Zipper belts first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2009 seen on Washington blogger districtofchic of districtofchic.com. She styled her black Topshop zipper belt with a blue Sunner shirt ruffle dress, black Givenchy open-toe western boots, and black vintage bike spandex shorts. Since then, Zipper belts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Campbell, New York, and Chicago have discovered them. Zipper belts are generally seen in chic, casual, and eclectic style. Popular brands of Zipper belts are Mango, hollister, American Apparel, thrifted, and H&M.
There are currently 14 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Zipper belts. Most recently, blogger slumberdoll styled her black Grommet by Glitterati zipper belt with a black Topshop tube top, black Poisonberry high-waist "darkgod" skirt, and silver from a friend giant crown necklace.