Oversize Sweaters first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on New Orleans blogger alli. She wore her purple Target oversize sweater with a white Target slouch hat, gray Urban Outfitters scoop neck t-shirt, and black American Apparel pencil skirt. Since then, Oversize Sweaters have grown in popularity as bloggers from Hawaii & New York, Kiev, and North Conway have discovered them. Oversize Sweaters are generally seen in comfortable, casual, and basic style. Popular brands of Oversize Sweaters are Land's End, Gap, H&M, Target, and Zara.