Knit Capes first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2011 seen on Norway blogger barbroandersen of barbroandersen.com. She styled her white lindex knit cape with a brown Benelli boots, black lindex tights, and black GINA TRICOT high-waisted shorts. Since then, Knit Capes have grown in popularity as bloggers from Norway, Manila, and Vitoria have discovered them. Knit Capes are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Knit Capes are New Yorker, thrifted, H&M, Muji, and Cubus.
There are currently 31 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Knit Capes. Most recently, blogger Chloe_t of chloeting.com rocked her Wear All knit cape with a One Boutique dress dress.