19 Korean Actresses That Look Especially Gorgeous in Hanboks

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The hanbok (or traditional Korean dress) is characterized by simple lines and vibrant colors, and is worn with an air of elegance and delicate beauty. It’s not always easy to pull off, but for some Korean actresses, they wear it like their second skin. Take a look below at some of the Korean actresses who are especially gorgeous in hanboks.

Suzy

suzy

The singer-turned-actress wore hanboks in her film “The Sound of a Flower” (also known as “Dorihwaga”).

Lee Young Ae

Lee Young Ae

Lee Young Ae starred in the immensely popular “Jewel in the Palace.” She is currently filming her drama “Saimdang, the Herstory” alongside Song Seung Heon.

Ha Ji Won

Ha Ji Won

It’s not easy pulling off those heavy hair pieces. However, Ha Ji Won looks flawless. She has appeared in other historical pieces like “Damo” and “Empress Ki.”

Jang Nara

Jang Nara

The youthful beauty looks cute and regal at the same time. You can also see her wear traditional Chinese clothing in the Chinese drama “Unruly Qiao.”

Park Min Young

Park Min Young

Park Min Young got to try both male and female traditional clothing in “Sungkyunkwan Scandal.” She also appeared in the fusion sageuk “Dr. Jin.”

Park Shin Hye

Park Shin Hye

You can see Park Shin Hye wear hanboks in various dramas and movies including “Goong S” and “The Royal Tailor.”

Han Hyo Joo

Han Hyo Joo

The gorgeous actress acted in hit historical dramas “Dong Yi” and “Iljimae.”

Han Ga In

Han Ga In

Han Ga In was elegant in “The Moon Embracing the Sun.” Some of her co-stars are on this list as well!

Moon Geun Young

Moon Geun Young

The actress effortlessly pulls off the often unforgiving middle part. She has acted in several historial projects including “Painter in the Wind,” “Jung Yi, the Goddess of Fire,” and more recently “Sado.”

Jang Yoon Joo

Jang Yoon Joo

The model-turned-actress looks radiant in her modern hanbok.

Moon Chae Won

Moon Chae Won

Moon Chae Won has been noticed for being a hanbok beauty in “The Princess’ Man,” “The War of Arrows,” and “Painter in the Wind.”

Lee Yeon Hee

Lee Yeon Hee

The actress is truly lovely in hanboks proven by her appearances in “Gu Family Book” and “Splendid Politics.”

Kim Tae Hee

Kim Tae Hee

Famous beauty Kim Tae Hee has worn hanboks in “My Princess” and “Jang Ok Jeong, Lives in Love.”

Kim Yoo Jung

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The young actress has also worked in “The Crying Woman,” “Secret Door,” *and is currently in “Moonlight Drawn By Clouds.”

Kim So Hyun

Kim So Hyun

Fellow stunning actress Kim So Hyun has appeared in “Ja Myung Go” and “Rooftop Prince.”

Song Hye Kyo

Song Hye Kyo

Song Hye Kyo turned heads in her film “Hwang Jin Yi.”

Shin Min Ah

Shin Min Ah

The actress was so endearing in “Arang and the Magistrate.”

Soo Ae

Soo Ae

Soo Ae elegantly portrayed Empress Myeongseong in the movie “The Sword With No Name.”

Shin Se Kyung

Shin Se Kyung

The actress has donned hanboks in “A Tree With Deep Roots” and more recently in “Six Flying Dragons.”

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*Article updated September 15, 2016.