The Breton Stripe trend first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2010 seen on Oakland blogger calivintage. She styled her blue Rodarte for Target breton stripe shirt with a black Zara high rise pants, black kork-ease wedge sandals shoes, and red Rebecca Minkoff the morning after bag with strap bag. Since then, Breton Stripe clothing has grown in popularity as bloggers from San Francisco, Fayetteville, and London have discovered them. Breton Stripe clothing is generally seen in classic, casual, and eclectic style. Popular brands of Breton Stripe clothing are Express, Saint James, H&M, Old Navy, and Zara.
There are currently 35 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Breton Stripe clothing. Most recently, blogger lanton of qualityrivets.blogspot.com wore her white H&M breton stripe sweater with a blue H&M patchwork skinny jeans and black Gucci soho disco bag.