Oversized Sweaters first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger annabel of blushingambition.blogspot.com. She wore her gray American Apparel oversized sweater with a black Lux highwaisted jeans, white thrifted striped leotard, and red vintage shoes. Since then, Oversized Sweaters have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Manila, and Antwerp have discovered them. Oversized Sweaters are generally seen in casual, comfortable, and chic style. Popular brands of Oversized Sweaters are Forever 21, thrifted, vintage, Zara, and H&M.