Thrifted Faux Crocodile Belts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2011 seen on San Diego blogger unMomentdeMode of unmomentdemode.wordpress.com. She wore her dark brown thrifted faux crocodile belt with a off white vintage lace dress and olive green Doki Geki cotton jacket. Since then, Thrifted Faux Crocodile Belts have grown in popularity as bloggers from San Diego have discovered them. Thrifted Faux Crocodile Belts are generally seen in vintage and casual style. Popular types of Thrifted Belts are snakeskin, studded, braided, woven, and skinny.