Archive for March 31, 2011

An evening of fashion events

March 31, 2011

On the evening of March 31st, Seohyun, YoonA and Hyoyeon attended the ‘MCM 2011 S/S Collection” event at the Crystal Ballroom in Lotte Hotel, Seoul.

This time, MCM’s collection uses the theme “Munich Breeze”, inspired by the Munich culture in the 60-70s, during Europe’s Golden Era.

Other artistes like TVXQ (Uknow-Yunho, Max Changmin), MBLAQ, YooInYoung, Im Yoonmi, Park Sieun and Ricky Kim also attended the event.

Also, on the same evening, at SETEC in Gangnam, Seoul, Sooyoung attended the Song-Jain Fashion Show at 2011/2012 F/W Seoul Fashion Week. Jessica on the other hand, attended Lee Bohyun’s (suecomma bonnie) P/T show at SETEC Hall 2.

The 2011/2012 F/W Seoul Fashion Week will be held for 6 days from the March 28th to April 2nd.

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Japanese way of categorizing SNSD’s members

March 31, 2011

Japan recently has a new way of differentiating SNSD’s members to avoid confusion.

The confusion arises because they are simply too pretty and thus, distinguishing them is a challenge to the Japanese public. Thus,’Weekly SPA’, a Japanese magazine categorized the girls in 3 different categories.

Four Heavenly Kings

TaeYeon: Birthday – 1989/03/09; Height – 162 cm A leader known for her power vocal and has achieved a lot of success for her solo songs. Has a strong sense of responsibility and once, wanted to step down from her leader’s position due to overwhelming burdens. She has never shown her bare face to her members. Her parents own an eyeglass shop, ‘Eyebis’, which is now a tourists’ attraction, especially among fans.

YoonA: Birthday – 1990/05/30; Height – 166 cm

Has a visual like an actress. Acted in ‘You Are My Destiny’, a drama with over 40% of view rates, and is known for her acting skills. She also participated in numerous other dramas. Has a small face like those of elementary students. Has a slim body and a large number of male fans. Known for being a fan of Kimura Takuya.

Yuri: Birthday – 1989/12/05; Height – 167 cm Nicknamed ‘Black Pearl’. Keeps her beauty through yoga, dancing, and diet. Listed as the ‘good woman’ among the members. Tries hard to keep up with her style. An all-rounder who also participates in variety shows , etc. She turns elegant and shy in front of males.

Sooyoung: Birthday – 1990/02/10; Height – 170 cm

170cm and 48kg, she has a body of a super model, but is known for eating a lot. At the age of 11, she has once debuted in the group “route0″. Fluent in Japanese. Has a cool personality.

Strong Characters

Seohyun: Birthday – 1991/06/28; Height – 168 cm

Youngest among the group, but is very responsible. A health mania who would say “I would rather die than to be unhealthy”. Specialties are Chinese and piano. Has a slight instinct of an ‘otaku’. Known for being a hardworking university student.

Hyoyeon: Birthday – 1989/09/22; Height – 160 cm

Everyone agrees she is the dancing queen. More of a charismatic girl rather than a cute girl. Does not have as much fans as other members. However, due to her good fashion sense, she is popular among girls. She is in charge of ‘weird hairstyle’ in the group.

Sunny: Birthday – 1989/05/15; Height – 155 cm

The member who is the most active in variety shows due to her aegyo and strong comedy instincts. Has many ahjussi fans due to her aegyo and bright face. Her uncle is the agency’s chief, Lee Sooman.

The Americans

Jessica: Birthday – 1989/04/18; Height – 163cm

Talks without change of expression in her face, thus being known as ‘Ice Princess’. Sings many impressive parts in songs because of her ability to hit the high notes. She changes her styles often. Has the most females fans. She seems to be the one being the target of gossip and rumors, more often than the other members.

Tiffany: Birthday – 1989/08/01; Height – 162cm

Scouted in Los Angeles. Even though her Korean is not as fluent as other members, her vocals are impressive. Her appearance is an Asian, but her thoughts and actions are completely American. Known for her eye-smiles. She had suffered injuries on quite a number of occasions.

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Seo Joonyoung: I don’t know much about idols but I like SNSD and YoonA

March 31, 2011

In reply to the question “Which idol do you like?”, Seo Joonyoung replied, “I like SNSD”.

On March 23rd, in an interview with BNT News, Seo Joonyoung said, “Honestly, I don’t really know much about idols. This is because I’m a bit slow in getting myself updated with information about idols”.

When asked about the member that he likes the most among the 9 SNSD members, Joonyoung confessed, “I like YoonA the most. Not only does she have to fulfill her schedules as a singer, she also has acting activities to cope with at the same time. I’m also attracted by her flawless appearance”.

He added, “If I were to be given an opportunity, I would like to act with YoonA”.

Meanwhile, Seo Joonyoung and actress Ji Soowon received a lot of love for their roles as ‘Soju Couple’ in SBS ‘Smile Mom’. Seo Joonyoung also acted in 2010′s Korean movie ‘Bleak Night’.


Who says ID photos are ugly?

