Faux Vests first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2010 seen on New York blogger clairegrenade of DELUNEBLOG.COM. She styled her gray Wetseal faux vest with a gray bycorpus sweater, red Oscar de la Renta thrifted blouse, and white f21 skirt. Since then, Faux Vests have grown in popularity as bloggers from New York have discovered them. Faux Vests are generally seen in geek style. A popular brand of Faux Vests are Wetseal.