Thrift Shirts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2010 seen on blogger fadetoblack of fadetoblackny.blogspot.com. She wore her blue thrift denim shirt shirt with a black Topshop wet look leggings, black American Apparel loose fit t-shirt, and silver H&M butterfly necklace. Since then, Thrift Shirts have grown in popularity as bloggers from New York, Small Town, and San Diego have discovered them. Thrift Shirts are generally seen in casual, chic, and vintage style. Popular types of Thrift Shirts are sheer, denim shirt, striped, flannel, and plaid. Blogger's favorite colors are white, black, blue, and red.
There are currently 210 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Thrift Shirts. Most recently, blogger irisanddaniel of wehavenostyle.com rocked his light blue thrift collar shirt with a white Zara zipper turtleneck dress, black nike shorts, and gray thrift houndstooth skirt.