Shorts jeans first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2009 seen on Washington blogger districtofchic of districtofchic.com. She wore her blue abercrombie and fitch shorts jeans with a black Helmut Lang mesh top, white American Apparel tank top, and black Forever 21 strappy shoes. Since then, Shorts jeans have grown in popularity as bloggers from London, Bali, and Brasília have discovered them. Shorts jeans are generally seen in casual, trendy, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Shorts jeans are Old Navy, Abercrombie, H&M, Zara, and Levi's.
There are currently 59 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Shorts jeans. Most recently, blogger reyalfashion of reyalfashion.com styled his sky blue Forever21 shorts jeans with a black Forever21 leopard shirt and dark brown Michael Kors leopard sneakers.