Cutout Tops first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Berkeley blogger connie. She wore her gray neneee cutout top with a black H&M omg so wrinkled skirt, green VPL striped tights, and black Payless platform shoes. Since then, Cutout Tops have grown in popularity as bloggers from Cebu City, Los Angeles, and Garner have discovered them. Cutout Tops are generally seen in chic, comfortable, and bohemian style. Popular brands of Cutout Tops are Binkydoodles, HAUTE & REBELLIOUS, Nasty Gal, Tobi, and pinkaholic.