Studs Hats first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2012 seen on Amsterdam blogger xJan of peanutbutterandfairytales.blogspot.com. She styled her OASAP studs hat with a dolce&gabanna denim jacket jacket, Esprit print t-shirt, and OASAP platform heels. Since then, Studs Hats have grown in popularity as bloggers from Porto, Amsterdam, and Rajabasa have discovered them. Studs Hats are generally seen in trendy, punk, and menswear style. Popular brands of Studs Hats are Guess?, OASAP, and Zara.