Ripped Tights first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Sydney blogger thenoircollective. She styled her black levante ripped tights with a black bardot leather dress, red Sportsgirl bag, and Lee denim cutoff shorts. Since then, Ripped Tights have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Haslemere have discovered them. Ripped Tights are generally seen in casual, rocker, and punk style. Popular brands of Ripped Tights are Topshop, Forever 21, Urban Outfitters, Primark, and DIY.
There are currently 65 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Ripped Tights. Most recently, blogger cityofbugs of icecreamphoenix.net styled her black DIY ripped tights with a black Ebay boots and black DIY top.