Urban Dresses first appeared on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Spring 2008 seen on Berkeley blogger annabel of blushingambition.blogspot.com. She styled her blue h&m via thrift town striped dress with a white salvation army? tied as a bow scarf, brown flea market vintage coach bag, and brown thrift town cut-out oxfords shoes. Since then, Urban Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, Manila, and San Francisco have discovered them. Popular brands of Urban Dresses are American Apparel, Topshop, Zara, Forever 21, and H&M.
There are currently 3863 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Urban Dresses. Most recently, blogger mayo_wo of mellowmayo.com wore her black romwe dress with a light pink Choies blazer, pink Valentino bag, and white Chanel heels.