Korea where it is a bit harder to find! ★ ☆ ★  STYLE: K-Rock        PRICE POINT: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
For your enjoyment, here are a few cute outfits I spotted on display at the malls here in Korea for the winter season! I have some from Edae, Gangnam, Hongdae, and Seoul general~ maybe you can pick up on the subtle style changes for each area.  I'll add some more to this post if I find any others~ hope ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Today I want to share a favorite spot of mine located in the trendy shopping area of Garosugil~ the unique clothing shop"POP Boutique" Pop Boutique is a fun small shop that carries a unique selection of hand-picked items mixed with custom pieces, everything is really stylish and often celebrity ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Hongdae (홍대)  is an area in Seoul that is the home of Hongik University (where the area's name comes from) and just a metro station away from other large universities in the surrounding area like Ewha, Sogang, Yonsei, and more.  Because of this it has become a very active hub for college night ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
   Are you looking for a good place to shop in Gangnam? This past weekend the newest location of the Korean Brand  8 Seconds (aka 8ight seconds, 8seconds, or 에잇세컨즈 ) opened its doors at last with crowds lining up!  I figured this would be a perfect time to not only share some photos ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Are you looking for a great place to buy shoes in Seoul, Korea? I highly recommend getting your shoe shopping done at the Edae / Ewha University area if you want the best selection of unique styles and prices! The back shopping streets have several large shoe shops literally PACKED with choices for ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Time for a Seoul Flea Market feature!  Today lets visit the Platoon Night Flea Market in the ever trendy + swanky Apgujeong neighborhood of Gangnam! ♥ ♥ ♥ Platoon Night Flea Market is by far the hippest of all the reoccurring flea markets held in Seoul, which is to be expected I suppose considering ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
One thing I love about Dongdaemun 동대문 is that no matter what time you happen to stop by, something new seems to be going on.  New areas open, other areas close, tents sprout up like weeds, and disappear just as quickly.  One good example is a yellow tent night-time market that occurs from around ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »

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