Actually – no lie – that's pretty much what happened!
The husband of one of my colleagues happens to be the English tutor of the owner of the OVOCO Diamond Gallery and so received some complementary invitations to an Exhibition Opening and Jewelry Show featuring both the Seoul-based OVOCO and the once-Russian now Paris-based jewelry company Marchak.
After a delicious dinner and a few glasses of wine and champagne, we had a chance to rub shoulders with Seoul's fashion finest, including one of the judges from Project Runway Korea:
Well, actually, there was very little shoulder rubbing that went on. It was mostly just us standing around looking awkward and a little under-dressed as we watched the spectacle and waited for the jewelry show to begin:
Yeah, pretty much a typical Thursday evening.