Fur Vests first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger connie. She wore her beige INC fur vest with a white Uniqlo keith herring t-shirt, black Gap zippered pants, and green vintage platform, suede shoes. Since then, Fur Vests have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, New York, and Hong Kong have discovered them. Fur Vests are generally seen in chic, casual, and trendy style. Popular brands of Fur Vests are Forever21, H&M, Forever 21, Zara, and vintage.