This is the year of comfortable clothing, especially when it comes to pajamas. Now more than ever (especially since I’m in my mid-20s) I appreciate the beauty of going to bed early and getting a good night’s sleep. I’ve been stocking up on soft loungerie pieces that make bedtime feel like a religious experience. There’s something special about investing in silk just for sleeping. Nightwear has its own dress code—even if it’s just for a party of one. Keep reading for our top satin PJ picks from two-piece sets to accessories that will make you feel like royalty.
Isn’t this the cutest thing you’ve ever seen? The PNAEONG Short Sleeve Cotton Nightgown boasts close to 16,500 reviews on Amazon, with 73% of those being five stars. The jersey knit fabric comes in a roomy fit with a pullover style that works for people of all different body types. Our favorite design is the baby blue color with stars, moons, clouds and a “good night” message all over.
This nightgown goes back to the basics. The 100% polyester fabric is breathable and comfy with a 3/4 sleeve, notch collar and button down design. It’s a “boyfriend style” loungerie piece with a loose fit and long length that’s ideal for all body types. Save this for sleep or rock it on other special occasions like bridal showers, spa nights or the morning of your BFF’s wedding. As for garment care, hand-wash the nightgown gently or machine wash on low in a laundry bag.
Keep it cool, comfortable and cozy with the Short Sleeve Cotton Sleep Nightshirt. The dress features a V neck, front pocket with delicate lace detail, loose fit and length just above the knee. This is especially ideal for new mothers who are breastfeeding. Use it as a nursing nightgown and have a nursing bra underneath to make feeding your little one a breeze.
Universal Standard is the ultimate inclusive clothing brand. The company creates garments with all body types in mind and carries sizes from 00-40. Their Aubrey V Neck Sleep Dress can be worn by folks of all shapes for a snap bedtime decision that you’ll never regret. It’s got a double V neck, cascading drape design and side-slit detailing, the perfect mix of soft and sleek.
Two Piece Sets
Nasty Gal is the ultimate destination for silk PJ sets. This cherry blossom-inspired set is part of the All Things Considered collection, where each piece is sustainable and made with the world in mind. The button down shirt features a V neckline and notched lapels, while the matching shorts are high-waisted with an elastic waist. Sweet dreams!
If you’re on the hunt for something more affordable, check out this Silk Short Sleeve Pajama Set on Amazon. The relaxed fit pajamas have shorts with an elastic waistband and a V neck top with the cutest chest pocket, plus darker contrast piping. The seller offers an unbelievable range of colors and designs to choose from, so there’s truly something for everyone! Not sure what to get your mom or sister on her next birthday? You can never go wrong with comfy silk PJs.
Sometimes you’ve got to buy a little something sexy just for you, and this is the one. Made from woven satin, the Sweetest Dreams two-piece set from Lulus is sleek and shiny and will be your new favorite summer sleep outfit. The camisole top has a V neck, racerback design and a slightly cropped bodice. The matching shorts have ruffled hems for a touch of sass along with an elastic waist. Reviewers say the set fits true to size.
The Wrap Sleep Set from Free People comes in an emerald green, marble design that’s truly one-of-a-kind. The long-sleeve detailed shirt has an adjustable tie, button closures, dropped side pockets and purple contrast piping. The relaxed fit pants are easy to slip on, and more importantly, they have POCKETS!
Another classic Nasty Gal choice on this list, the Satin 3-Piece Oversized Pajama Set has everything you need to wind down and get some serious Zs. The set comes with a long-sleeve button down shirt, matching bralette and elastic pants with a high-waisted silhouette. These are fine to put in the washing machine.
Add flair to your bedtime routine with the Forest Fable Pajama Pants from Anthropologie. The print on these is absolutely divine – I can’t stop staring at it! Anthropologie is known for bold, show-stopping prints and breezy fits, so you’ll always be both stylish and comfortable. Available in standard, petite and plus, they’re loose with a drawstring tassled waistline. You can check out the matching long-sleeve top here.
Take your sleep to the next level with Brooklinen’s Mulberry Silk Eyemask that comes in a variety of gorgeous designs/colors. It has a soft and gentle elastic band that won’t put too much pressure on your head when sleeping. It’s breathable yet insulating, so you can use it comfortably all year long, no matter the season. It’s also machine washable so you can toss it in the laundry when it’s dirty.
Hello Kitty will never go out of style. This headband is made from the Crème Shop’s soft teddy bear fabric, and the blush-colored satin bow adds the Sanrio touch. Use it in the shower when you don’t want to get your hair wet, during your skincare routine or while applying your favorite face mask.
Snag a matching Brooklinen pillowcase with your new eyemask. Just like the mask, each pillowcase is OEKO-TEX certified, meaning it’s tested for harmful substances and meets global safety criteria, and protects your skin/hair from friction damage. They all come with a convenient envelope closure. The Mulberry Silk Pillowcase is machine washable as well.