Basic T Shirts first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Stockholm blogger sillyeuropean. She styled her white thrifted t-shirt with a beige Cheap Monday jeans. Since then, Basic T Shirts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Madrid, and San Francisco have discovered them. Popular brands of Basic T Shirts are Gap, American Apparel, Forever 21, Zara, and H&M.
There are currently 2623 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Basic T Shirts. Most recently, blogger harrietemily of harrietemily.com wore her white Ralph Lauren t-shirt with a black All Saints jeans and black H&M jacket.