Mesh Dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Los Angeles blogger taghrid of taghrid.cc. She wore her black American Apparel mesh dress with a black Urban Outfitters bandeau top bra, black vintage suede skirt, and black Bebe shoes. Since then, Mesh Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Chicago, and Philadelphia have discovered them. Mesh Dresses are generally seen in chic, urban, and romantic style. Popular brands of Mesh Dresses are Dahlia, Forever 21, Topshop, H&M, and American Apparel.