Preppy Skirts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Los Angeles blogger taghrid of taghrid.cc. She wore her white f21 skirt with a beige Target isaac mizrahi sweater, brown vintage belt, and brown Nine West shoes. Since then, Preppy Skirts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, London, and Hong Kong have discovered them. Popular brands of Preppy Skirts are thrifted, vintage, Zara, H&M, and Forever 21.
There are currently 3485 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Preppy Skirts. Most recently, blogger Dominiquetiu of konichiwear.com rocked her white Mango skirt with a light pink Givenchy bag and light pink Zara top.