DF-Wave News Splash #58 – Historic Style, Bad K-Drama Dads, Tattoos, Celebrity Fails, and K-Drama Bedrooms!

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At the start of every week, we take a look back over the past 7 Days to bring a quick snip of some of the Top Stories and JaK Wave Faves from our good friends at DramaFever and share them with you!

So, let’s have a look at what’s been igniting the ‘Fever this week!

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5 Ways to infuse a modern wardrobe with some historic Korean style

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Do you find yourself watching Korean sageuks (historical dramas) and envying the gorgeous hanboks and hair pieces you see on the screen? Even if you can’t get away with wearing hanbok in your everyday wardrobe, it doesn’t mean you can’t pull some styling tips from the women of Joseon! Here are 5 ways to incorporate hanbok style into your everyday wardrobe.

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Final episodes of Producer to be extended

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For those of us who are sad to see Producer coming to an end so soon, here’s a piece of great news! Producer’s final two episodes are going to be longer than normal to wrap up the story!

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QUIZ: Which Kim Soo Hyun character is your soul mate?

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From the perfect Do Min Joon in My Love From Another Star to the slightly awkward Baek Seung Chan in this year’s Producer, Kim Soo Hyun has played some truly amazing characters in recent years. Every Kim Soo Hyun fan has their favourite character, but which character are you really meant to be with? Take this quiz to find out!

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8 Terrible K-drama fathers who make you thankful for your real-life father

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Father’s Day is coming up this weekend, and it’s a great time to honour and appreciate our fathers everywhere. As a K-drama addict, I started to think of K-drama fathers as well. While there are definitely some awesome K-drama dads in Dramaland (like Goo Dae Sung in Cinderella’s Sister or Yang Chul Dong in Flower Boy Ramen Shop) there are also some pretty terrible ones.

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Emotionally attached robotic dog owners deeply mourn their pets’ unavoidable deaths

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Ever since Sony decided to permanently close down the production and servicing of their robot dog Aibo, owners who have formed close emotional attachments to their “pets” have been mourning the fact that as their dogs age, there will be no more parts to repair them. One elderly Japanese couple recently shared what their dogs mean to them and how devastating their loss will be when it all comes to an end.

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Can you tell which of these 10 K-drama star tattoos are fake?

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While tattoos have become more and more popular among K-pop idols, not many K-drama actors and actresses are inked. However, there are a few Korean stars who openly display their tattoos and some who have just sported tattoos for photo shoots and events. Can you guess which stars’ tattoos are real and which are fake?

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10 More hilarious Korean celebrity fails

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Who doesn’t love seeing their favourite idols make amusing mistakes? From epic trips to fumbled catches, these stars show off their human side in many hilarious ways. Last time I brought you 12 spectacular Korean celebrity fails, and now here are 10 more incidents that I hope will brighten your day!

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7 Unforgettable K-drama love stories we wish were our own

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Everyone longs for that special love story, and K-dramas fulfil the secret desire in all of us. When relationships turn sour in real life, there is always that one drama that makes everything better. DramaFever knows how to make us swoon with unforgettable love stories we reminisce about year after year.

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How to follow K-pop group EXO’s official Instagram accounts

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EXO Next Door has risen quickly to #1 on the DramaFever Top 10 list, and many fans are wondering how to get more of the hot K-pop group members. Here’s how to connect to EXO’s Lay, Baekhyun, Tao, Sehun, Chanyeol, and former members Luhan and Kris on their official Instagram accounts!

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Geometric black and white nail art inspired by 2PM’s Go Crazy music video

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2PM finally made their comeback a couple of days ago! Just in time too, since Junho will be making his big screen debut on DramaFever in the hilarious movie Twenty. Celebrate Twenty’s premiere and 2PM’s comeback with these funky, cool geometric nail designs!

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Street Style Seoul: Wearing black in the summer, Seoul style

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Spring might be all about the bright colours, but we really have to give it up to the classic black, especially when it seems that a lot of people in Seoul love wearing that colour! In this episode of Street Style: Seoul, Kelly and Kitae seek out the fashionable men and women of Seoul wearing black.

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10 K-drama bedrooms you wish could be yours for just one night

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Almost every house, apartment, and room seen in K-dramas are absolutely amazing and make us wish that we could live the K-drama life. But some of the best rooms are usually the bedrooms. From My Love From Another Star to Prosecutor Princess, K-drama characters certainly do know how to live in luxury! I, for one, would love to spend a night in all of these beautiful bedrooms!

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Meet the undercover agents of Hidden Identity with new character teasers

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Kim Bum’s new action thriller Hidden Identity is coming exclusively to DramaFever this week! Get ready for the exciting premiere with these new character teasers that introduce us to the various members of the special undercover team Investigation 5.

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EXO performs for 20,000 excited fans in Taiwan

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EXO was just in Taiwan’s Taipei Arena performing to sell-out crowds on June 12 and 13. Here are some fantastic photos and videos from the scene of the concert titled EXO PLANET #2 — The EXO’luXion IN TAIPEI.

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That concludes this week’s DF Wave News Splash! 

Come back next Monday, when we will be once again sharing the best DF stories from the last 7 days!

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All article images and clips in this post, aside from JaK Wave Logos, are courtesy of DramaFever.com. All rights reserved.

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Published by SurfinHaruru

SurfinHaruru is Sub-Editor, Head Graphic Designer/Coordinator, and Resident Photographer at JaK Wave, and manages the Korean Language section of the site. He loves Asian culture - living with Chinese culture day-to-day, and studying Korean in his spare time. He has a passion for Asian cookery, dramas, and music, and enjoys attending Traditional and Modern cultural events frequently.

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