Polka dot dresses first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Summer 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger annabel of blushingambition.blogspot.com. She styled her pink Buffalo Exchange polka dot dress with a blue H&M sweater, yellow royal traveller bag, and brown thrifted cutout oxfords shoes. Since then, Polka dot dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Portland, and San Francisco have discovered them. Polka dot dresses are generally seen in vintage, chic, and classic style. Popular brands of Polka dot dresses are Zara, thrifted, H&M, vintage, and Forever 21.