Bring the second day this year of Coachella K-Pop girls group: the end is near Blackpink They made history on Saturday when they became first Asian group to perform in the United States. headline The festival. To a crowd of, reportedly, over 125,000 people, Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa and Rosé used the ground-breaking moment to pay homage to Korean Onstage heritage in hanboksA traditional dress.
OUWR and Kumdanje designed the hanboks The Cheol-lik shape inspired us. Credit: Kumdanje/OUW
One called group “Korea’s cultural delegation” Instagram in Referring to the hanboks There are other visual cues in their show as well, for example one stage backdrop with an angular tiling roof that is reminiscent of traditional roofing. Korean architecture.
Geri “Ginger Spice” Halliwell’s Union Jack Mini dress is the perfect stage costume that can last forever in Public memory. They are especially memorable when they’re worn during a momentous career milestone. At another moment of transition Coachella performance — Beyonce’s 2018 headline set — the singer’s custom Balmain collegiate-style yellow hoodie was a joyful nod to Black culture, specifically historically Black colleagues and universities.
Stage design is another way to acknowledge the importance of Korean heritage. Credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Korea hanboks They are often worn on special occasions. TV dramas. Designers are involved in many TV dramas in The country has also produced contemporary versions that can be worn in everyday life. JULYCOLUMN’s collection for Fall-Winter 202023, presented at Seoul Fashion Week drew from hanbok’s voluminous shapes to design structured jackets as well as shirts. The collection was launched in September. Korean BlueTamburin introduced the traditional Korean garments to an audience in Western countries by creating its Spring/Summer 2023 Collection exclusively with hanbok.
Whether you’re a devoted Blink or not, the looks marked a moment of Asian visibility, recognition of traditional craftsmanship and a powerful example of feeling seen through fashion — representing Korean Culture and symbolically embraces both the past and the future.
After the performance and after addressing the audience in between numbers in The two-hour long performance was a success. Blackpink The set is finished in Korean: “Until now, it has been Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa, and Rosé Blackpink. Thank you.”
Image: Blackpink Perform at the First Weekend of Coachella After removing the semblance of their 2023 hanboks.