In the 1920's, curvy was not the ideal body anymore. Instead, it was a more boyish figure. Therefore women weren't forcing their waists in and popping their butts out with giant hoop skirts under their dresses. They hid their figures with short dresses and bandaged their chests. #rothzroom
U.S.A. DANCE. FASHION. Louise Brooks ( 1906 –1985), ca. 1923. She was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. Brooks is best known as the lead in three feature films made in Europe, including two G. W. Pabst films: Pandora's Box (1929), Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), and Prix de Beauté (Miss Europe, 1930). She starred in seventeen silent films and eight sound films before retiring in 1935.