Black Purses first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Paris blogger Adeline_R of adelinerapon.blogspot.com. She styled her black Marc Labat purse with a white H&M diy shredded shirt, white Petit Bateau diy shredded top, and black American Apparel leggings. Since then, Black Purses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Manila, and San Francisco have discovered them. Black Purses are generally seen in chic, casual, and trendy style. Popular brands of Black Purses are Forever 21, Zara, H&M, Chanel, and vintage.
There are currently 5052 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Black Purses. Most recently, blogger HollyDolly of hollydollyblog.com rocked her black Chanel purse with a tan Target coat, black Urban Outfitters jeans, and periwinkle Buffalo Exchange sweater.