March 30, 2011

Seohyun and Yuri’s identification card photos have garnered much attention among netizens.

On March 30th, A post entitled ‘Bermuda’ surfaced on a community board, with photos attached. These are identification card photos of YoonA, Yuri and Seohyun, and this was the first time Yuri and Seohyun’s ID photos were revealed.

Yuri with her thick curvy hair and lovely smile displayed her natural beauty. Her dark skin adds to the uniqueness of her overall appearance.

Seohyun, who seemed to be wearing her uniform with a necktie as well as neatly placed hair band on her natural black hair, gives out a sense of elegance in this photo.

Netizens commented, “Although I have seen many SNSD’s photos, identification card photos are the really rare ones.” , “Beauty does not change even on ID” , “Especially when Seohyun wears uniform, she looks more elegant like a real SoNyeo” and “Where can I get all these?”, etc.

On the other hand, the author of the post also pointed out that SNSD’s members Yuri, Yoona and Seohyun’s attractiveness are simply irresistible.

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100 days old Yuri

March 30, 2011

On March 30th, a post entitled ‘Yuri’s photo on 100th day’ was published on an online community board.

In the post, a photo of a baby sitting in a furry baby chair and smiling was attached. The baby’s clothing and the gold ring on the middle finger of her right hand indicates that the photo was taken on her 100th day celebration. From the photo, Baby Yuri has chubby and fleshy cheeks as well as cute eyes and facial features. One can see clearly that some of these features remain on Yuri up to the present day.

Netizens who saw the photo commented, “Nose, mouth and eyebrows all look the same as they are now. Even the facial lines”, “Then and now, she’s cute!”, etc.


Kim Jungmin saddened by YongSeo’s farewell, moved by Seohyun’s actions

March 30, 2011

Singer Kim Jungmin was filled with sadness over the last filming of YongSeo couple’s series of MBC ‘We Got Married (WGM)’.

On March 30th at 1pm KST, Kim Jungmin tweeted, “Just finished shooting ‘We Got Married 2′. Nickhun and Victoria’s episode was sweet! Today, I cried twice inside my heart. Once, during YongSeo’s farewell scene”, a hint to the YongSeo fans that Yonghwa and Seohyun had finished their last filming for WGM.

He added, “The second time was when Seohyun came directly to the studio and thanked the members of the panel. She brought along vitamin drink (probably Vita500) and a sincerely written thank-you letter. I’m totally touched” and attached a photo taken with Seohyun and CN Blue’s members, Lee Jungshin and Kang Minhyuk in his tweet.

The YongSeo couple who started their series on WGM since March last year, finally concluded their final filming on March 30th, 2011. Netizens who saw his tweets commented, “I’m so sad that this is YongSeo couple’s last filming”, “Seohyun has a really beautiful heart”, etc.

The new couple on WGM will feature T-ara’s Ham Eunjung whose ‘hubby’ is yet to be revealed.


Mackerel Coach: SNSD have beautiful legs but no longer unrivalled

March 29, 2011

Is there an idol who could match SNSD members’ beautiful legs?

On Cable Channel SBS E!TV’s Entertainment information program ‘StarQ10′, the beautiful leg idols terminator will be revealed. Trainer Choi Sungjoon who is known for his fitness guidebook ‘Mackerel Coach’ will reveal the idol with the most beautiful legs (according to the trainer).

Body figure is essential to stars. Slender and slim figure seem to be the mandatory requirements for girl groups. SNSD members are not only known for their amazingly beautiful legs but they also have the best body lines among the girl groups in Korea.

However, according to trainer Choi Sungjoon, a new idol that could match them has arrived. He then dropped a curious hint saying, “The new idol who is the ‘beautiful legs terminator’ could match SNSD”. The identity of the so called ‘beautiful legs terminator’ will be revealed on March 30th at 7.30pm KST on StarQ10.


Jessica to model for Lee Jooyoung’s Collection at Seoul Fashion Week

March 29, 2011

Jessica will be standing on the stage as a runway model for the very first time today.

At 12pm KST on March 29th, Jessica will be the fashion model for Lee Jooyoung’s Collection at the 2011/12 F/W Seoul Fashion Week which will be held at the Seoul Trade and Exhibition Center (SETEC).

Jessica who has amazing fashion sense, garnered a lot of interests from many fashion designers. She will be doing her catwalks and showcasing her beauty and charm alongside professional models and actor, Jung Kyowoon.


Who has bigger appetite?

March 28, 2011

Food expenses of K-Pop’s two biggest agencies, SM Entertainment and JYP Entertainment, will be revealed.

On cable TV channel SBS E!TV, StarQ10 will be talking about the food expenses of SM and JYP’s trainees and artistes.

Furthermore, StarQ10 visited the restaurant SNSD and 2PM go to frequently. These the two groups are known for their huge appetites.  They wanted to find out who among these two groups actually eat more. In addition, StarQ10 will also be talking about 10 things that the public are most curious about the two big entertainment agencies, SM Entertainment and JYP Entertainment.

The result of SNSD and 2PM’s food expenses shall be revealed on March 30th at 7:30pm KST.

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