The Pleated Trousers trend first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2008 seen on Edmonton blogger jenesaisquoi. She wore her black H&M pleated trousers pants with a blue Forever 21 striped turtleneck shirt and brown H&M lace up boots boots. Since then, Pleated Trouser clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Washington, Longmont, Colorado USA, and Edmonton have discovered them. Pleated Trouser clothing is generally seen in classic, chic, and vintage style. Popular brands of Pleated Trouser clothing are American Apparel, f21, H&M, Mango, and Zara.
There are currently 15 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Pleated Trouser clothing. Most recently, blogger districtofchic of districtofchic.com wore her green Mango pleated trousers pants with a black H&M faux leather quilted jacket, blue Ralph Lauren equestrian print scarf, and beige banana republic turtleneck sweater.