Handmade Dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Los Angeles blogger mwa_mwa of thetimeisgrey.blogspot.com. She wore her blue handmade dress with a white Muji shirt, black new look shoes, and blue handmade tie. Since then, Handmade Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Somerville, Philadelphia, and Gorizia have discovered them. Handmade Dresses are generally seen in chic, romantic, and elegant style. Popular types of Handmade Dresses are maxi dress, polka dot, vintage, silk, and floral. Blogger's favorite colors are black, white, blue, and red.
There are currently 493 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Handmade Dresses. Most recently, blogger HollyDolly of hollydollyblog.com styled her sky blue handmade dress with a camel Lulu's boots, dark gray Forever 21 coat, and red H&M scarf.