Kim Jo-jo (Kim So-hyun) passes by this shop in the evening after having finished her part-time work shift —silently followed by Lee Hye-young (Jung Ga-ram)— in episode 1 of Love Alarm (좋아하면 울리는) (Netflix, 2019).
This shop appears as ‘La Piscine’ in Matrimonial Chaos/The Best Divorce (최고의 이혼) (KBS2, 2018); a boutique run by Jo Seok-moo’s (Cha Tae-hyun) ex-girlfriend Yoo-young (Lee El); she lives upstairs. In episode 1, it is here where meet again after 10 years. She named the shop after the French-Italian film ‘La Piscine (The Swimming Pool)’ (1967) because she loved the clothes showcased in it.
Yoon Ji-ho (Jung So-min) passes by this shop in episode 2 of Because This Is My First Life/This Life Is Our First (이번 생은 처음이라) (tvN, 2017), still in shock after her colleague, Director Gye (Kim Wook), tried to force himself on her. Here, she walks in the opposite direction of the street from Young-jae in The Third Charm.
Broister [브로이스터] is a ‘lifestyle select shop’ located at Tojeong-ro [토정로] in Seoul’s neighborhood Hapjeong [Hapjeong-dong/합정동] in the Mapo District [Mapo-gu/마포구]. It sits only two shop lots away from La Retro [라레트로].
27-1 Tojeong-ro, Hapjeong-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울 마포구 토정로 27-1
Geolocation: 37.545729, 126.914023
Hapjeong Station [합정역], Seoul Subway Line 2 and 6, Exit 7
(7 min walk)
— submitted by Toni
— Photo taken by © Mich KDL, August 2019
— Because This is My First Life, Love Alarm added by Marion KDL
— The Third Charm added by Mich KDL