Knit Shirts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2010 seen on blogger bay7 of baybaker.weebly.com. She wore her black George knit shirt with a blue Levi's Skinny dark jeans, black Alice Temperley for Target vest, and red unknown brand vintage tie. Since then, Knit Shirts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Grou, and New York have discovered them. Knit Shirts are generally seen in chic, casual, and business casual style. Popular brands of Knit Shirts are vintage, George, Topshop, Old Navy, and H&M.
There are currently 43 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Knit Shirts. Most recently, blogger SummerBerries of thesummerberries.blogspot.com wore her salmon Closed knit shirt with a light pink J Brand jeans, light pink Furla bag, and brick red Zara sandals.