Cropped Sweaters first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2009 seen on Norway blogger Bettinastyle. She styled her white cropped sweater with a black leather jacket, gray skinny jeans, and beige wedges shoes. Since then, Cropped Sweaters have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Denver have discovered them. Cropped Sweaters are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Cropped Sweaters are Zara, Urban Outfitters, vintage, Forever 21, and H&M.