Possible to make these as French knickers, with the extra length offset by the stage-curtain type lift at outer edge?

In the flapper era the latest knicker fashion was to wear either the new skirt knickers also known to us as French knickers (but then often open legged) or the closer body skimming fitting Directoire knickers.

1920's Girdles and Underwear:  Between 1920 and 1928 corset sales declined by two thirds, but it adapted to changing needs. Fast flappers refused to wear corsets and rolled their stockings to the knee to enable them to dance easily. Long Corsets produced the boyish figure, but instead of thick boned corsets many women preferred thin elastic webbing Lastex girdles that flattened the abdomen. Suspenders were attached to the girdles.  Underwear was minimal, sheer and lightweight. Women wore…

Flapper Fashion - How fashion changed in the Pictures showing the costume history of roaring twenties, cloche hats, hair and clothes.

Vintage 1920's Sewing Pattern Directoire Knickers Bloomers Fetish Spank Waist 22

Vintage 1920's Sewing Pattern Directoire Knickers Bloomers Fetish Spank Waist 22

Directoire Knickers, Bloomer, Vintage Sewing Patterns

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Unopened 1950's Petticoat Slip And Directoire Knickers Vintage Sewing Pattern. VintagePatternCo.etsy.com £12.90 The Vintage Pattern Company

Unopened Petticoat Slip And Directoire Knickers Sewing Pattern - Vintage Lingerie - Practical Paper Patterns 4103 - Bust

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Vintage 1920's Sewing Pattern Directoire Knickers Bloomers

Vintage 1920's Sewing Pattern Directoire Knickers Bloomers

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