Winter Vests first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger connie. She styled her brown vintage fur vest with a black Express sweater dress, white vintage fur hat, and brown vintage leather shoes. Since then, Winter Vests have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, New York, and Chicago have discovered them. Winter Vests are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Winter Vests are thrifted, vintage, H&M, Zara, and Forever 21.
There are currently 3520 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Winter Vests. Most recently, blogger districtofchic of districtofchic.com wore her black romwe faux fur vest with a navy dl1961 distressed jeans, red arnold zimberg plaid flannel shirt, and black Topshop fringe clutch bag.