The Tank trend first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on San Luis Obispo blogger lindarrr. She wore her gray H&M tank with a blue H&M scarf, f21 black high waisted mini skirt, and crossroads bondage-y strappy black heels. Since then, Tank clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Makati, and Manila have discovered them. Tank clothing is generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. In August 2012, Chictopia wrote an editorial about DIY Macrame Tank Top. Popular brands of Tank clothing are Old Navy, Topshop, American Apparel, H&M, and Forever 21.
There are currently 1799 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Tank clothing. Most recently, blogger reyalfashion of reyalfashion.com rocked his crimson Forever21 tank shirt with a black Stacy Adams boots, navy 7 Diamonds blazer, and black ray-ban aviator sunglasses.