The Grey Tank trend first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2008 seen on Edmonton blogger jenesaisquoi. She styled her gray American Apparel grey tank top with a black American Apparel disco pants, black vintage lil boys blazer, and brown Forever21 clutch bag. Since then, Grey Tank clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Birmingham, Baltimore, and Edmonton have discovered them. Grey Tank clothing is generally seen in vintage, casual, and basic style. Popular brands of Grey Tank clothing are Hang Ten, Anne Klein, Forever21, H&M, and American Apparel.
There are currently 30 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Grey Tank clothing. Most recently, blogger disarmingdarling of disarmingdarling.blogspot.com styled her American Apparel grey tank top with a vintage floral blazer and vintage guess? shorts.