Platforms Shoes first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger connie. She styled her black H&M platforms shoes with a white Staerk lace back top, blue madewell boyfriend jeans, and black Only hearts lace bra. Since then, Platforms Shoes have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Jakarta, and London have discovered them. Platforms Shoes are generally seen in casual, chic, and trendy style. Popular brands of Platforms Shoes are Jessica Simpson, Aldo, Nine West, Jeffrey Campbell, and Steve Madden.