Winter shopping in Seoul
Best places to go shoppinf when its cold in Seoul
Korea has a four distinctive seasons where itâs really hot in the summer and cold in the winter. Because you have to shop for all four seasons, thereâs a high demand of apparel.
Thereâs no better place to shop in Seoul. Why? Because it has all the brands from high luxurious brands to SPA brands (specialty retailer of private label apparel). Not to mention there are so many mini accessory trendy shops. Itâs definitely worth coming to Seoul to experience what you have never experienced before.
What Korean fashion is likeâ¦
Koreans prefer quality over quantity. Youâll often see women with Moncler jacket and a Louis Vuitton bag. Itâs almost like a uniform here. Let me remind you that typical Moncler jacket ranges from $2,000~4,000 USD and Vuitton bags ranging from $2,000 USD. People in general like luxury so you can find just about any style you like because these stores offer variety to meet the demands of the shoppers.
Here are some popular shopping destinations
There are lots of outlet malls but they are usually located outskirt of Seoul since it takes up lots of space. They are clean and parking fees are reasonable since itâs located just outside of Seoul. They offer domestic brands as well as contemporary brands.
If you are looking to buy a coat this winter, here are some popular brands
Where to Buy Winter Coats in Seoul (Popular brands in Korea)
Moncler, Canada Goose, Kuho, Max Mara, Beaker, Etro, Juun J, Maison Kitsune, Beanpole, Burberry, Arcâteryx, Aspesi, Lebeige
Benetton, Massimo Dutti, COS, Other Stories, Armani Exchange, Tommy Hilfiger, Barbour, Adidas, Nike, North Face, Lululemon, Patagonia, Fila, New Balance, Decathlon, National Geographic
Cheap SPA brands
8seconds, TopTen, H&M, Shesmiss, Zara, Uniqlo, Xexymix, Mixxo