List of Korean clothing

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Hanbok is a traditional clothing of Korea. This is a list of Korean clothing including the national costume, hanbok as well as headgear, footwear, and accessories.


바지 (Baji) Korea-Seoul 0589-06 traditional dress.JPG baggy pants (see more pictures at commons:Category:Baji)
치마 (Chima) Korea-Busan-Beomeosa-04.jpg Chima is a type of skirt worn together with jeogori, short jacket.
Dangui Korean costume-Hanbok-Dangui-Seuranchima-01.jpg Dangui is a female upper garment worn for ceremonial occasions during the Joseon Dynasty.[1] Dangui was also called dang-jeogori (Hangul: 당저고리), dang-jeoksam (Hangul: 당적삼), or dang-hansam (Hangul: 당한삼).[2]
Dopo Interior 1, Unhyeongung - Seoul, Korea.JPG Dopo is a variety of po (an overcoat) mostly worn by male Confucian scholars called seonbi since the mid Joseon period.
Durumagi Korean clothing-Hanbok-Joseon period-02.jpg
Garot Korea-Jeju-Museum-02.jpg Garot is a type of working and everyday dress dyed with juice of unripe persimmons. It has been worn by Jeju Island locals.
Gwanbok Joseon-Portrait of Cha Jegong-Black danryeongpo.jpg Gwanbok is a Korean general term referring to all business attires of government officers given by government, with Rank badge on them to distinguish hierarchies.
Hakchangui Korean hanbok-Hakchangui-Waryonggwan.jpg
Hwarot Korean.costume-Hanbok-wedding.bride-01.jpg Hwarot is a type of traditional Korean clothing worn during the Goryeo and Joseon Dynasty by royal women for ceremonial occasions or by commoners for weddings.[3] It originated from the Kingdom of Khotan, Central Asia.[4]
Jeogori Hanbok-female clothing-01.jpg Jeogori is a basic upper garment which has been worn by both men and women. It covers arms and upper part of the wearer's body.
Jeonbok Korean clothing-Hanbok-Jeonbok-01.jpg Jeonbok is a type of sleeveless long vest mostly worn by military personnel. It does not have overlapped column on the front side, and was worn over dongdari.
Jokki Korea-Seoul 0589-06 traditional dress.JPG vest
Kkachi durumagi Korean clothing-Hanbok-Obangjang durumagi-01.jpg Kkachi durumagi is a children's colorful overcoat worn on Korean New Year. It was worn over a jeogori or jokki while the wearer could put a jeonbok over it. Kkachi durumagi was also worn along with headgear such as bokgeon, hogeon or gulle.
Magoja Korean costume-Hanbok-Magoja and baji-01.jpg The magoja is a type of long jacket worn with hanbok, the traditional clothing of Korea, and is usually worn on top of the jeogori (short jacket).
Sagyusam Korean clothing-Hanbok-Sagyusam-Bokgeon.jpg Sagyusam is a type of po (outer robe) worn by young boys until they had a coming-of-age ceremony called gwallye. The name was derived from the shape; the lower end of the garment is divided into four parts.[5]
Saekdongot Korean clothing-Hanbok-Saekdong jeogori-01.jpg Saekdongot is any hanbok patchworked with colorful stripes. It began to be made since the Goryeo period (918 – 1392). The name literally means "many colored clothing". It was usually worn by children of the age at one to seven year old. The saekdong can be applied throughout jeogori (short jacket with sash), majoja (buttoned jacket), durumagi (overcoat) or among others.[6][7]
Wonsam Korean.costume-Wonsam-for.Queen.Joseon-01.jpg Wonsam is a female ceremonial topcoat during the Joseon Dynasty. The queen, princess consort, and consort to the first son of the crown prince wore it as a soryebok, a robe for small ceremonies, while wives of high officers and sanggung (court matrons) wore it as daeryebok, a robe for major ceremonies. The color and decorations of the garment around the chest, shoulders and back represent the wearer's rank.[8][9]


