He made it into The Business of Fashion’s ‘#BoF500 Class of 2019’, GQ magazine’s ‘Best-dressed men of the week’, King Choice’s ‘2019 Most Fashionable K-pop idols’ poll and Men’s Grooming Trend Report 2019’s ‘Ideal Appearance and Internal Role Model’.
1. The Business of Fashion – #BoF Class of 2019
In this award, BTS Jimin was selected along with five other Korean acts. The Business of Fashion is famous for their savvy writers and fashion insiders in style capitals around the world, delivering fashion business intelligence on emerging designers, disruptive technologies and global brands that mark on the industry. #BoF500 Class of 2019 introduces a community of people shaping the global fashion industry.
2. GQ Magazine – The 10 Best-Dressed Men of the Week
Back on July 2019, BTS Jimin was listed among the top 3 among the best dressed men of the week for his all-black airport fashion. This magazine is known for their focus on fashion, style and culture for men. GQ Magazine also features some other topics like music, sport, travel and many more.
3. King Choice – 2019 Most Fashionable K-pop idols
It is known as the largest international K-pop voting website with various voting polls for K-pop idols. On September 2019, BTS Jimin was voted as the most fashionable K-pop idol with over 1 million votes. Previously BTS Jimin made headlines around the world when he was voted the 2019 King of K-pop in King Choice.
4. Men’s Grooming Trend Report 2019 – ‘Ideal Appearance and Internal Role Model’
In the Men’s Grooming Trend Report 2019, an open survey was conducted among 500 men between the ages of 20-39 and BTS Jimin was named the ‘Ideal Appearance’ & ‘Internal Role Models’ back in April 2019. BTS Jimin unique sense of fashion makes the item he wears looks fancy and cool. This marks that BTS Jimin is highly popular among men and women regardless of age.
Edward Barsamian, head editor for Victoria Beckham and style editor for Vogue.com along with Jeff Benjamin, a freelance journalist and editor also mentioned BTS Jimin for his fashion sense and style.
BTS Jimin also made headlines in a lot of Korean media outlets for his fashion and style.