Kwon Eunbi’s ‘Provocative’ Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Soloist

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Kwon Eunbi became a hot topic for her outfit at an event, which netizens claimed as “provocative,” leading RUBIs to defend the idol.

Here’s what happened.

Kwon Eunbi’s Outfit Deemed by Netizens as ‘Provocative’ + RUBIs Step Up Against Critics

On September 22, a netizen established an online discussion titled, “Why are Kwon Eunbi’s outfits like that?”

Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

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Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

(Photo : Instagram)

Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

(Photo : Instagram)

This was followed by several pictures of Eunbi, who confidently wore a strapless brown getup that flaunted her flawless physique and features. The idol’s performance took place at the Korean National Police University Festival, where she performed her best hits.

See her photos below:

Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

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Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

(Photo : Instiz)

Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

(Photo : Instiz)

Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

(Photo : Instiz)

However, the author also posted screenshots from Twitter that showed netizens protesting against Woollim Entertainment. Twitter users begged the agency to change Eunbi’s university festival outfits and some suggested changing the idol’s stylists.

  • “This was Eunbi’s outfit at the Korean National Police University festival.”
Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

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Comments:

  • “I’m pleading with Woollim to change Eunbi’s outfits for university festivals! Please respect and protect your artists!”
  • “I strongly recommend Woolim to change Kwon Eunbi’s stylist! Fans complained and worried about her clothes ever since Waterbomb, but she’s looking more of a wreck even in university festivals now.”
  • “When are you going to change her stylist? I wouldn’t even wear those as casual clothes because of how short it is.”
  • “When are you going to replace the coordi who always provocatively dress Eunbi?”
Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

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Netizens then commented on the author’s post and gave out mixed reactions. They remarked that Eunbi’s outfit was too “provocative” while some stated that people were only pointing it out due to the idol’s glamorous body.

  • “Eunbi looks too provocative here.”
  • “The reactions are like this because Eunbi has a good body.”
  • “Eunbi is only getting sworn at because her body is good. She’s approaching her 30s now, and she can wear whatever weird outfits she wants.”

Some netizens added the company makes use of these styles since they match the bold outfits Eunbi wore during Waterbomb festivals, where she went viral across the K-pop community.

They also expressed their understanding behind some fans’ opposition to Eunbi’s current styling, while some voiced out that her outfit was not a match with the location.

  • “It’s because Eunbi’s Waterbomb outfits got all those responses, but it seems like Woollim will keep dressing her like this.”
  • “I understand why fans want her to change outfits because she gets harassed so much.”
  • “That outfit doesn’t even match that specific location.”
Kwon Eunbi's 'Provocative' Outfit Sparks Debate + RUBIs Defend Idol

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In a separate forum, fans defended Eunbi’s fashion choices while some remained neutral about the situation.

  • “Let Eunbi wear whatever she wants, but men also need to be stopped.”
  • “What she’s wearing is something a typical idol would wear, everyone is just reacting like this because she has big boobs.”
  • “If she has no problem wearing those outfits, then fans can shut it.”
  • “If Eunbi’s happy wearing those outfits, then props to her. But if she’s not comfy in them, then f**k Woollim.”

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*******************************] Riely Miller