Why do men's shirts button right to left but women's shirts button left to right

  1. DonnaCosmato profile image97
    DonnaCosmatoposted 5 years ago

    Why do men's shirts button right to left but women's shirts button left to right?

  2. MickS profile image70
    MickSposted 5 years ago

    It's to do with aristocracy and maids.  women used to be dressed by their personel maids and the buttons were easier for them to button up left to right, men used to dress themselves and the buttons are easier to do up right to left, due to most people being right hand dominant.

 
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