By now it's fairly common knowledge that Paris, Milan, New York City, and Tokyo are the leading fashion capitals of the world. And while we've highlighted London as a serious contenders gunning for a top spot, there are some truly exciting things happening in Seoul and the rest of South Korea that have intrigued anyone who's been paying attention. This season, Opening Ceremony even highlighted the country as it's featured nation. 

Beyond 2NE1 and other K-Pop stars becoming international fashion icons, there are brands coming out of Korea that are joining the leaders of streetwear, menswear, and high-end fashion, proving that the style coming out of The Land of the Morning Calm is anything but placid. From the runway to cult favorites, these are The 10 Best Korean Brands Right Now.

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