10 Fashion Trends You’ll See This Spring in Korea

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With cherry blossom trees slowly blossoming in the city and Seoul Fashion Week just wrapping up, it is time to get your hands on some of the hottest IT items this upcoming season.

1. Hair Clips

In the cynical world of fashion, it’s no surprises that one day they are in, and the next they are out. As of right now, brought to you by appearances on Instagram, embellished hair clips- the ones we all had as little girls- are in again.

These statement hair accessories have made their way onto recent runways, from cutesy pearl hair clips from Simone Rocha to edgy crystallized pins from Ashley Williams. These childhood favourites even made its way onto the Chanel Spring 2019 show, crafted into the brand’s signature double C logo. These hair adornments are the perfect jewels for your hair if you ever want a little extra sparkle to your outfit.

2. Neons

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Just when you thought the Colour blocking trend is so 2009, it’s suddenly making its comeback in brighter neon colours. From total neon looks on the fashion runway to racks in high street stores, these brights aren’t going anywhere. Make sure to go bold with colour this spring. Go bright or go home!

3. Polka Dot dresses

polkadot spring trend
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This timeless print never goes out of style. Seen on runways of Celine, Jacquemus and many fashion bloggers/influencers, these dotted dresses add that extra pop to your spring wardrobe. So if you fancy a fun spring trend to try, definitely pick up a polka dot dress this spring.

4. Crochets

crochet spring trend
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Ever since last September’s Fashion Weeks, crochet’s been on the fashion radar for months. As the temperature is slowly starting to rise, Spring is the perfect season to sport some crochet looks. From dreamy vacation getaway crochet tops to everyday wearable crochet jumpsuits, Tis the season for resort wear.

5. Tie-Dye Tees

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The ultimate 70’s hippie dye-job has officially made a comeback with a vengeance for Spring 2019. It was a huge trend that was seen on and off the runway from a wide variety of brands. The tie dye tee is perfect for someone who is feeling a bit nostalgic and looking to having some fun looks this upcoming season.

6. Bike shorts

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As hard as it is for some of us to accept it, bike shorts are a thing now, people. They were unmissable on the spring runways. Besides the classic black spandex bike shorts, designers jazzed them up with prints, bold colours and even unique fabrication. If you are looking for a daring new trend to sport, be sure to get your hands on a pair of bike shorts this season and start styling.

7. Mini Bags/Purses

mini bag spring trend
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It’s the year 2019 and purses are no longer cool if they are utilitarian. On the spring runways, many mini and micro-sized bags have made their appearances. Some of them so small just enough to hold one lipstick. Who needs a functional bag when it’s that cute and accentuates the outfit , am I right?

8. Mixed Prints

mixed print spring trend
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Spring trends are all about making a statement and this year is no exception. Now, prints should be worn all-over, the print-on-print game is still going strong. Don’t be afraid to take risks and clash different prints and patterns merrily together.

9. Fruity Colored Suits

fruity suits spring trend
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Not a risk taker and looking for an easier way to energize your wardrobe? Dress in fruity coloured suits for that extra bit of joy. Perfect for any occasions, whether it be going to work or date nights, one can never go wrong with a monochrome outfit in spring.

10. Bucket Hats

It’s no surprises that Spring weather is unpredictable. Thanks to this bucket hat trend, we could all look edgy this spring whilst being weather proof. Rain or Shine and even on those bad hair days, this fisherman styled hat has got you covered.