The Lace trend first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Sydney blogger thenoircollective. She wore her black voodoo lace tights with a handmade navy skirt skirt, black SUPRÉ blazer, and black morrissey studded belt. Since then, Lace clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, New York, and Manila have discovered them. Lace clothing is generally seen in chic, romantic, and casual style. In December 2011, Chictopia wrote an editorial about A Case of Lace. Popular brands of Lace clothing are thrifted, Zara, vintage, H&M, and Forever 21.