A Question Finally Answered – Why Mens’ Shirt Buttons Are On The Opposite Side Of Womens’

Why is there a fifth pocket in your pair of jeans? Those shoulder straps on jackets and coats have a purpose, but what is it?

Some questions about fashion will never be answered, like why did Lady Gaga wear a meat dress to that awards show. But if you’ve ever wondered about some less trivial things like, why are the buttons on mens’ shirts on a different side than the ones on womens’, there is a logical explanation!

The answer goes back to the 1800s when fashion was more than just a statement.

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