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, H&M, and Zara.
There are currently 2647 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Basic T-Shirts. Most recently, blogger TessLively of tess-lively.blogspot.com styled her style moi t-shirt with a Dr Martens boots and style moi jacket.