Elegant coats first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Makati blogger joannaladrido of joannaladrido.com. She wore her white Zara coat with a black Topshop dress and white Zara shoes. Since then, Elegant coats have grown in popularity as bloggers from London, BURNT OAK, and Warsaw have discovered them. Popular brands of Elegant coats are Sheinside, Mango, vintage, H&M, and Zara.
There are currently 1440 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Elegant coats. Most recently, blogger Myblondegal of myblondegal.com rocked her H&M coat in a streetstyle look.