History of Bathrobes

The first peoples to use robes were the ancient Egyptians and Romans. The Chinese and Japanese also started using robes for traditional ceremonies. The bathrobe did not start as a bathrobe; it all began from the traditional ancient robe. It is amazing how much robes are a part of history, especially during ceremonies. Even today at graduation, students still wear ceremonial robes. Check out how robes have evolved over the years below: