Everything You Need To Know About BLACKPINK’s Latest Schedules & Promotions
If you hear about the question, who is the most popular girl group from South Korea right now? Surely many will answer BLACKPINK. One of the girl groups under YG Entertainment, which consists of Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa and Rose as their members, has indeed become a popular girl group in South Korea and also internationally. They became one of the girl groups who were able to invite people who were previously not interested in the Hallyu wave to be the center of attention of many people.
BLACKPINK was also busy after the release of their last comeback, followed by a very tight world tour schedule. As a group, BLACKPINK also includes having very talented members and fans also look forward to when the members make their debut solo. In this article, we will discuss some of BLACKPINK’s members’ latest schedules, activities, promotions, and their latest comeback.
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Member Solo Activity
Every girl group or boy group in South Korea will usually get the chance to promote individually outside their comeback group schedule. Some of them get the chance to debut solo, become MCs on music programs, radio DJs, and even participate in survival shows with the concept of each idol to compete with each other. In each schedule, we can also see the other talents of each idol member who has good quality.
BLACKPINK also includes idols which often have individual schedules and promotions outside of their comeback group schedules. Let’s look in more detail about BLACKPINK’s Jennie, Jisoo, Rose, and Lisa’s recent activities or promotions below!
At the end of 2019, BLACKPINK’s Jennie was involved in collaboration with Gentle Monster. Idol, who was born in 1996, was seen attending the Gentle Monster grand opening event on December 10, 2019, which was held in Beijing. He was present during her busy schedule with the BLACKPINK’s concert ‘IN YOUR AREA’ in Fukuoka, which was attended by 55 thousand fans.
BLACKPINK’s Jennie looks beautiful in a white mini dress with a black ribbon on the chest. Predictably, Jennie’s appearance immediately caught the attention of netizens. Besides praising her beauty, some netizens are worried that the newfangled dress that will be worn by the singer of Kill This Love will sag. Various comments, such as “Really beautiful … Jennie …” written by netizens.
“Not the best clothes, but Jennie looks beautiful and cute here,” said another netizen. “Am I the only one who worries that the dress will fall? I hope the top isn’t loose,” netizens said. “Jennie is unique,” added another.
Following her recent schedule with Gentle Monster, BLACKPINK’s Jennie launched her eyewear design by collaborating with the well-known eyewear brand. In April 2020, BLACKPINK’s Jennie shared photos of her latest collaboration with the South Korean eyewear brand, Gentle Monster. Collaboration’ Gentle Monster x Jennie’ presents a collection of glasses with the theme ‘Jentle Home.’
The main rapper from BLACKPINK is seen wearing glasses frames that look trendy and classy. This collaboration collection offers a diverse set of frames, from retro to oversize sunglasses and other eyewear accessories.
Based on the Gentle Monster brand statement, the ‘Jentle Home’ line was inspired by Jennie’s former dollhouse. The doll’s theme can be seen from the ‘Jentle’ logo on the eyewear packaging, which resembles the theme of Mattel’s Barbie doll.
Reporting from the Forbes page, the K-Pop star is styled like a Barbie doll in a Gentle Monster ad poster, where later visitors can chat with plastic avatars resembling Jennie and ask questions about the product she launched. So far, Jennie has launched five eyeglasses with different designs and various color choices, as well as a pair of removable sunglasses chains.
In her photos, Jennie was seen wearing the Jennie-1996 C1 model sunglasses, which were rectangular with a silver frame. Equipped with a 100% black UV protective lens, the price of these glasses is around the US $ 260. In another photo, Jennie wore a red dress and glasses model Jennie-KUKU YC1 which has three colors black, yellow, and leopard motif. Square silhouette design glasses with 100% UV protection. The price is also around the US $ 260.
Jennie also looks retro wearing a black crop bra top, with Jennie-Daisy 02 glasses with a rectangular design, equipped with a 100% pink gradient for UV protection. There are three color choices for the frame: pink, yellow, and clear. The price is the same, around the US $ 260. The collaboration also launched a collection of accessories such as the trendy eyeglasses chain that sells for the US $140. ‘Gentle Monster x Jennie’, will be available online at GentleMonster.com starting April 21, 2020.
Then in May 2020, the brand will also hold ‘Jentle Home’ pop-up space in Seoul, which will show Jennie’s BLACKPINK’s dollhouse as a real home and can be visited.
‘Jentle Home’ is a sentimental experience that enlivens our fantasies while reminding us of our childhood, dreams, and hopes that we often forget. Gentle Monster works with a Paris-based photographer, Hugo Comte, to present a series of surrealist iterations of Jennie’s childhood hopes and dreams.
In this house, we can find small objects that resemble dollhouses complete with kitchens to cozy living rooms. The colors chosen are well suited to the current spring atmosphere and illustrate Jennie’s sweet personality.
The ‘Jentle Home’ collection offers a range of eyeglasses with a variety of frames, ranging from large KUKU sunglasses, slim fit 1996, DAISY retro metal, and optical frames IN THE MOOD, along with a collection of special accessories with the JENTLE logo.
‘Jentle Home’ Pop-up store is open to the public from May 13 to September 12 at 12 AM – 9 PM, located at 22 Apgujeong-to 10-Gil, Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul. Because of the Corona pandemic, there will be health procedures where visitors will be checked for body temperature, clean their hands, and are required to wear masks.
There are also special packages available where you get a box containing glasses and miniature dollhouses.
Still, on a schedule for promotion and collaboration with Gentle Monster, BLACKPINK’s Jennie returns to greeting fans on Instagram by uploading 59 new photos to her feed by using some of the latest collections from the glasses by her design. Besides that, BLACKPINK’s Jennie was also seen promoting her glasses by doing unboxing in the recording studio along with the appearance of BIGBANG’s G-Dragon, which quite surprised the fans.
BLACKPINK’s Jennie shared 59 selfies on her Instagram account @jennierubyjane. In total, there were nine posts uploaded by the singer who had lived in New Zealand, all of which featured selfie photos taken in her room. Jennie’s selfie photos are not ordinary because the nine posts feature photos in different clothing. In these photos, Jennie looks beautiful and sexy in her upper body covering the shoulder, tight mini dress, to a mini skirt.
Interestingly, these photos of Jennie were taken at the same angle that the singer of Solo also posed as if he was undergoing a photoshoot. In all of her photos, Jennie wears or holds glasses from Gentle Monster. These beautiful photos uploaded by Jennie are the subject of discussion by netizens on Theqoo‘s online community site. They flocked to praise her like a rich teenager in dramas.
“She’s pretty crazy. And her eye makeup is very good,” praised the netizens. “This is the quality that rich teenagers have,” said another netizen. “She must be bored, haha. I don’t know, but she’s very funny like her own friend,” said another.
“Wow, I didn’t realize she was this thin after looking at her feet. God-Jennie fits in any dress because she’s skinny,” said the netizen. “Very cute. She must change her clothes many times himself,” commented another. “Very hot. She’s a beautiful Kim Jennie. This self-photo shoot is very cute and hot,” added another.
Thanks to these uploaded photos, Jennie is also the topic of many people’s conversations on Twitter. Even ‘Jennie Kim’ successfully became a trending topic as a result of the fans’ splashy reaction to seeing 59 new photos uploaded.