Hippie Hats first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2010 seen on Cengkareng blogger Moi_Moiselle of moimoiselle.blogspot.com. She wore her orange FCUK hat with a orange Topshop top, blue Topshop high waisted pants, and black Zara studded vest. Since then, Hippie Hats have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Pampanga, and Jeddah have discovered them. Popular brands of Hippie Hats are Topshop, asos, Forever 21, vintage, and H&M.
There are currently 389 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Hippie Hats. Most recently, blogger Laura86 of livinginashoe.com rocked her brown hat with a dark brown boots, army green Sheinside jacket, and camel Beny's Style bag.