Why do Men's Shirts Button On the Right and Women's On the Left

Why do men's shirts button on the right and women's on the left? Substantiated or not, there are numerous theories surrounding this mystery. One theory states that women's buttons are on the left, forcing them to use their inferior hand to button themselves; thus suggesting that women are inferior to men! Another theory goes back to between the 17th and 19th Century. It has been said that in .
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.