W Korea, a leading name in the fashion editorial world, has recently showcased NewJeans‘ Hanni in a stunning collaboration with Gucci. Revealed on January 16 KST via the magazine’s official social media channels, the photoshoot features Hanni, the globally recognized face of Gucci, exuding a distinctive style that seamlessly blends the realms of luxury and chic.
This collaboration is further elevated by the artistic lens of Hiroshi Fujiwara, the esteemed Creative Director hailed as the godfather of Japanese street fashion. Fujiwara’s vision brings a fresh perspective to Hanni’s naturally captivating expressions, weaving a narrative of elegance and street style sophistication.
In a heart-to-heart interview during the photoshoot, Hanni reflects on her experiences over the past year, with a special mention of her memorable performance at Lollapalooza. She describes the transformational impact this event had on her and her fellow group members’ approach to stage performances. Hanni, known for her love of the stage, shares how this event heightened her enjoyment and passion for performing.
Gratitude is a recurring theme in Hanni’s reflections. She expresses deep appreciation for the support that has made her journey possible, acknowledging the contributions of many. Hanni also opens up about balancing self-imposed pressures with a new, lighter approach to challenges. Looking ahead to 2024, she embraces a mindset of optimism and readiness to face new opportunities.