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 467 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Plaid Skirts. Most recently, blogger itskendallkay of itskendallkay.com styled her sky blue vintage plaid skirt with a black Forever 21 lace up boots boots and black Broken People graphic tee shirt.