Royal Spanish Clothing to Enter Korean Market

Spanish fashion designer Roberto Torretta has joined with actress Lee Yu-ri to launch the namesake brand here.

Torretta and Lee attended the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid on Saturday and showcased clothing lines that will hit the Korean market this season. Mainly active in Europe, Torretta is a designer for Spain's royal family.

Actress Lee Yu-ri poses with Roberto Torretta at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid on Saturday. /Courtesy of Yulyen Actress Lee Yu-ri poses with Roberto Torretta at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid on Saturday. /Courtesy of Yulyen

The designer said he selected Korea as a gateway to enter the Asian market, taking into consideration the country's emergence as a regional hub.

englishnews@chosun.com / Feb. 17, 2014 11:14 KST