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 1421 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Skirts. Most recently, blogger vonvogue of vonvogue.com styled her dark brown H&M skirt with a black Helmut Lang boots, sky blue Mango shirt, and black Sophie Hulme bag.