South Korea’s senior models are bridging the nation’s generational divide one Instagram follower at a time

//South Korea’s senior models are bridging the nation’s generational divide one Instagram follower at a time

South Korea’s senior models are bridging the nation’s generational divide one Instagram follower at a time

Aged 70 she was working 20 hours a day in a hospital just to make ends meet.Now at 75, Choi Soon-hwa is an unlikely fashion star and model in South Korea, one of a handful of seniors who have become social media and fashion celebrities in a country where intergenerational conflict is mounting as the population ages.“I think of having this job at this age as a miracle,” Choi says.She is now the oldest professional model in the South, and has walked the runway at Seoul Fashion Week. It is a far…

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