The accordion pleat trend first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2012 seen on blogger MiaLallure of vanityyouth.com. She styled her cream American Apparel accordion pleat pants with a bronze coach vintage coach purse, camel Silence & Noise chain print leotard bodysuit, and light brown Qupid two-tone nude platforms heels. Since then, Accordion pleat clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from Jacksonville, Philadelphia, and Los Angeles have discovered them. Accordion pleat clothing is generally seen in casual, natural, and romantic style. Popular brands of Accordion pleat clothing are vintage, Kimichi + Blue, Body Central, everly, and American Apparel.
There are currently 10 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Accordion pleat clothing. Most recently, blogger French_Diary of french-diary.com wore her light pink American Apparel accordion pleat skirt with a white Alexander Wang bag.