Wide Belts first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Berkeley blogger connie. She styled her brown vintage wide belt with a black vintage wool culottes pants, gray vintage sheer top, and black Payless lace-up shoes. Since then, Wide Belts have grown in popularity as bloggers from Chicago, Washington, and Manila have discovered them. Wide Belts are generally seen in chic, casual, and romantic style. Popular brands of Wide Belts are thrifted, GINA TRICOT, Forever21, Forever 21, and vintage.
There are currently 95 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Wide Belts. Most recently, blogger accordingtoannika styled her black GINA TRICOT wide belt with a hot pink GINA TRICOT flower print dress, black Monki bowler hat, and black Nilson leather sandals.