Straw Hats first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Zürich blogger PascalG. He wore his yellow asos straw hat with a black Ray Ban wayfarer glasses, blue acne round neck t-shirt, and black Fly 53 leather jacket. Since then, Straw Hats have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Saint Paul, and London have discovered them. Straw Hats are generally seen in casual, vintage, and chic style. Popular brands of Straw Hats are Forever 21, Urban Outfitters, thrifted, H&M, and vintage.
There are currently 578 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Straw Hats. Most recently, blogger LarisaCostea of themysteriousgirl.ro wore her H&M straw hat with a Miss Grey beige brocard shorts and Miss Grey white t-shirt.