Leather Dresses first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2008 seen on Sydney blogger ouijesuis. She styled her blue bardot dress with a black joanie loves chachi paddington leather jacket, blue grandmother's vintage scarf, and brown so bronx boots. Since then, Leather Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from London, Los Angeles, and New York have discovered them. Popular brands of Leather Dresses are American Apparel, vintage, Forever 21, Zara, and H&M.
There are currently 727 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Leather Dresses. Most recently, blogger RaniaKelesidou of nothinglikefashion.com wore her Mango dress with a Zara boots, Choies jacket, and Ray Ban sunglasses.