This Is Why Buttons On Men’s And Women’s Shirts Are On Different Sides. Another theory posits that it’s become back in the day, women didn’t dress themselves. Also, since women were dressed by servants, who were usually right handed, it was easier for them if buttons were on the left. Pages:Previous page 1234567Next page See more Previous article 10 Creepy Things Guys Should STOP Saying To Women… #6 Is The Worst. Next article 10 Vagina Facts You Need To Know, Especially If You Don’t Have One.