Everything was more simple back then. The country’s reputation wasn’t as popular as these days. Seoul was less sophisticated and there were still many poor areas. People were less materialistic and plastic surgery wasn’t as common as these days.
“Korea in the 1970s and ’80s had no fashion industry at all. It hardly had any industries to be honest. Up until the 1990s, I would say that we were barely living in a developed country.” – Woo Youngmi, fashion designer.
The ’90s in Korea was a crazy time. Fashion trends come and go but the style is forever! These 90s fashion trends in Korea are so bold and trendy, they look like K-Pop Idols’ stage outfits.