Button Up Cardigans first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2010 seen on Toronto blogger badley of zoebadley.com. She wore her yellow garage button up cardigan with a gray vintage floral scarf, black Ralph Lauren studded belt, and black unsure knee high stockings intimate. Since then, Button Up Cardigans have grown in popularity as bloggers from San Francisco, Charlottesville, and Kalamazoo have discovered them. Button Up Cardigans are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Button Up Cardigans are Pinc Premium, H&M, Gap, Forever 21, and Target.
There are currently 48 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Button Up Cardigans. Most recently, blogger CouleurSpleen of couleurspleen.blogspot.com wore her mustard thrifted button up cardigan with a black thrifted chelsea boots, black thrifted panama hat, and brown thrifted briefcase bag.