Travelling to South Korea for winter? Here’s an affordable list of the most popular Korean style winter wear and ulzzang outfits from Taobao!
South Korea is one of Asia’s most fashion forward capitals, so it’s no surprise that everyone is dressed to impress, even when it’s freezing cold! When searching for affordable and fashionable winter wear for your upcoming 5D4N holiday in Seoul, look no further than Taobao.
From dainty pastel knitwear to vintage style jackets, here’s a Taobao shopping guide to 10 stylish Korean winter wear and accessories:
1. Men’s Oversized Long Overcoat
A simple yet chic coat is essential in every fashionista’s winter wardrobe. Koreans love their outfits oversized, so this men’s oversized long overcoat is a must cop for those aspiring to accentuate their Korean ulzzang style in the freezing cold.
2. Women’s Zip-Up Woollen Jacket
Sage has been all the rage recently. From nails to phone covers and outfit ensembles, this dusty green colour has taken over all across the globe – including South Korea, one of Asia’s leading fashion capital. Get your hands on this women’s zip-up woollen jacket for a comfy and chic Korean style winter outfit.
3. Men’s High Collar Knitted Pullover
One of the standard Korean ‘oppa’ essentials, a knitted oversized pullover is a sure way to get that simple and charismatic look down. This men’s high collar knitted pullover is also perfect for layering, so it’s a definite must-have in your winter wardrobe!
4. Turtleneck Knitted Top
Let your feminine side flourish with this dainty pastel coloured knitted turtleneck! Also perfect for layering, this versatile turtleneck is sure to turn heads when you’re sipping coffee in one of South Korea’s hottest cafes.
5. Men’s Vintage Style Jacket
Add some character to your Korean winter outfit with this men’s vintage style jacket. Don’t let the loud splotches of colour intimidate you, because this jacket goes well with almost any other inner wear!
6. Women’s Knitted Bodycon Dress
Minimalist styles are timeless in South Korean fashion. Add this soft, elegant women’s knitted midi dress to your wardrobe for a casual, cosy, and chic look to stay effortlessly stylish in winter. Against the backdrop of Seoul’s most popular neighbourhoods, you’ll be sure to capture the cutest outfit shots.
7. Women’s High-Waisted A-Line Gingham Midi Skirt
You can never go wrong with gingham patterns! The thoughtful cut and style of this women’s high-waisted A-line midi skirt is also super flattering, so you’ll definitely be looking AND feeling good in the cold.
8. Unisex Minimalistic Anti-Odour Cotton Socks
Dress up your kicks while keeping your feet warm and cosy with these adorable minimalistic cotton socks! They come in an assortment of 5, so you’ll have the perfect pair to any winter ulzzang outfit.
9. Women’s Retro Style Woollen Beret
Popularised by many South Korean celebrities, berets have become one of the hottest accessories in the South Korean fashion scene. Not only are they warm and snuggly, these unisex retro style woollen berets also top your winter outfit off with class! You’ll look extra cute with the beret when trying out the 8 best restaurants in Seoul.
10. Women’s Knitted Mini Scarf
Having to bundle up doesn’t mean you have to compromise your style! Get your hands on unisex woollen scarves for that added style (and warmth) to your winter outfit.
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