Initial necklaces first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Melbourne blogger Chicnicity. She wore her silver Tiffany initial necklace with a blue vintage blazer, black bardot bodysuit intimate, and black vintage handbag accessories. Since then, Initial necklaces have grown in popularity as bloggers from New York, Miami, and Phoenix have discovered them. Initial necklaces are generally seen in casual, bohemian, and 60s style. Popular brands of Initial necklaces are Initial Necklace, shimmer and stone, Tiffany, JWjewelrybox, and Jennifer Zeuner.
There are currently 12 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Initial necklaces. Most recently, blogger Melificent of melificent.com wore her Bauble Bar initial necklace with a Conversation Pieces maxi dress.