Thrifted braided clothing first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2010 seen on Denver blogger Haiku_Ambulance of haikuambulance.com. She wore her blue thrifted braided belt with a blue Forever21 chambray pants, black Target high-heeled shoes, and white Forever21 v-neck t-shirt. Since then, Thrifted braided clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Silicon Valley, Philadelphia, and Oakland have discovered them. Thrifted braided clothing is generally seen in casual, vintage, and eclectic style.
There are currently 54 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Thrifted braided clothing. Most recently, blogger Haiku_Ambulance of haikuambulance.com styled her blue thrifted braided belt with a black thrifted striped blouse, blue Forever21 cigarette jeans, and red Seychelles high-heeled shoes.