Fourteen-year-old Bao Ha is the only Vietnamese model to walk the runway of Seoul Fashion Week this year.
Ha wore two outfits from the "Wednesday is Monday" collection by designer Kwak Hyun-joo. In her first appearance, Ha wore a jacket combined with a split skirt and white high-top boots. Her second appearance featured an all-black outfit with a jacket and a flared skirt.
Bao Ha walks the runway at the 2023 Seoul Fashion Week.
Designer Kwak Hyun-joo was inspired by the Netflix series "Wednesday," which caught the Internet by storm in 2022. The collection targets teenagers with dynamic and rebellious designs.
Ha was selected for the show during a casting session in South Korea on Mar. 17. She was the first Vietnamese model to walk the main show of the event.
"This is an opportunity for me to gain more experience and improve myself. My dream is to make it in the fashion world," she said.
Nguyen Lam Bao Ha was born in 2009 in Ho Chi Minh City. She won the "talented child model" award at a Hanoi fashion contest in 2019 and participated in the 2020 Asian Kids Fashion Week, as well as the 2020 and 2022 Vietnam International Fashion Week
Ha attended Milan Fashion Week in July last year and won the Teen Models Vietnam contest in September.