The estimated cost for the birthday celebration of BLACKPINK Jennie is making a lot of people’s jaws drop.
On January 25th, an article titled “The cake that appeared on Jennie’s Instagram is 250,000 won” was published on the Korean forum Instiz. The cake, which was allegedly Jennie’s birthday cake, draws a lot of attention.
From previous photos on Jennie’s Instagram, netizens also uncover the jaw-dropping price tage of Jennie’s birthday celebration. In particular, the scene and food that appeared from Jennie’s Instagram is from Ariake, a famous Japanese-styled restaurant at The Shilla – an extremely famous hotel chain in Korea. The average cost of food for one person at Ariake is estimated to be around 160,000 won (129 USD), and looking at the delicious dish enjoyed by Jennie, this cost may amount to way higher.
In addition, the cake enjoyed by Jennie, which is decorated with rose-like whipping cream and gold glitter, is pointed out to have cost 250,000 won (around 200 USD).
It is also known that Jennie received a lot of meaningful and luxurious gifts from family members, friends, and brands. In particular, the female idol showed off a bouquet of blue roses set by her mother, as well as a gift sent by Chanel – where she is an ambassador.
Seeing the price tag of Jennie’s birthday celebration, a lot of netizens couldn’t help but leave shocked comments such as, “One cake is the price of a coat…”, “Everything looks so expensive”, and “What kind of palace is this”.