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Aespa Karina ‘Spicy’ Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harley Quinn?

by Anna-Liisa Haapakoski


The world of K-pop has never been a stranger to groundbreaking fashion trends and daring style choices. Aespa’s Karina, in their latest “Spicy” music video, has sparked quite a debate amongst fans.

Her unique styling choices are drawing comparisons to Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon, Western rock icon Avril Lavigne, and even the flamboyant character Harley Quinn.

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Aespa Karina ‘Spicy’ Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harley Quinn?

Karina’s first look in the music video, adorned with a pink hairband and blonde hair, has incited fans to draw parallels with Taeyeon’s signature style.

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“It’s as if she’s taken a page out of the high teen fashion book and made it her own,” one fan expressed.

Aespa Karina 'Spicy' Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harlequin?

(Photo : Nate)
Aespa Karina ‘Spicy’ Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harley Quinn?

This sentiment echoes the thoughts of many others who appreciate her distinct, yet seemingly familiar, approach to this style.

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Aespa Karina 'Spicy' Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harlequin?

(Photo : Nate)
Aespa Karina ‘Spicy’ Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harley Quinn?

The second look that Karina flaunts in the video is the smoky makeup, a style commonly associated with rockstars, particularly Avril Lavigne. Coupled with skinny jeans, this look has left fans in awe.

Aespa Karina 'Spicy' Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harlequin?

(Photo : Nate)
Aespa Karina ‘Spicy’ Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harley Quinn?

One fan exclaimed, “It’s as if she was born to rock this look!” Fans not only admire her adaptation of this style but also appreciate her ability to carry it with grace, akin to Lavigne’s rockstar persona.

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Aespa Karina 'Spicy' Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harlequin?

(Photo : Nate)
Aespa Karina ‘Spicy’ Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harley Quinn?

Karina’s third and perhaps the most daring look in the “Spicy” video is one that brings to mind the eccentric character Harley Quinn. Donning a pink fur, Karina’s Harley Quinn style has divided opinion.

Aespa Karina 'Spicy' Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harlequin?

(Photo : Nate)
Aespa Karina ‘Spicy’ Style: Similar to SNSD Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, Harley Quinn?

While some fans believe this look to be too outlandish, others see it as a testament to Karina’s versatility and ability to make any style her own.

“It felt as if the music video was ripped apart when I saw this look,” one fan said, signifying the impact it had on viewers.

Fan Reactions: A Mirror to Karina’s Style Impact

Karina’s style evolution has also sparked a flurry of discussions amongst the fans.

One admirer, highlighting the striking nature of her second look, stated, “Karina carries the rockstar style seamlessly, an aesthetic that may seem complex to some.”

This sentiment resonates with a significant portion of her fans who believe Karina’s style transformation to have a deep connection with her personality.

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Further, a section of her fanbase has shown a distinct preference for her first look.

“Her blonde hair coupled with the hairband is an absolute delight,” a fan mentioned, emphasizing the allure of this style.

This viewpoint was echoed by another fan who felt an irresistible charm in Karina’s first look, reinforcing the appeal of this style.

Contrarily, another subset of fans expressed their preference for Karina to stick to more conventional styles.

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“Karina should opt for black hair,” one fan suggested, hinting at a desire for her to return to a more traditional K-pop aesthetic.

The array of styles Karina sports in the “Spicy” music video has undoubtedly stirred conversation among fans and fashion enthusiasts alike.

While her looks draw comparisons to SNSD’s Taeyeon, Avril Lavigne, and even Harley Quinn, it’s evident that Karina is carving out her own niche in the fashion world of K-pop.

The debate around her style choices also reflects the diversity of preferences among fans.

As one fan aptly puts it, “Each time I watch the video, I find myself swayed.”

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