K-Pop idols are known for being multitalented, multitasking workaholics. So it’s no surprise that their resumes often read: singer, actor, variety show host, philanthropist, goodwill ambassador. However, one growing trend that seems to be developing amongst idols is the catching of the modeling bug. Here’s a compiled list of K-Pop idols that have walked the runway.
[SS501] Park Jung Min
SS501’s Park Jung Min walked Seoul Fashion Week in 2012 for Dominic’s Way as a Gothic angel.
[C.N. Blue] Lee Jung-Shin
C.N. Blue’s Lee Jung-shin walked Seoul’s Spring/Summer 2011 Fashion Week for Dominic’s Way.
[After School] Uee
After School’s Uee walked the runway at Seoul Fashion Week F/W 2013 for Big Park by Park Youn Soo.
[MBLAQ] Lee Joon
MBLAQ’s Lee Joon walked the runway for the K-Collection in Seoul fashion concert. The photos feature Jung Juri fangirling.
[Girls’ Generation] Jessica
Girls’ Generation’s Jessica made her runway debut in the 2011/12 Seoul Fashion Week for the line Resurrection by Juyoung. Top hats automatically became stylish again.
Girl’s Day made their debut at the 1st Asia Style Festival modeling designs by Lee Sang Bong.
Ren from Nu’est is no stranger to the catwalk. He has walked Seoul Fashion Week twice for Big Park by Park Youn Soo.
[Block B] Zico & P.O.
Block B’s Zico and P.O. walked for the 2014 Summer/Spring collection of Dominic’s Way.
[Miss A] Suzy
Miss A’s Suzy walked the 2011 Seoul Fashion Week for the brand Jardin de Chouette by Kim Jae Hyun. She is almost unrecognizable with the pale make up and glittering eyebrows.
[Infinite] L & Sungyeol
Infinite’s L and Sungyeol strutted down the runway for Jang Kwang Hyo’s 2012 Summer/Spring collection.
T-ARA’s Hyomin walked the runway for the K-Collection in Seoul fashion concert.
[f(x)] Amber, Krystal, & Sulli
f(x) members Amber, Krystal and Sulli walked the runway wearing pieces by designer Ha Sang Baek for the 2010 S/S Seoul Collection fashion show.
[After School] Nana
After School and Orange Caramel’s Nana has walked numerous fashion shows, from Park Yoon Soo to American Eagle. She has also walked the runway in Tokyo.
Shinee’s Minho didn’t just walk the runway for legendary designer Andre Kim, he got married in the process! He was just sixteen at the time.
What idol does the best Zoolander impersonation? What model-idols have I missed? Let me know below!