Did you guys watch the 2016 Style Icon Asia ??
For those who didn’t , don’t worry cause we are here to tell you everything that happened last night!
First of all for those who are unfamiliar with the awards show, here is some information:
Style Icon Asia (formerly known as Style Icon Awards, abbreviated as SIA) is an awards ceremony held annually in South Korea since 2008 to showcase Asian fashion designers and to honor individuals who have made the most outstanding contributions to fashion, culture and trend during the year.
The eighth awards ceremony was held at Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP).
Ten icons were selected based on a survey under the question ‘Choose Your 2016 Asian Style Trends & Icons” posted on SIA’s official website and Chinese portal Tencent from January 29 to March 3.
Here is the TOP10 : Yoo Ah In, G-Dragon, Park Bo Gum, Girl’s Generation, Song Joong Ki, Song Seung Heon, Lee Jung Jae, Chinese actor and singer Li Yi Feng, Lee Honey and Ha Ji Won.
Other stars were also recognized with awards for their trendsetting style:
Awesome Rising Star: Kim Go Eun
Awesome Swagger: Lee Dong Hwi & Jessi
Awesome K Style: WINNER
Iconic Model: Soo Joo
Digital Star: Girls’ Generation
Awesome Teen: Kim Yoo Jung
Awesome Spotlight: Kwon Yool
Awesome Syndrome: AOA’s Seolhyun
Awesome Wannabe: f(x)
Awesome Asian Choice: SHINee
As for the performers, the list included :
SHINee’s Taemin who performed his latest songs “Drip Drop,” “Press Your Number,” and “Soldier”.
WINNER with “Baby Baby,” “Immature,” and Song Mino’s “Okey Dokey”.
Girls’ Generation performed “Lion Heart”.
f(x)’s Amber and Luna collaborated with DJ Oliver Heldens and covered his and Shaun Frank’s “Shades of Grey” and they also performed their own hit “4 Walls”.
Lastly, Jinusean performed some of their biggest hits including “Phone Number,” “Oppa’s Car,” and “Tell Me One More Time” while some of Korea’s top models were walking the runway.
Article By: Sophia Tsili
Edited by: Lina Hung