Fashion Accessories

The Most Elegant Korean Jewellery and Trends !

The way Korean skin care products and Korean Makeup products are trend setting around the world, the same way Korean Jewellery is astonishing too! Jewellery! One of the dearest and most precious asset, specially for ladies.Wearing these different jewellery pieces including earrings, bracelet, bangles, rings and necklace play a major role in increasing one’s beauty. Rather than bold and colourful jewellery, Koreans see simple jewellery with a lot of layering pieces. Rather than the classical golden finish, rose gold colour tone [...]

Korea's e-commerce exports up 83% in Q2

South Koreans’ direct purchases from foreign countries edged up in the second quarter of this year, with online purchases of Korean products by overseas shoppers nearly doubling, government data showed Wednesday. Koreans’ direct purchases of foreign goods via overseas online shopping malls reached 411.8 billion won ($369.3 million) during the April-June period, up 5 percent from 392 billion won a year ago, according to the data compiled by Statistics Korea. At the same time, internet-based direct sales made by overseas shoppers [...]

LG Electronics to announce earnings guidance on July 8

THE INVESTOR] LG Electronics is expected to announce its second-quarter earnings guidance on July 8. Local analysts estimate the company’s operating profit to stand at about 594.7 billion won (US$517 million). The Korean tech giant started releasing its quarterly earnings guidance since the first quarter this year. Analyst say that despite the lukewarm sales of its flagship smartphone G5, the company’s robust TV and appliance sales could make up for the operating loss of its mobile business division. The mobile division last week [...]

Know How to Buy Korean Jewelry at amazing Prices

Wearing the finest dress isn’t sufficient to look gorgeous if it not teamed up with perfect jewelry accessories, like unpolished diamond are worth much less then polished one, and jewelry is what no one can’t ignore. While going to the upcoming event/parties, it is recommended to try out South Korean jewelry. They are generally designed with lot of stones that make you look more beautiful and attractive. From fair dress to gorgeous dresses, the Korean earrings to watches fits [...]

Department stores report growth in spring sales

Korean department stores posted a surge in sales during the spring discount season, helped by revived sentiment from last year’s slump and spending by Chinese travelers, industry data showed Monday. Major department stores held a series of discount events from late March to mid-April, attracting both domestic customers and Chinese nationals visiting the nation. Lotte Department Store, the No. 1 department chain by Lotte Group, said its sales from March 31 to April 16 rose 4.5 percent from a year ago, [...]

Time-pressed, strategic spenders turn to at-home beauty care

Despite her busy schedule, Kim Na-eun, a 30-year-old office worker in Seoul, visits a skin care clinic every now and then, whenever she feels the need to rejuvenate, or give some “proper attention” to her skin. These days, though, her visits have stopped — not because she has stopped investing in skin care, but because she now relies on a set of at-home beauty care devices instead. Ranging from a rechargeable sonic skin cleansing brush to a microcurrent-generating facial massage roller, [...]

Spanish shoemakers gear up for local market

Spanish shoemakers’ interest in the Korean market is gaining momentum. After last year’s second-quarter Spain Fashion Exhibition hosted by ICEX, Spain’s trade and investment promotion agency, the shoemaking industry also dominated this year’s fair. At last Thursday’s 6th Spain Fashion Exhibition held at the DDP, Seoul, 11 of 17 participating companies were shoe manufacturers while four were accessory and apparel brands and two were baby product brands. At last year’s exhibition, 13 of 18 participating companies were shoe manufacturers, the largest [...]

Dior creates millionaire skateboarders‘ perfect wardrobe

PARIS (AFP) – When Kris Van Assche was designing the new Dior menswear collection, he had a very specific person in mind, he told AFP Saturday as it debuted on the Paris catwalk. “It‘s a young Parisian who creates a skate park in the 800-square-meter apartment he lives in a (historic) Haussmannian building,” the Belgian designer said. Mere mortals may wonder if such a person really exists — most families in the city would be happy to live in a home [...]

COS emphasizes 'modern,' 'timelessness'

Collection of Style (COS), the sophisticated sister label of Swedish multinational fashion giant H&M, has launched its first standalone store in one of Korea’s most famous luxury districts, Cheongdam in southern Seoul, on Nov. 25. The brand previously introduced limited collections at three stores in Korea — Lotte World Mall in Jamsil, Times Square in Yeoungdeungpo and Hyundai Department Store in Pangyo — but the new store in Cheongdam is quite symbolic, because the neighborhood is mostly occupied by stores [...]

Cosmetics tie in with technology for smart consumer marketing

Stepping inside the newly opened Aritaum flagship store near Gangnam Station in Seoul, one will encounter not only an abundance of makeup products, but also several eye-catching devices and service stations located throughout the brightly lit shop. A corner equipped with Iope Bio Lab’s cutting-edge skin evaluation machine offers customers a detailed skin examination and consultation for free while tech-savvy “beauty mirrors” enable visitors to virtually try on diverse Laneige makeup products using a tablet linked to the brand’s mobile [...]