Denim Shorts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2008 seen on Loma Linda blogger fashionispoison. She wore her blue Roxy shorts with a white Libertine for Target top, blue balenciaga bag, and yellow Target belt. Since then, Denim Shorts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Manila, Los Angeles, and Philippines have discovered them. Popular brands of Denim Shorts are DIY, Forever 21, Zara, H&M, and Levi's.
There are currently 1603 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Denim Shorts. Most recently, blogger TessLively of tess-lively.blogspot.com wore her shorts with a Choies boots, hat, and BLAQMAGIK denim jacket.