Contrast Dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2015 seen on Washington blogger districtofchic of districtofchic.com. She wore her black ann taylor contrast dress with a burnt orange banana republic cropped sweater, black lamarthe houndstooth bag, and black asos mary janes heels. Since then, Contrast Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Washington have discovered them. Contrast Dresses are generally seen in classic style. A popular brand of Contrast Dresses are ann taylor.