Cotton Leggings first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2009 seen on Manila blogger lissakahayon of lissakahayon.com. She styled her black Zara cotton leggings with a red Undernourished Manila blazer blazer, brown Topshop sleeveless, cotton top, and black Zara blazer blazer. Since then, Cotton Leggings have grown in popularity as bloggers from Manila, San Diego, and Italy have discovered them. Cotton Leggings are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Cotton Leggings are Target, American Apparel, Zara, Forever 21, and H&M.
There are currently 280 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Cotton Leggings. Most recently, blogger martinamartiala of littleblacksalmiak.blogspot.com rocked her black H&M cotton leggings with a light blue H&M wool coat, black H&M bag, and black vintage plastic sunglasses.