Leather skirts first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Monterrey blogger ninjaintherun. She styled her black leather skirt with a black American Apparel vneck tee. Since then, Leather skirts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Denver, and London have discovered them. In August 2012, Chictopia wrote an editorial about 5 Ways to Rock a Leather Skirt. Popular brands of Leather skirts are asos, vintage, Zara, Forever 21, and H&M.
There are currently 1412 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather skirts. Most recently, blogger Chaba of thrilloftheheel.blogspot.com wore her violet vintage leather skirt with a white Sheinside cropped sweater.