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Posted by Yaki-Jones Sunday, August 14, 2022

Creator Lee Young Hyun says BLACKPINK and BTS made Hanbok internationally recognized

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Creator Lee Young Hyun said BLACKPINK and BTS made Hanbok internationally recognized.

On the August 15th episode of KBS 1TV's 'AM Plaza', content creator Lee Young Hyun appeared as a guest and shared her experience trying to raise awareness of Korean culture in celebration of National Liberation day of Korea. 

Lee Young Hyun shared that when she first started traveling in Hanbok, a Korean traditional dress, she was frequently asked if she was Chinese or Japanese and if she was wearing Kimono, which is a Japanese traditional dress. 

But she said that around 2019, many people actually recognized that she was wearing Hanbok. When she asked them back how they recognized Hanbok, they said they saw BLACKNPINK and BTS wearing Hanbok. 

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Jaycaleb8
Jaycaleb81,193 pts Sunday, August 14, 2022 11
Sunday, August 14, 2022

Here is Blackpink wearing ACTUAL Hanboks because what they have on in the photo above ain't it.

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Myrafunmilayo122,972 pts Monday, August 15, 2022 0
Monday, August 15, 2022

What about period kdramas

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