Studded Purses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2009 seen on Washington blogger districtofchic of districtofchic.com. She wore her black Betsey Johnson studded purse with a white Angie poofy sleeved top, black Urban Outfitters leather skirt, and black Sweet Life gladiators shoes. Since then, Studded Purses have grown in popularity as bloggers from New York, Los Angeles, and Manila have discovered them. Studded Purses are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Studded Purses are PBJ, thrifted, Topshop, Forever 21, and Zara.