Ayam Korean hat-Ayam-01.jpg An ayam is a traditional winter cap mostly worn by women during the Joseon period. It is also called aegeom meaning "covering a forehead". The ayam consists of a crown and trailing big ribbons. The upper part of the crown is finely quilted, and its outer fabric consists of black or purple silk. While black or dark brown fur is used for the rest of the crown. The fabric for the inner is red cotton flannel. A tassel attached to the upper center of both front and back. Some ayam worn by kisaeng (female entertainer) were luxuriously adorned with jewels. The ayam worn for spring and autumn has the same shape as the one for winter, but it is made of a lighter silk.[10][11]
Banggeon Jeon Seon-Taking a reast after reading books-d1.jpg Headgear
Beonggeoji Korean hat-Jeonnip-01.jpg
Bokgeon Korea-Portrait of Song Siyeol-Joseon.jpg
Chaek Korean hat-02.jpg
Daesu Korean royal costume for queen-Jeogui and daesu-02.jpg
Gache wig
갓 (Gat) Korea-gat-01.jpg
Gulle Korean headgear-Gullae-01.jpg
Hogeon Korean headgear-Hogeon-01A.jpg
Hwagwan Korean headgear-Hwagwan-01.jpg Hwagwan is a type of Korean coronet worn by women traditionally for ceremonial occasions such as wedding.
Gonryongpos Korea-Yeongjo-King of Joseon-c1.jpg
Jangot Korean clothing-Jangot-01.jpg
Jeongjagwan Korea-Min Sangho-1898-Hubert Vos.jpg
Jeonmo Hanbok-Kisaeng-Hyewon-01.jpg
Jobawi Korean winter cap-Jobawi-01.jpg
Jokduri Korean headgear-Jokduri-01A.jpg
Joujeolpung Korean hat-01.jpg
Manggeon Korean headgear-Manggeon and tanggeon-01.jpg
Nambawi Korean headgear-Nambawi-01.jpg
Pungcha Pungcha.jpg
Tanggeon Korea-Yi Chegwan-Portrait of a Confucian scholar.jpg
삿갓 (Satgat) Hyewon-Nojung.sangbong.jpg
Sseugae chima Korean headgear-Sseugae chima-01.jpg
Waryonggwan Korean headgear-Waryonggwan-01.jpg
Yanggwan Korea-Geumgwan Jobok-01.jpg Yanggwan was a kind of crown worn by officials when they wore a jobok (朝服) and jebok (祭服, ceremonial clothing) during the Joseon Dynasty.[1]


Beoseon Korean sock-Beoseon-01A.jpg
Gomusin Korean shoes-01.jpg literally "rubber shoes". In present it is mostly worn by elder people and Buddhist monks and nuns [2]
화 (Hwa) Korean traditional men's winter shoes.jpg generic term referring to all kinds of boots
(Hye) Korean traditional shoes-01.jpg Varieties: Buntuhye (Hangul: 분투혜), taesahye (Hangul: 태사혜), danghye (Hangul: 당혜), unhye (Hangul: 운혜)[3]
집신 (Jipsin) 짚신.jpg
미투리 (Mituri) 미투리.jpg shoes made of hemp fabric [4]
목화 (Mokhwa) a variety of hwa, worn by officials along with gwanbok (official clothing) during the mid and late Joseon Dynasty.[5]
나막신 (Namaksin) Koreanclogs.JPG a type of wooden clog[6]


Baetssi Korean hair accessory-Baetssi daenggi-01.jpg hair ornament for young girls [7]
Balhyang pendant including incense [8]image
Binyeo (Hangul: 비녀) Korean hair pin-Binyeo-02.jpg a large decorative stick like a hairpin [9][10][11][12][13][14][15]
Buchae Korean fan [16]
Cheopji (Hangul: 첩지) Korean hair pin-Cheopji-01.jpg a hair pin [17][18]
Chimnang (Hangul: 침낭) pockets for needlesimage
Daenggi Korean hanbok and daenggi-01.jpg [19]
Donggot pin for tying sangtu (men's topnot)image
Dwikkoji (Hangul: 뒤꼬지) Korean hairpin-Dwikkoji-01.jpg [20][21][dead link]
Eunjangdo a women's ornamental silver dagger [22][23]
Gakdae (Hangul: 각대 角帶) [24] a belt worn by officialsimage.
Gwadae ornament [25]
Gwanja (Hangul: 관자; 貫子) small holes attached to manggeon (hairband) [26]image
Gwansik 무령왕 금제관식.jpg an ornament attached to crowns or hats [27]
Hyangdae (Hangul: 향대) Also called a nunmul goreum (Hangul: 눈물고름). A ribbon worn from the chima of a woman's dress, sometimes embroidered for upper class and sometimes with a tassel used for a handkerchief, especially in mourning.
Jumeoni Korea-Bokjumeoni-01.jpg [28]
Norigae Korean accessory-Norigae-01.jpg pendants [29][30][31]
Tteoljam Korean hairpin-Tteoljam-01.jpg [32]


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