High Waisted Skirts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger annabel of blushingambition.blogspot.com. She wore her black H&M high waisted skirt with a pink H&M silkblend top, black thrifted lace up shoes, and black calvin klein bra. Since then, High Waisted Skirts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Manila, and Jakarta have discovered them. High Waisted Skirts are generally seen in casual, chic, and trendy style. Popular brands of High Waisted Skirts are vintage, Zara, American Apparel, Forever 21, and H&M.