Trendy shoes first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2008 seen on San Luis Obispo blogger lindarrr. She wore her black Forever 21 sandals shoes with a gray H&M coat and purple Urban Outfitters over the knee tights. Since then, Trendy shoes have grown in popularity as bloggers from Manila, New York, and Los Angeles have discovered them. Popular brands of Trendy shoes are Forever 21, H&M, Steve Madden, Aldo, and Zara.
There are currently 7800 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Trendy shoes. Most recently, blogger braNYaudreY of branasdivineworld.com rocked her navy Aldo shoes with a black Lulu's jacket, white Zara shirt, and black Aldo bag.