Tank dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2009 seen on Washington blogger districtofchic of districtofchic.com. She wore her white Petit Bateau tank dress with a green Urban Outfitters oversized t-shirt, black Sweet Life sandals shoes, and gray vintage vintage bracelet. Since then, Tank dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Alberta, and Denver have discovered them. Tank dresses are generally seen in casual, chic, and comfortable style. Popular brands of Tank dresses are Zara, Petit Bateau, cotton on, Forever 21, and H&M.