Hot Topic Tops first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2010 seen on Winnipeg, Manitoba blogger flattery of flattery.ca. She wore her gray Hot Topic top with a green American Apparel shorts, black H&M blazer, and black Aldo boots. Since then, Hot Topic Tops have grown in popularity as bloggers from Colts Neck, San Antonio, and Puerto Rico have discovered them. Hot Topic Tops are generally seen in rocker, geek, and casual style. Popular types of Hot Topic Tops are cropped, cut up, mesh, fishnet, and tank top. Blogger's favorite colors are black, white, blue, and gray.
There are currently 34 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Hot Topic Tops. Most recently, blogger bethanystruble of outofabook.blogspot.com styled her white Hot Topic mesh top with a tan Forever 21 ankle boots boots, light blue thrifted denim shirt, and white thrifted denim shorts shorts.