The Lace Up Platform trend first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2010 seen on Manila blogger AiB of aileenclarisse.blogspot.com. She wore her black Figlia lace up platform shoes with a black People are People harem pants and white random cropped top. Since then, Lace Up Platform clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Jeddah, Manila, and Ashford have discovered them. Lace Up Platform clothing is generally seen in goth, chic, and bohemian style. Popular brands of Lace Up Platform clothing are Kelsi Dagger, Colcci, Qupid, Guess, and lulus.com.
There are currently 25 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Lace Up Platform clothing. Most recently, blogger TessLively of tess-lively.blogspot.com styled her Choies lace up platform sandals with a Choies hat, Choies denim jacket, and Udobuy shorts.