Here’s Why Men’s Shirt Buttons Are On The Right While Women Have Them On The Left

#1 To Kill A Mockingbird

In all his portraits, Napoleon had his right hand tucked into his coat. since this was considered a sign of good breeding for men in his era. But women would mock him and mimick him, so he ordered that their buttons were put on the opposite side.

#2 To Draw A Sword

Men carried their swords on their right hand, so it was easier for them to unbutton with their left hand.