Blue Ties first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Sydney blogger Zanita of fellt.com/zanita. She wore her blue vintage tie with a blue Zara shirt, black kate hurst shorts, and black Mollini shoes. Since then, Blue Ties have grown in popularity as bloggers from London, New York, and London have discovered them. Blue Ties are generally seen in preppy, classic, and casual style. Popular brands of Blue Ties are Canali, thrifted, Equeglitz, vintage, and Zara.
There are currently 185 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Blue Ties. Most recently, blogger aCullen of timeenoughfordrums.blogspot.com rocked her blue vintage tie with a white H&M socks, blue thrifted shoes, and blue Zara dress.