In the 60's they were called hip-huggers, hipsters or lowriders because of their cut.
In the late 1960s psychedelic music and hip huggers were all the rage.
Helping popularize the trend of low cut jeans was the fact that celebrities, such as Janis Joplin and Twiggy lived in their hip huggers.
These knee-length hip huggers may not be very revealing, but they still look fantastic when you pair them up with a bikini top.
Hip-huggers or hipsters have a lower waistband around the hips.