Plaid Blouses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Oakland blogger calivintage. She wore her pink thrifted vintage plaid blouse with a black American Apparel tulip skirt, black thrifted vintage nine west oxford shoes, and black thrifted vintage Coach bag. Since then, Plaid Blouses have grown in popularity as bloggers from San Diego, Siloam Springs, and Finland have discovered them. Plaid Blouses are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Plaid Blouses are Target, H&M, thrifted, Forever 21, and vintage.