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A Kpop Fashion History

A Kpop Fashion History

By April Jay

Podcast exploring the history of Korean fashion in pop culture hosted by April Jay.
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Squid Game: Storytelling through Color and Costume

A Kpop Fashion History

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Ride a Cowboy: Kpop's Adoration of the American West
Ride a Cowboy: Kpop's Adoration of the American West
The image of the American west has lasted for decades with current stars like Lil Nas X bringing the style back more colorful than ever. As Kpop embraces the global stage there's no wonder why the industry has taken a strong liking to the style. If you like what you hear you can follow this podcast on Twitter @KFashionPodcast or email questions, comments and feedback to kpophistorypodcast@gmail.com.
10:21
January 14, 2022
10 Steps Too Many? The Decline of K-Beauty
10 Steps Too Many? The Decline of K-Beauty
Kpop and Kdramas are growing exponentially while the K-Beauty fare has died down. As the beauty world moves toward Skinimalism - simplified beauty - can K-Beauty keep up or will the 10 step regime finally be too much? Let me know your thoughts! Email kpophistorypodcast@gmail.com or Tweet/DM @kfashionpodcast on Twitter _________ From furry back jackets, helmets with capes and every variation of a mullet you can thing of - the Kpop industry has created some of the most iconic looks in the world: And I'm here to dissect it. Welcome to a KPop Fashion History Podcast.  Full Transcript: https://www.sweetxaesthetic.com/2021/12/10-steps-too-many-decline-of-k-beauty.html
17:55
December 06, 2021
Appropriation or Appreciation? When Black American Culture Becomes a Costume
Appropriation or Appreciation? When Black American Culture Becomes a Costume
This week we're joined by Content Creator and Writer for The Kraze, Young Ajummah! We discuss the exploitation and appreciation of Black American Culture in Kpop.  Follow Young Ajummah! https://twitter.com/Young_Ajummah Podcast: https://twitter.com/kdramareports Radio show: https://twitter.com/aewenradio Follow on Twitter! https://twitter.com/KFashionPodcast Join the conversation: https://www.sweetxaesthetic.com/2021/12/appropriation-or-appreciation-when.html
48:17
November 12, 2021
Squid Game: Storytelling through Color and Costume
Squid Game: Storytelling through Color and Costume
The way color and costume have merged together to tell the rich story of Squid Games is mesmerizing. How green is used to represent the overflowing greed and red to show power from those at the top are all topics to be explored.   _________  From furry back jackets, helmets with capes and every variation of a mullet you can thing of - the Kpop industry has created some of the most iconic looks in the world: And I'm here to dissect it. Welcome to a KPop Fashion History Podcast. If you like what you hear you can follow this podcast on Twitter @KFashionPodcast. Y You can email questions, comments and feedback to kpophistorypodcast@gmail.com. Full Transcripts for accessibility are available at SweetxAesthetic.com.
12:20
October 01, 2021
SHINee: Trendsetters - Part 1
SHINee: Trendsetters - Part 1
SHINee's stylist was once quoted saying their style "reflects their music -  mixing overground and underground - haute couture with street fashion but very modern' like the group." Listen in to explore their journey shaping fashion in the Kpop music industry.   _________ From furry back jackets, helmets with capes and every variation of a mullet you can thing of -  the Kpop industry has created some of the most iconic looks in the world: And I'm here to dissect it. Welcome to a KPop Fashion History Podcast. If you like what you hear you can follow this podcast on Twitter @KFashionPodcast. You can also listen to episodes on YouTube and IGTV @ April_Jay88. You can email questions, comments and feedback to kpophistorypodcast@gmail.com. Full Transcripts for accessibility are available at SweetxAesthetic.com.
15:00
October 01, 2021