Straw hats first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Zürich blogger PascalG. He styled his yellow asos straw hat with a black Ray Ban wayfarer glasses, blue acne round neck t-shirt, and black Fly 53 leather jacket. Since then, Straw hats have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, London, and Saint Paul have discovered them. Straw hats are generally seen in casual, vintage, and chic style. Popular brands of Straw hats are Forever 21, Urban Outfitters, thrifted, H&M, and vintage.