Leather Shorts first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Surabaya blogger micchie. She wore her blue Zara shorts with a black Zara jacket, blue Zara t-shirt, and black Mollini shoes. Since then, Leather Shorts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Denver, Los Angeles, and Manila have discovered them. In May 2011, Chictopia wrote an editorial about Leather Shorts: Spring Trend 2011. Popular brands of Leather Shorts are vintage, Topshop, Zara, Forever 21, and H&M.
There are currently 534 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Shorts. Most recently, blogger HAUTE_AND_REBELLIOUS styled her black HAUTE & REBELLIOUS rick vegan leather shorts shorts with a black Steve Madden sloann bootie boots, black HAUTE & REBELLIOUS genuine leather cap hat, and black HAUTE & REBELLIOUS harvey zip moto jacket jacket.