Leather Bags first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Loma Linda blogger fashionispoison. She styled her purple Chanel bag with a black Rick Owens jacket, black The Pretenders shirt, and gray Givenchy shoes. Since then, Leather Bags have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, London, and Denver have discovered them. In October 2012, Chictopia wrote an editorial about DIY Jil Sander Leather Lunch Bag. Popular brands of Leather Bags are Alexander Wang, Chanel, H&M, vintage, and Zara.
There are currently 1249 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Bags. Most recently, blogger vonvogue of vonvogue.com wore her black Sophie Hulme bag with a black MinkPink pants and black Chaser top.