School Dresses first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Fall 2010 seen on San Diego blogger irisanddaniel of wehavenostyle.com. He wore his ivory Macys micro polka dot dress with a navy H&M star patterned shirt, navy Old Navy zip up sweater, and army green Urban Outfitters sweater vest. Since then, School Dresses have grown in popularity as bloggers from Athens, Los Angeles, and San Diego have discovered them. School Dresses are generally seen in casual, chic, and romantic style. Popular brands of School Dresses are Zara, thrifted, vintage, H&M, and Forever 21.
There are currently 2725 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing School Dresses. Most recently, blogger AnnikaVictoria of pineneedlecollective.com wore her light blue Bonne Chance dress with a dark brown thrifted bag and red yeswalker flats.