Foreign Student in Korea Faces Extreme Backlash for Wearing Traditional Hanbok

An international student residing in South Korea just drew flak after posting a picture of herself wearing a traditional dress.

Maria, 20, studies the Korean language in Seoul. In her post, she included a caption referencing SHINee’s Taemin, who wore a similar hanbok in KBS’ variety show “Hello Baby.”

Apparently, not everyone is pleased to see Maria donning the dress. According to Koreaboo, some angered netizens accused her of cultural appropriation. One reportedly called her a “

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