May 24, 2024

Elle magazine cites N. Korea as fashion inspiration

Elle Magazine won't comment on endorsement of choice

International fashion publication Elle Magazine has cited North Korea's military attire as a fashion inspiration. Elle’s Creative Director Joe Zee included "North Korea Chic" while spelling out Fall 2013's  Top Fashion Trends’ in his annual A to Z list.

Below a photo-montage consisting of an AFP/Getty image of a North Korean soldier, a golden high heeled shoe and an image of a luxury brand shop-floor, the fashionista responsible for the ‘N for North Korea’ segment wrote:

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