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 vintage, maxi dress, polka dot, floral, and silk. Blogger's favorite colors are white, black, blue, and red.
There are currently 505 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Handmade Dresses. Most recently, blogger HollyDolly of hollydollyblog.com wore her white handmade dress with a army green Forever21 jacket, dark brown Warby Parker sunglasses, and brown Wanted sandals.