Over Knee Socks first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2010 seen on Melbourne blogger gogosushi of leblogdesushi.com. She styled her white Sportsgirl over knee socks with a black American Eagle hooded coat, blue Marc by Marc Jacobs alessandra dress, and black Rubi shoes suedette wedges shoes. Since then, Over Knee Socks have grown in popularity as bloggers from Stjärnhov, Finland, and Melbourne have discovered them. Over Knee Socks are generally seen in chic, comfortable, and preppy style. Popular brands of Over Knee Socks are Sox Gallerie, sox gallery, Sportsgirl, H&M, and asos.
There are currently 34 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Over Knee Socks. Most recently, blogger MissStrangename of missstrangename.blogspot.com styled her Topshop over knee socks with a vintage contrast colorleather bag, asos ombre water color blouse, and vintage beige belt.