Leather Loafers first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2011 seen on Hong Kong blogger MakeShiftModel of makeshiftmodel.co.uk. She styled her blue Gucci blue stripe heel loafers with a black vintage fedora hat, black asos leather slash jacket, and nude Vintage Thrifted pleated skirt. Since then, Leather Loafers have grown in popularity as bloggers from Montréal, Vancouver, and Utrecht have discovered them. Popular brands of Leather Loafers are Dolce Vita, asos, Topshop, Zara, and Jeffrey Campbell.
There are currently 47 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Loafers. Most recently, blogger TessLively of tess-lively.blogspot.com wore her studded loafers with a OASAP hat, OASAP overknee tights, and round sunglasses.