Plaid Skirts first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2009 seen on Brooklyn blogger Keiko_Lynn of keikolynn.com. She styled her black thrifted plaid skirt with a black modcloth weardrobe, modcloth dress, yellow vintage thrifted blouse, and black vintage thrifted belt. Since then, Plaid Skirts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Brooklyn, and San Francisco have discovered them. Plaid Skirts are generally seen in preppy, chic, and casual style. Popular brands of Plaid Skirts are Zara, H&M, Forever 21, thrifted, and vintage.
There are currently 463 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Plaid Skirts. Most recently, blogger aminta of amintaonline.com rocked her maroon Goodwill plaid skirt with a light pink vintage mickey sweater, white We Love Colors thigh highs socks, and white YRU platforms sandals.