Details of first lady’s clothes offer pleasant surprise

By Im Eun-byel
  • Published : Oct 11, 2017 - 17:43
  • Updated : Oct 11, 2017 - 17:43

The presidential Blue House released detailed information on first lady Kim Jung-sook’s outfits via its official social media Monday, offering a rare glimpse into her shopping style that surprised many Koreans.
A photo of the suit on the left (G Market) and Kim (Yonhap)

The post read, “Kim purchases ready-made clothes and mends clothes herself. The white suit, which she often wears at official events, was purchased through a television home shopping channel.”

After the post, the suit, which costs around 100,000 won ($88), sold out at major online shopping malls.

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