Just when you were done wrapping your head around the idea of a 400-year-old alien (My Love from Another Star) and a mermaid (Legend of the Blue Sea) trying to assimilate into our world, here comes a stylo mylo 939-year-old goblin out-dressing us all. Aren’t goblins supposed to be hideous? Not if you’re one in a K-drama. Gong Yoo, 37, stars as the titular character in the super popular drama Goblin, where he has to find a human bride (played by Kim Go Eun) to break his curse of immortality. He’s roomies with Lee Dong Wook’s equally-fashionable grim reaper (no, seriously). If there’s something we’ve learnt from the drama, it’s that you’re never too old to play dress-up — Gong Yoo’s stylish outfits in Goblin have created major wardrobe envy in Korea, causing designer togs to fly off the racks faster than at a Black Friday sale.
What he’s wearing: A double-breasted coat from Lanvin
How much? $5,590
What he’s wearing: A heritage trench coat from Burberry
How much? $3,795
What he’s wearing: A wool cloak from Giorgio Armani
How much? $3,010
What he’s wearing: A fringed hem coat from Givenchy
How much? $2,194
Lee Dong Wook shows that you don’t need a lot of cash to look like a million bucks.
What he’s wearing: A checked jumper from Christopher Kane and a shirt from Sewing Boundaries
How much? $391 + $117 = $508
What he’s wearing: A sweatshirt from MSKN2ND
How much? $78
What he’s wearing: A striped coat from Am.we
How much? $835