Crochet Vests first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Calgary blogger whatswithamy of amyflyingakite.com. She wore her black Urban Outfitters crochet vest with a black h&m via thrift striped shirt, black thrift harem pants, and black thrift boots, vintage shoes. Since then, Crochet Vests have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Manila, and Hogwarts School have discovered them. Crochet Vests are generally seen in bohemian, casual, and chic style. Popular brands of Crochet Vests are H&M, Zara, thrifted, Forever 21, and vintage.
There are currently 160 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Crochet Vests. Most recently, blogger borntobotheryou styled her white vintage crochet vest with a bubble gum ClubCouture open back used as skirt dress, black Topshop bowler hat, and black vintage mesh top.