Fans of the K-wave are known to be loyal followers that are seriously devoted to their favorite artists. Sometimes it can be hard to gift our pals something Korean-themed, because, well, they’ve got everything already!
Though we can still try our best. If you’re stuck on what to give your K-pop/K-drama-obsessed buddy, we’ve got a couple of ideas for you.
3 Broke Chingus, or “three broke friends”, is an Instagram shop dedicated to providing for your K-pop and K-drama needs — in the form of a tote! Shop sustainably and ditch the plastic with totes that feature prints of Red Velvet, Start-Up, and other Korean staples. Totes are priced at, more or less, P300, so get to shopping now!
Send some kilig vibes to your starry-eyed friend with Oppa Planner! The Oppa Planner, which is literally a planner full of the hottest oppas, comes in blue or pink and includes two sheets of free stickers. Its layout features an oppa for each month and even has cute Korean lessons for those looking to brush up on their vocabulary.
Dream Station is your go-to for cute, simple mugs and matching calendars. They offer collections wherein you can buy a mug, calendar, and stickers all in one! Designs vary from K-pop favorites like Blackpink and Seventeen, to even anime like Jujutsu Kaisen.
Get the prettiest enamel pins from Pointy Little Things! Enamel pins with designs from hit K-dramas like It’s Okay to Not Be Okay, Goblin, and Crash Landing on You are up on their site along with Blackpink stickers and CLOY-themed birthday cards.
Mugs, button pins, and berets
Liza Soberano-approved and certified BTS ARMY, Kore Studio PH aims to give the best to fellow ARMYs with BTS-themed mugs, button pins, and berets. Their catalogue carries a wide range of merch, like hair bows and totes, that’ll make it easy for you to pick out your next gift!