Skirt invented by the biblical Adam and Eve. For many years it was part of the confection almost exclusively male, and no one had a bad thing, seeing the army of warriors in just such clothing. Also, senior officials were willing to wear such duds. Everything changed with the Middle Ages, when the ideal of a man inside a knight clad in a strong armor, which is more difficult to break a lance or a bear claw. Since that time in the history of skirts was another important date, when in America occurred climate change. Then housewife Mary Quant invented a way to cool off and called her miniskirt, breaking all rules of moral orthodoxy.