Metallic Sandals first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2012 seen on New York blogger itsnotthatdeep of itsnotthatdeep.com. She wore her Juicy Couture metallic sandals with a Hanes shirt, Ralph Lauren thrifted skirt, and baublebar necklace. Since then, Metallic Sandals have grown in popularity as bloggers from Greensboro, Stirling, and Seattle have discovered them. Metallic Sandals are generally seen in casual, chic, and trendy style. Popular brands of Metallic Sandals are thrifted, Lefties, Topshop, Forever 21, and Zara.
There are currently 100 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Metallic Sandals. Most recently, blogger Coconut of betises-de-style.blogspot.com styled her Young Hungry Free metallic sandals with a Front Row Shop geometric spirit bag and zeroUV brown gold sunglasses.