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Ever Wondered Why Shirt Pockets Are Always On The Left?

Shirts tend to be an element that manages to grab a place in everyone's wardrobe. Whether it be a formal occasion or an informal one, shirts are the best to carry on. And the best part is that shirts can be worn by everyone-men, women, girls, and boys.

On that note, have you paid attention to the pockets of shirts like where are they positioned? Yes. The pockets are always located on the left side of shirts and not on right. However, some modern day patterns of shirts even include pockets on the right side as well.

So here is the answer to why the pockets on shirts are on the left side and for that you need to go till the end of the article.

Read also: Why women and men have different styles of taking their shirts off

Ever Wondered Why Shirt Pockets Are Always On The Left?

Ever Wondered Why Shirt Pockets Are Always On The Left?

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Mostly, shirts have pockets on their left side!

Mostly, shirts have pockets on their left side!

But, why? Here is one of the supporting answers:

But, why? Here is one of the supporting answers:

If you are right-handed and if you want to pick something out of the left pocket on the shirt then it would be much easier. And if you are left-handed then it would be difficult due to wrist movement.

Well, that's a cool answer. But some shirts carry pockets on both the sides.

Well, that’s a cool answer. But some shirts carry pockets on
both the sides.

But here's more to it. 

But here’s more to it. 

And most people are right-handed rather than being left-handed so the above answer can be stated very relative in that case.

But there is one more EPIC answer to it and here it is:

But there is one more EPIC answer to it and here it is:

When you keep something like a lucky coin or a locket carrying your mother's picture or something like the bible in the left pocket

When you keep something like a lucky coin or a locket carrying your mother’s picture or something like the bible in the left pocket

It stops any bullet or harmful thing penetrating from heart.

Wow! People really do have a great sense of humor and logics!

Wow! People really do have a great sense of humor and logics!

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