Purple Purses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Calgary blogger whatswithamy of amyflyingakite.com. She wore her purple Forever 21 forever 21 purse with a beige H&M h&m blazer, blue winners widelegged, 70's jeans, and yellow moms bangles accessories. Since then, Purple Purses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Jakarta, Manila, and Nyc have discovered them. Purple Purses are generally seen in casual, urban, and chic style. Popular brands of Purple Purses are Trunk Show, H&M, balenciaga, Aldo, and Marc by Marc Jacobs.
There are currently 206 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Purple Purses. Most recently, blogger themoptop styled her purple vintage purse with a brown vintage shoes, black I heart ronson corduroy pants, and burnt orange vintage-thrifted cardigan.