Make Break Remix: The Rise of K-Style
A bold, stylish look at the global rise of Korean culture and style in the words and images of those shaping and living it.
K-pop, K-fashion, K-drama, K-beauty: over the last decade, K-style has exploded onto the global scene. What is behind this phenomenon? Where does K-Style go from here? Make, Break, Remix: The Rise of K-Style makes no attempt to define or categorize, instead celebrating the eclectic, multi-faceted nature of K-Style and its home city of Seoul.
Through interviews with eighteen tastemakers who are shaping K-style across creative sectors, from 1Million Studio’s Lia Kim to rock band leader Hwang Soyoon, world famous tattooist Doy to Asia’s leading designer Teo Yang, Fiona Bae tells untold stories from true insiders, exploring a sense of identity in their work, how living in Seoul affects them and their creative output, and the decade of changes that has brought about the current K-style. Interwoven with these texts, five distinct photo-essays from celebrated photographer less_TAEKYUN KIM (recent credits including Vogue Korea, GQ Korea, i-D Korea) capture the vibrant energy of Seoul’s streets and the incredible style of its youth.
Contributors such as BLACKPINK songwriter and A&R Danny Chung, add their own vital perspectives on the scene, while fashion journalist Sukwoo Hong sits down with brands to watch for his K-fashion directory such as PAF(Post Archive Faction). Designed by Hezin O, with a distinct typography that blends Hangul and Roman writing systems, this is an inventive, genre-breaking look at K-style in the words of those shaping it.
Price & Payments
All the products and variations are available for purchase at the listing price, unless rare cases such as system sync delays, mistaken inventory, or the product is stated as available for pre-order.
The price of a product is the price in effect at the time we receive your order. We may change prices from time to time without notice. Occasionally the site may have an incorrect price for an item or with incorrect descriptive information or image due to a typographical error or similar genuine mistake. If that happens, we will notify you by email as soon as possible and offer either a suitable replacement or a full refund.
Default prices are in Euros. Prices listed on the Site do not include shipping charges.
We offer Klarna and Paytrail (Finnish online banking, Visa, MasterCard, etc) as payment methods.
Paytrail Plc acts as a collecting payment service provider and is an authorized Payment Institution. Paytrail Plc will be shown as the recipient on your bank or credit card statement. Paytrail Plc will forward the payment to the merchant. For reclamations, please contact the website the payment was made to.
Phone: +358 207 181 830
Business ID 2122839-7
All available payment methods process your payment 100% securely and in compliance with data protection regulations. We ourselves have no access to your bank details or anything similar. Our website offers SSL encryption and has the highest security standards.
All products offered at The New Room are guaranteed authentic. Our team will inspect each item carefully through a multi-stage authentication process, e.g. shape, size label, midsole stitching, insole glue, box label, box stamp, production, material, and so on.
We only authenticate our own products we sold to our customers. We do not carry out authentication service on request.
Delivery & Return
Our shipments are carried out by Posti (www.posti.fi) and we only ship to EU countries.
Shipments to Finland are free for orders from €100, and the delivery time is usually 1-3 working days, according to Posti.
Shipments to other EU countries are free for orders from €250, and the delivery time is usually 3-10 working days, according to Posti.
We use fully tracked shipping methods where you are able to check the status of your package at any time with the tracking number.
We offer 14-day return policy if the purchase is made here (on our online shop). The return can be done within 14 days of the delivery date of your order. In other cases, all sales are final and the purchase cannot be returned. In addition, the original shipping cost is not refundable, and the shipping fee for return is paid by the customer. If your purchase was offered with free shipping, the original shipping cost will be deducted from your refund.
Please make sure the item you're returning is in exactly the same condition as you received, and The New Room Verification Tag is not damaged and still attached as original.