Seoul Day 1-3 (Myeongdong, Express Bus Terminal, Nami Island, Petite France & N Seoul Tower)

 

The Seoul trip last month was kind of impromptu and I had only bqooked tickets and accommodation a month before so it was pretty pricey but the chance to just escape from all the crap down here was simply too alluring. And there was no regrets at all though travelling with the little one was really quite a headache.

Myeongdong

Our hotel was right smack in Myeongdong, also known as the beauty shopping street because there are so many skincare and cosmetic shops around. Here you can find Etude House, Innisfree, The Face Shop, Nature Republic, Olive Young and the list goes on. Many K-beauty fanatics like to come here to shop for their beauty supplies, which is probably cheaper only if you buy in bulk. However, with the convenience of online shopping, I can noticed that I could easily get the same items from online platforms such as Qoo10 which ships from Korea at around the same price too. So shopping wasn’t exactly a top priority for me this trip.

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[Giveaway] Etude House Princess Etoinette Winter Collection

20140108_143344Received this lovely surprise last month featuring the latest 2013 winter collection for Etude House’s Princess Etoinette. Those of you who remember the previous collection would recognize the gorgeous signature victorian, royal style packaging. As you can see in the box above, I was given the Princess Etoinette Season 2 Eau De ToilettePrincess Etoinette Season 2 Crystal Shine Lips & Princess Etoinette Blooming Perfumed Hands.

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Korean fashion IN Seoul, Korea, caught on our camera. What do you think?

With the ever increasing presence and status of Korea as a beauty hub, the winds of are blowing the worlds’ interest to the streets of Seoul. Korean fashion is said to be inspired by European and American design aesthetic which explains the vast mixture of styles. What do you think?

Fashion Spotting in Garosugil, Seoul, Korea

Fashion Spotting in Garosugil, Seoul, Korea

Get the look:

1. Valentino peep-toe lace couture pumps

2. Zee Na – Beige Black Suede

3. Asymmetrical Sleeve Lace Dress: Black

4. Black and Cream Bootie

5. Juicy Couture Skinny Enamel Bangle

6. Tiffany Metro Three-row Hinged Bangle

Fashion Spotting in Garosugil, Seoul, Korea

Fashion Spotting in Garosugil, Seoul, Korea

Get the look:

1. MAISON SCOTCH jungle print shorts

2. BUFFALO DAVID BITTON Penley Printed Shorts

3. SURFACE TO AIR digital printed shorts

4. Black Platform Wedge Heeled Slippers Sandals with Transparent Wide Straps

5. Hydra Platform Jelly

6. Transparent Womens Wizarrd Wedge Sandal

7. Just Access Viva Necklace

8. Beige Entourage Bag

9. CEDRIC VINTAGE STYLE HORSE PRINT SATCHEL BAG IN TAN

10. LAURA VINTAGE STYLE POLKA DOT SATCHEL BAG IN NUDE PINK

Fashion Spotting in Garosugil, Seoul, Korea

Fashion Spotting in Garosugil, Seoul, Korea

Get the look:

1. PATENT LEATHER PLATFORM SANDALS

2. Leather Jill Stuart pumps

3. Platform pumps

4. Zigi Skull Jane in White

5. Punk Carnival Bracelet in Mint Orange Combo & Pink

6. Seed beads colorful zigzags bracelet

7. Black and White Pleated Dress

8. Wool Dress in Black/White

9. Two-tone crepe dress


Related Articles and Videos on our trip to Seoul, Korea:

1. Indepth of Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery in Seoul, Korea by Key Opinion Leader, Professor Beom Joon Kim [Video]

2. Korean Author, Jeong Suhyeon, Talks about her Book, Face Shopper, and how Women can now Shop for a New Face, at iLomys Showroom [Video]

3. Aegyo Sal, Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics Enhancement Prevalent on the Streets of Apgujeong, Seoul [Video]

4. Interview with Mikyung Song, Platelet Rich Plasma procedure (by Dr Moon) Patient at Mifamoon Dermatology Clinic [Video]

5. [Editor’s Review. Viewers Discretion Advised] Innofill Procedure Live Demo at Mifamoon Dermatology Clinic in Seoul, Korea [Video]

6. How South Koreans take their Beauty Products Seriously

7. Fashion Spotting in Garosugil, Seoul, Korea

8. Not only a Beauty Mecca, the Winds of are Blowing the Worlds’ Interest to the Streets of Seoul, Korea for Fashion


Princess Etoinette by Etude House

Presenting Etude House’s Most Princessy collection ever! Meet Princess Etoinette.

The Princess Etoinette Collection, a real princess make-up line bringing up imagery of princesses in Versailles, conceived with the desire to make every girl a sweet and precious princess by embracing true meaning and virtue of the princess who is beautiful both inside out, confident and loving. World renowned cosmetic bottle designer Sylvie de France was inspired by European royal treasures in palaces and designed Etoinette products as an interpretation of modern princess.

 Can’t wait to get your hands on these items? Well, then you have to wait till January 2013 but that’s a mere days away only. So what’s included in this gorgeous royal collection?

***WARNING! IMAGES OVERLOAD!***

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