Black Gap Coats first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Portland blogger camiller. She wore her black Gap trench coat with a gray American Apparel sweatshirt, black doc martens boots, and coach backpack. Since then, Black Gap Coats have grown in popularity as bloggers from Little Rock, Montréal, and Honolulu have discovered them. Black Gap Coats are generally seen in classic, casual, and basic style. Popular types of Black Gap Coats are swing coat, wool, trench, toggle hooded, and trench coat.
There are currently 28 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Black Gap Coats. Most recently, blogger lightsilk wore her black Gap coat with a pink Topshop jeans and beige Topshop shoes.