K-Fan Essentials

and Where to Find Them

By Patti Sunio

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Only co-fans will understand. There are truly those times when you’ve just finished watching a comeback performance or an episode finale of a drama and you end up with so much feels to process.

Thankfully, there are many creative ways to channel that energy—from spazzing to fangirling! Here are some brands we love that support our Korean fandom:

1. DOTS Merchandise Ph

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This brand actively sources the market to get the fashion and accessories for you—as seen on your favorite K-drama heroes. You can totally cop the styles of your favorite characters as all items sold here are reminiscent of the heart-wrenching scenes from the TV shows.

 

2. Althea Korea

 

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If you’ve always wanted to try the Koreans’ famous ten-step skincare routine, then you can shop all your beauty essentials here and kick-start your journey to flawless skin. How daebak is it that Althea Korea now ships to the Philippines?

 

3. Happy Mallow

 

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The brand houses all the wardrobe essentials you’ll ever need for your K-style OOTDs. From denim skirts to ruffled tops, to pastel blouses and cute dresses—this is the place for kyeopta fashion finds!

 

4. Trendy Socks Ph

 

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Made popular in K-dramas, these socks are a must-have. In dramas, the lead female character usually gets embarrassed when her oppa finds out that she sleeps in this K-socks, but we think these are too cute to pass up! We definitely want one for our own.

5. Candy Sky

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Koreans are huge on technology, and more so the kyeopta selfies and finger Korean heart that adorn their selcas. So make sure your phone is camera ready at all times! It’s part of the overall selca aesthetic, too. Dress them up in these K-pop themed phone cases from Candy Sky.

 

6. Style Nanda

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For everything K-style, shop at Style Nanda. More than skincare essentials and makeup, the brand goes as far as selling you pouches, tote bags, and more, to store your entire beauty haul, alongside K-fashion staples that are sold on the website, too!

 

7. Fan Girl Asia

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Here’s where you can get updates on upcoming concerts and ticket sales in the Philippines. But the best part is, K-pop albums and fan merchandise, such as light sticks and banners are also sold here. It’s a full-on haven for K-fans!

8. Ala Mode Bags

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Koreans are known for their kyeopta bags, too. It’s always small in size and accessorized with keychains, tags, and pins to add personality. From sling bags to backpacks, here’s where you can find the accessories to complete your look with.
Where do you get your fix? Share them with us below!

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