Goth Dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2008 seen on Edinburgh blogger DigitalLove of j-ad0rrre.blogspot.co.uk. She wore her black Love Label zip dress with a black Miss Selfridge lace blouse, black new look boots, and black Peacocks baker boy hat. Since then, Goth Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Jeddah, Los Angeles, and Finland have discovered them. Popular brands of Goth Dresses are thrifted, Topshop, Forever 21, vintage, and H&M.
There are currently 988 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Goth Dresses. Most recently, blogger borntobotheryou of borntobotheryou.blogspot.com wore her heather gray younghungryfree shorty dress dress with a black Wholesale7 lace shorts and black younghungryfree slip on flats.