Leather Coats first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2009 seen on Vancouver blogger thehautepursuit of thehautepursuit.com. She wore her brown urban behavior leopard fur coat with a white American Apparel sexualitee t-shirt, black vintage leather pants, and black Zara zipper boots. Since then, Leather Coats have grown in popularity as bloggers from London, Denver, and San Francisco have discovered them. Popular brands of Leather Coats are Forever 21, H&M, Mango, vintage, and Zara.
There are currently 200 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Coats. Most recently, blogger joannaladrido of joannaladrido.com wore her yellow chicnova coat with a black Glitterati bra, yellow Glitterati skirt, and black DAS heels.