Knit Dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Guangzhou blogger Yan of aeccrnticgirl.blog.163.com. She wore her gray weekend workshop knit dress with a black H&M star jacket, blue vintage necklace, and brown ＋－×÷ bag. Since then, Knit Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from New York, Philadelphia, and Guangzhou have discovered them. Knit Dresses are generally seen in chic, casual, and trendy style. Popular brands of Knit Dresses are TH:, vintage, Zara, H&M, and Forever 21.
There are currently 145 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Knit Dresses. Most recently, blogger Aphrodite styled her black knit dress with a sky blue vintage acid wash jacket, black Chanel bag, and blue Prada sunglasses.