High Waisted Pants first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Chattanooga blogger Snowshoe. She wore her brown vintage high waisted pants with a To The Max patterned shirt, H&M maroon knit hat, and Marc by Marc Jacobs patent, caramel shoes. Since then, High Waisted Pants have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, New York, and Orlando have discovered them. High Waisted Pants are generally seen in chic, casual, and classic style. Popular brands of High Waisted Pants are Zara, vintage, Forever 21, American Apparel, and H&M.