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The Shoe Haven that is Seongsu-dong

Who doesn’t love shoes? The Handmade Shoes Street located at Seongsu-dong is a big reminder of the humble beginnings of Korea’s shoe industry. The handmade shoes industry started sprouting around Seongsu-dong in the 1990s. The area was the cheaper option for shoemakers after Myeongdong and Seoul Station’s very high rent for space. These days, it… Read More The Shoe Haven that is Seongsu-dong

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A Louis Vuitton Exhibition at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza

Zara Hadid‘s iconic architectural masterpiece, the Dongdaemun Design Plaza, is now playing host to the masterpieces of lifestyle and fashion brand icon Louis Vuittton in Louis Vuitton Exhibition “Volez Voguez Voyagez”. Translated to “Sail, Fly, Travel”, the Exhibition brought us back to 1835 when Louis Vuitton left on foot his native village and arrived in Paris two… Read More A Louis Vuitton Exhibition at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza