Urban Tops first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger annabel of blushingambition.blogspot.com. She styled her black American Apparel leotard top with a black handmade high-waisted skirt, black H&M trench coat, and black thrifted lace-up booties shoes. Since then, Urban Tops have grown in popularity as bloggers from Manila, Los Angeles, and Jakarta have discovered them. Popular brands of Urban Tops are Urban Outfitters, Topshop, Zara, Forever 21, and H&M.
There are currently 5055 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Urban Tops. Most recently, blogger mochaccinoland of mochaccinoland.blogspot.com styled her light blue lily brown stripes top with a pink Miu Miu bag, light pink Fendi cat eye sunglasses, and light pink H&M midi skirt.