Decoration on Ceiling Inside Gyeongbokgung Palace Joseon Dynasty Seoul Korea
With a desire to experience some of the historical sites in Seoul, we made our way to ancient grounds of Gyeongbokgung Palace. Built by the Joseon Dynasty in 1395, the sprawling palace was devastated during the Japanese invasion of Korea in 1592 and parts were completely demolished during the Japanese Colonial Period from 1910-1945. Restoration of the palace began in 1990, and now... To read more about my experience in South Korea, please visit my webpage at…
Kim Kyung Soo for Korean Vogue
I came across this beautiful editorial photographed by Kim Kyung Soo for Korean Vogue sometime last year and I just had to share. The editorial is such a rich and definitely somewhat glamorized depiction of the traditional Korean dress. I love the geometric hairstyles juxtaposed with the voluminous dresses.