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21 QUESTIONS: IRENE KIM

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Dec 1, 2015

We loved Seoul-based Irene Kim upon first sight. After talking to her, we fell even deeper. Read on and fall for her too.

Nickname:
Irene is Good, or sometimes “Irene is Hungry!” Since I’m in Shanghai, it’s “Irene in Shanghai.”

Occupation:
My occupation is kinda always changing these days, but I’m a model and social influencer.

Favorite emoji?
The smiley face with his tongue sticking out.

Person you text most often? 
My agent and my hair colorist.

Dream role in a movie? 
Rose in Titanic or Natalie Portman’s character in The Professional.

Dream concert? 
Pink Floyd

Career icon? 
Cara Delevigne and Abbey Lee.

Hair icon?
Myself!

Denim icon? 
For comfort, it’s Current/Elliot. For skinny jeans, it’s J Brand. For overalls, I just got this awesome Stella McCartney pair.

Spirit animal? 
A Peacock or maybe a…turkey?

Favorite mascara? 
The Little Black Primer by Estée Lauder because it’s really natural.

Favorite sneakers? 
Adidas Superstars

Favorite book? 
Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami

Favorite TV show?
My favorite guilty pleasure is Keeping Up With the Kardashians...shhh!

Go-to karaoke song?
“If I’ve Got You” by Alicia Keys

Last song you downloaded?
“Feelin’ Myself” by Nicki Minaj feat. Beyonce

Last fashion item purchased?
I was very bad and bought a Chanel bag.

Prized possession in high school?
When I was little, like two or three, I had a Peter Rabbit quilted blanket that I would carry everywhere. It got so torn up, but I would take it everywhere around the house. One day it disappeared—my grandma threw it away—and I’m still scarred from that!

Best compliment?
“Nice hair!”

Texting on silent?
A big no-no.

What is Popular?
Being yourself!

Credits

  • Art Director: Alexander Chow. Photographer: Samuel Croskery. Stylist: Yi Guo.