Unique Japanese Streetwear Styles: Tokyo, Harajuku, and More

If you’re anything like us, you’ve been dying to get your hand on a plane ticket to Japan the moment the border opens up. After all, it’s been nearly two years since tourists have been allowed to enter the country due to their strict Covid protocols and guidelines. We’re hoping that it’s the home stretch at this point, and we will all be allowed back into Japan by 2022. And if that is the case, we best come prepared with outfits to impress on this long overdue trip. Today, we’re going through some of our favorite cities in Japan, and our take on the best outfit choices for each place. If you need a refresher on The Types of Asian Streetwear, particularly Japanese streetwear, you can check back on our previous blog post!
May 04, 2022

Top 5 Unique Kpop Jackets

Don’t you feel like Kpop stars are always rocking the coolest outfits? How do they look so effortlessly stylish all the time? When it comes to Kpop stars, the secret to looking so good goes hand in hand with selecting very specific stylish pieces that stand out or make the outfit. Some pieces are just worth the investment due to how often you might wear them, and when it comes to Kpop jackets or Kpop outerwear, it makes even more sense as they’re worn nearly all the time. Selecting unique Kpop-inspired jackets will help elevate your look and achieve that Kpop star aesthetic that we all know and love. With the help of our previous post discussing the best Kpop Inspired Tops You Need and Must-Have Kpop Bottoms, you’re well on your way to a killer Kpop wardrobe. So buckle in while we go through our take on the unique and must-have Kpop jackets and outerwear you need in your closet right now.  
May 04, 2022
Tags: kpop fashion

Lychee the Label Giveaway Winners

Surprise Giveaway Winners

Big congratulations to our three winners! Earlier this month, we hosted a surprise giveaway where three lucky winners would have the opportunity to win a $250/$50/$50 Lychee the Label gift card, as well as an exclusive feature on our site. Today we are announcing those winners right here! Please see the giveaway terms below for reference. 

lychee the label giveaway banner with details about the giveaway

First Place: @Christy_r_b_

lychee giveaway winner in all black and purple hair

Second Place: @kk9_astrotattoo

lychee giveaway winner 2 with a half black half pink hair

Third Place: @Jinmingly 

lychee giveaway winner in rosehip dress in white at a concert

Thank you to everyone who participated in our giveaway! We were especially blown away by the number of story tags we received on a daily basis (it wasn’t unusual to get 9 tags from one user in a single day). We loved seeing your posts and you proudly representing the empowering lychee babes that you all are. We hope to do this again for those that want to participate in the future as well. Feel free to DM us or give us a message on some of the giveaway ideas you might have in mind for us to host. Until next time, take care! 

April 22, 2022

Top Ten Kpop Groups Debuting in 2022

It’s inevitable that Kpop is taking over the world. We will always remember the iconic OG Kpop groups like BIGBANG and 2NE1 that started it all back in 2006. Who would have thought to see such an explosion in Korean Kpop culture so globally today though? As avid Kpop stans ourselves, nothing makes us happier than to see the rise and domination of our favorite Kpop groups. Of course, with such a huge demand in the Kpop industry now, thanks to powerhouses like BLACKPINK and BTS that have even performed overseas in the US, there have been so many new Kpop groups anticipated to debut. 
April 19, 2022
Tags: kpop fashion

All You Need to Know About Kpop Girl Group IVE

You’re probably wondering, who is Ive and will they have the chance to become the Top Kpop Girl Group of All Time? Well, we’re about to find out! Ive (AKA 아이브) is the latest Kpop girl group to enter to spotlight, under the company Starship Entertainment. Ive’s kpop girl group name derived from the idea of “I have” in it’s shorten form. The phrase was said to imply the confidence of the members, under the idea of ‘showing what I have”. The six member girl group debuted last December in 2021 under their hit single “ELEVEN”, followed by their second side track “Take It”. Before that, their teaser video was launched in mid November, which garnered 2 million views in just under two days. Since Ive’s successful debut, they’ve launched a second single “Love Dive” which was received by just as much love and attention. 
April 13, 2022
Tags: kpop fashion

Top Six Kpop Inspired Tops You Need in Your Closet

There’s nothing we love more than dressing up as our favorite Kpop artist. I mean, what’s not to love about it? These women are such inspirations, showing us how to feel empowered and look confident in what we choose to wear. It’s no surprise that we will try to gravitate toward fashion trends that our favorite Kpop stars like to wear. Just look at our entire analysis on How to dress like Lisa from Blackpink. Suffice to say, we love our Kpop star’s style and we are not afraid to try to emulate it one bit. With that being said, here are some of our takes on the best Kpop inspired tops that you can incorporate into your closet to create your Kpop closet dream. 
April 06, 2022
Tags: kpop fashion

10 Must-Have Kpop Inspired Shorts & Skirts

We often look to our favorite Kpop artists and yearn to be as cool as our idols. How do they look so effortlessly fashionable? How can we emulate their style in our everyday closet? While we already covered our take on How to Dress like a Kpop star, what if we want to dress in a way that’s more appropriate for everyday wear, while still incorporating Kpop elements into our clothes? There’s a certain look when it comes to Kpop clothes and today we’re going to be looking at styles that closely resemble the Kpop aesthetic. Particularly, we’ll be zoning in on Kpop inspired shorts you can easily incorporate into your everyday outfit! Let’s start with our take on the top ten Kpop inspired bottoms we think you need in your closet.
April 06, 2022
Tags: kpop fashion

BTS Concert Essentials to Pack

So you’re attending a BTS concert? Congrats! What’s the next step after celebrating this monumental moment to look forward to? Being sure you’re 100% ready for the moment of course. As avid BTS fans (as you know through out work studying Iconic Jimin fashion and BTS clothing inspiration) we created a list of the must-have BTS concert things to pack to prep you for your big event! Being able to go to a BTS concert feels like a once in a lifetime opportunity, and we want to make sure you are fully prepared when you arrive. So with that being said, let’s dive right into it! 
March 23, 2022
Tags: kpop fashion

Kpop Hairstyle Inspiration You Can Rock (Bonus: Matching Outfits)

We can all agree that Kpop culture doesn’t simply stop at great music, it’s really the whole performative package that it comes in. Not only are the songs all banger in their own right, but there’s also just as much visual awe when it comes to their dancing, Kpop outfits, and to-die-for Kpop hairstyles. Part of what makes Kpop so Kpop is the fact that a huge part of their appeal comes from the fact that these artists don’t just make music, but are also fashion icons to the public eye. The way they present themselves, what they choose to wear on stage, how they do their make-up, and the way they wear their hair are all observed and admired by their millions of fans. It’s no wonder they always look so good! As Kpop enthusiastic ourselves, one of our favorite aspects of Kpop is their amazing and often time unique hairstyles. It’s got us wondering, what’s stopping us from pulling off this exact style ourselves? Sure, we don’t have a stage per se, but that doesn’t mean we can’t adapt their Kpop hairstyle and Kpop fashion choices to better suit our casual and everyday lives. We’re going to share with you our take on possible Kpop hairstyles (and their matching outfits) we can incorporate into our own lives.
March 18, 2022
Tags: kpop fashion

First-Timer Rave Tips You’ll Want to Know

If you have never been to a rave before, we can bet that you’re feeling all sorts of crazy and exciting emotions. There’s just so much to look forward to and we’re so excited for you to have that first-time rave experience. With that being said, there’s a lot to know before you go to your first rave. We created a list of the best tips for first-time ravers to get you started on prepping for your first-ever music festival. 
March 11, 2022
Tags: rave outfits