Lame leggings first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Plovdiv blogger Frickys of frichic.com. She styled her black American Apparel lame leggings with a black Miss Sixty dress sweater, gray Zara bag accessories, and black some Italian brand suede boots. Since then, Lame leggings have grown in popularity as bloggers from Manila, Rouen, and Toronto, Ontario have discovered them. Lame leggings are generally seen in chic, urban, and casual style. Popular brands of Lame leggings are Topshop, T.V., Express, Hot Topic, and American Apparel.
There are currently 14 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Lame leggings. Most recently, blogger gogosushi rocked her black American Apparel lame leggings with a white diy print t-shirt, gray Sportsgirl chunky knit hooded sweater, and black ebay.co.uk studded flats shoes.