Sash belts first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2008 seen on Makati blogger joannaladrido of joannaladrido.com. She styled her black vintage sash belt with a purple Details draped grecian jersey gown dress, purple Amour avant garde headband wth rosette and feathers accessories, and purple Nine West satin maryjanes shoes. Since then, Sash belts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Long Beach, New York, and Brooklyn have discovered them. Sash belts are generally seen in casual, romantic, and eclectic style. Popular brands of Sash belts are no brand, DIY, Laura Dahl, Forever 21, and American Apparel.
There are currently 38 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Sash belts. Most recently, blogger candydoll of candykawaiilover.blogspot.com wore her red American Apparel sash belt with a ivory American Apparel socks, light yellow skirt, and coral Chocolate Clothing bodysuit.