Shift Dresses first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2011 seen on blogger TwitchVintage of twitchvintage.blogspot.com. She styled her mustard Twitch Vintage shift dress with a black thrifted striped headscarf scarf, black thrifted satchel bag, and black Forever 21 skinny belt. Since then, Shift Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Vancouver Canada, London, and Manila have discovered them. Shift Dresses are generally seen in chic, 60s, and classic style. Popular brands of Shift Dresses are Target, Topshop, vintage, H&M, and Zara.
There are currently 118 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Shift Dresses. Most recently, blogger AiB of aileenclarisse.blogspot.com styled her light blue Missguided shift dress in a streetstyle look.