Her demand for grey tweed wrappers, worsted jackets, caps, and brown scarfs with "Scutari Hospital" emblazoned in red was, remarkably, met in only four days. The result was the first uniforms for women.
The catch was, they didn't fit. There was simply no time to measure the nurses individually so a variety of sizes were made and randomly handed out to the women.
Source: Let There Be Clothes by LynnSchnurnberger