K-Pop is known for its extremely pleasing aesthetics, from idol visuals to intricate set designs to eye-catching fashion pieces! While all outfits are almost always talked about positively, there are some that truly make their mark! Here are 10+ K-Pop idols with some of the most recognizable stage outfits!
1. Joy (Red Velvet) – Rainbow Dress
During Red Velvet‘s 2017 comeback with “Peek-A-Boo”, Joy went viral for her gorgeous rainbow stage outfit. She looked so good in it, even non-fans went crazy trying to find out who the “K-Pop girl in the rainbow dress” was!
Joy was definitely serving only visuals that day!
2. Lisa (BLACKPINK) – Black And Sparkly Pink Outfit With Green Gloves
BLACKPINK are all well-known for their impeccable taste in fashion, but most BLINKs agree that Lisa‘s stage outfit for their “DDU-DU DDU-DU” promotions is super memorable!
The chic, black cropped T-Shirt and jacket, paired with sparkly pink shorts and matching boots that were all tied together with the iconic green gloves has certainly cemented this look as one of a kind, indeed!
3. Jimin (BTS) – Blue Velvet Jacket And Choker
At the 2016 Asia Artist Awards, BTS‘s Jimin drew everyone’s attention with his gorgeous silver hair that shone when paired with a striking blue velvet jacket!
His visuals in the suit remain top-tier among fans, even today!
4. Joy (Red Velvet) – Sparkly Red Minidress
Given what a visual queen she is, Joy makes another appearance on this list! At the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), she went viral once again for her beauty in a sparkly red minidress!
Her photos, from official stage taken ones to candid ones, totally had fans falling for her all over again!
5. Hwasa (MAMAMOO) – Red Latex Bodysuit
At the 2018 MAMA, MAMAMOO‘s Hwasa made headlines for performing in a sexy red latex bodysuit.
Overflowing with charisma and confidence, she remained unbothered even as haters tried to tear her down over the outfit, and retains her image as a gorgeous, sexy queen!
6. Yeonjun (TXT) – Crop Tops For “Blue Hour” Promotions
For TXT‘s 2020 comeback with the album minisode1: Blue Hour, oldest member Yeonjun made waves for his teasers, where he was seen in a white cropped hoodie that looked like it was made for him!
Along with the white cropped hoodie, in the MV for “Blue Hour”, he stole the show once again in a bright pink crop top that matched his hair exactly!
7. Kai (EXO) – “Obsession” Era Crop top
Another male idol who gained tons of attention for his visuals in crop tops is none other than EXO‘s Kai!
For the group’s comeback with “Obsession”, Kai was everywhere because everyone could not dtop talking about how amazing he looked in his yellow and black crop top with black latex pants!
8. Girls’ Generation – “Genie” Era Sailor Outfits
Every comeback of Girls’ Generation was always anticipated by everyone, but when they released their 2009 hit song “Genie”, they took the K-Pop world by storm in their gorgeous sailor uniform outfits!
They outfits highlighted their long, slender legs, making the group famed for them among fanbases everywhere!
9. KARA – “Mister” Era Outfits
In 2009, another girl group hit song that made waves was KARA‘s “Mister”!
The gorgeous girls of KARA promoted the song in crop tops and baggy pants with leg rolled up, and performed the iconic “butt dance” in those chic outfits!
10. EXO – “Growl” Era School Uniforms
EXO’s “Growl” is known for its addictive melody and super cool choreography, but EXO was also noted for performing a great song in chic school uniforms!
EXO dominated the stages and charts with “Growl”…
…and Kai recently even talked about how the uniform stage outfits were a big part of their promotions! Watch here, from the 8:43 mark onwards.
11. Jennie (BLACKPINK) – Red “Solo” Stage Outfit
BLACKPINK’s Jennie made her solo debut in 2018 with the hit song “SOLO”, and fans raved about how good her song and her performances were!
Among her many gorgeous stage outfits, one that particularly stood out was this red stage outfit that she wore to the 2019 Gaon Chart Awards!
12. V (BTS) – Ruffled Shirt And Printed Jacket
BTS’s V is well-known to flaunt prince-like visuals on a daily basis, and can also pull off ruffled looks very well. His royal visuals really hit different at the 2019 Melon Music Awards, where he took everyone’s breaths away in a ruffled collared shirt and printed black jacket!
V’s unrivaled visuals in that stage outfit truly cemented him as a top visual for everybody.