Stripes tops first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2010 seen on California blogger colormenana of colormenana.blogspot.com. She styled her white Forever 21 stripes top with a black Forever 21 pants, Chanel bag, and black banana republic shoes. Since then, Stripes tops have grown in popularity as bloggers from Jakarta, Manila, and Manila have discovered them. Stripes tops are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Stripes tops are Gap, Topshop, Zara, H&M, and Forever 21.