Eclectic Sweaters first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger connie. She wore her black Walter van Beirendonck pom pom sweater with a silver Tsumori Chisato sculptural dress, beige Tsumori Chisato typefont tights, and gray Cosmic Wonder leather pants. Since then, Eclectic Sweaters have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Minneapolis, and San Francisco have discovered them. Popular brands of Eclectic Sweaters are Zara, thrifted, Forever 21, vintage, and H&M.
There are currently 1872 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Eclectic Sweaters. Most recently, blogger EvilishQueeny of beautyininsanity.blogspot.com styled her second hand fluffy sweater with a Choies horse bag, pink sneakers, and Indian Point ethno skirt.