Waist Belts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2009 seen on blogger TaylorSterling of sterlingstyle.net. She wore her gold vintage waist belt with a black Urban Outfitters ruffle blouse top, gray Corey Lynn Calter high-waisted skirt, and black Steve Madden satin peep toes heels shoes. Since then, Waist Belts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Athens, Florida, and Brooklyn have discovered them. Waist Belts are generally seen in casual, chic, and classic style. Popular brands of Waist Belts are Forever 21, H&M, thrifted, vintage, and Ralph Lauren.
There are currently 104 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Waist Belts. Most recently, blogger gogosushi of leblogdesushi.com wore her black Forever New waist belt with a black Soles lingering dream boots, green Paper Heart floral dress, and forest green Princess Highway duffle coat.