Leather Leggings first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Yogyakarta blogger MarlaSinger of theversicle.com. She wore her black Topshop wet look leggings with a black Body & Soul loose t-shirt, silver Divided by H&M metallic faux leather jacket, and black Blackmimi heart-cage necklace. Since then, Leather Leggings have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Denver, and Cagliari have discovered them. Popular brands of Leather Leggings are American Apparel, Forever 21, Zara, Topshop, and H&M.
There are currently 471 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Leggings. Most recently, blogger TessLively of tess-lively.blogspot.com wore her Chicwish faux leather leggings with a Udobuy ankle boots boots, Choies shirt, and Choies sweatshirt.