Metal Sunglasses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2011 seen on blogger chaplinnn of minipennyblog.com. She wore her thrifted metal sunglasses with a tan Urban Outfitters canvas boots, dark brown Forever 21 suede leggings, and dark green thrifted animal print bag. Since then, Metal Sunglasses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Birmingham, Toronto, and Asbury have discovered them. Metal Sunglasses are generally seen in eclectic, comfortable, and casual style. Popular brands of Metal Sunglasses are Forever 21, Ray Ban, TOD's, asos, and Zara.