Leather Bags first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Loma Linda blogger fashionispoison. She styled her purple Chanel bag with a black Rick Owens jacket, black The Pretenders shirt, and gray Givenchy shoes. Since then, Leather Bags have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, London, and Denver have discovered them. In October 2012, Chictopia wrote an editorial about DIY Jil Sander Leather Lunch Bag. Popular brands of Leather Bags are Alexander Wang, H&M, Chanel, vintage, and Zara.
There are currently 1230 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Bags. Most recently, blogger Dominiquetiu of konichiwear.com rocked her hot pink Saint Laurent bag with a black Topshop leggings.