Maxi Cardigans first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2010 seen on Montreal blogger lanton of qualityrivets.blogspot.com. She styled her cream vintage maxi cardigan with a cream Zara tassels shirt, black American Apparel leggings, and black Aldo over the knee boots. Since then, Maxi Cardigans have grown in popularity as bloggers from Jakarta, Tianjin, and Los Angeles have discovered them. Maxi Cardigans are generally seen in chic, casual, and bohemian style. Popular brands of Maxi Cardigans are vintage, H&M, Primark, asos, and Forever 21.
There are currently 30 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Maxi Cardigans. Most recently, blogger rizzka of devilinthe.com styled her gray Forever 21 maxi cardigan with a black victoria's secret pink sweater and black victoria's secret pink sequined stripe leggings.