The "Tudor" knickerbockers are made along patterns from the Renaissance period. It has a wide cut and was built with a wide rubber band on the waistline. There is an additional lace tying provided to secure your pants on the hip. The pant legs are cuffed with a rubber band and end just above the calfs. The wide cut and the cuffed pant legs suggest an extra airy pair of pants - similar to harem pants. Mariners, musketry, nobility or merchants - these pants are made for a widespread variety of different costume odeas.