Skater Dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2010 seen on New York blogger plastikneon of plastikneon.blogspot.com. She wore her blue American Apparel skater dress with a black vintage velvet shirt, black Forever21 belt, and black American Apparel thigh highs socks. Since then, Skater Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Hampshire, London, and Manila have discovered them. Skater Dresses are generally seen in chic, casual, and trendy style. Popular brands of Skater Dresses are Primark, Forever 21, American Apparel, Topshop, and H&M.