Knee High Socks first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Vancouver, BC, blogger lydia of styleisstyle.blogspot.com. She styled her pink American Apparel knee high socks with a black thrifted boots, white value village altered skirt, and black target belt. Since then, Knee High Socks have grown in popularity as bloggers from Canada, Los Angeles, and York have discovered them. Knee High Socks are generally seen in chic, casual, and vintage style. Popular brands of Knee High Socks are American Apparel, H&M, Forever 21, Target, and Ardene.