The Strap trend first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Los Angeles blogger TheStylishWanderer. She styled her brown from coach hand bag made into suspenders strap belt with a blue Levis Vintage Collection vintage jeans and blue Urban Outfitters sailor esque shirt. Since then, Strap clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Zoo York, Los Angeles, and Jakarta have discovered them. Strap clothing is generally seen in chic, casual, and elegant style. In May 2012, Chictopia wrote an editorial about DIY DESIGNER CAMERA STRAP. Popular brands of Strap clothing are J. Crew, Mossimo, Charles & Keith, Asprey, and Zara.
There are currently 63 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Strap clothing. Most recently, blogger inspirafashion of inspirafashionblog.com styled her crimson Kenneth Cole strap heels with a crimson Topshop wool coat, black French Connection high-waisted zipped lily jeans, and brown Goorin Bros. hat.