Where to Buy Great Nightwear for Women
By Heidi Green
, last updated August 17, 2011
There are many places to buy great nightwear for women, whether you're looking for a comfy pair of pajama pants or a flirty nighty. In addition to providing extra warmth while you sleep, nightwear can be a great way to add personality to your bedtime look. The following article outlines a several great nightwear styles for women and where to find them.
Comfy Pajama Pants
There's nothing better than a pair of cozy pajama pants. Whether you prefer oversized drawstring cotton pants or easy terry cloth shorts with an elastic waistband, pajama pants are an essential staple for your nightwear wardrobe. The Cotton Sleep Pant from Victoria's Secret is the perfect choice for comfort and breathability. Available in a wide range of colors and prints, these full length drawstring pants are roomy and luxurious. Because they're so lightweight, they'll work well for any season. For something a little cooler, check out the Seersucker Sleep Shorts from Juicy Couture. These short shorts feature a drawstring waist and two side pockets with ruffle detail. In a pretty pink, blue and yellow plaid print, these will look great with all of your summer sleepwear!
Nighties are the simplest and most alluring nightwear for women. Whether you choose a simple cotton nightie or a silky leopard print slip, nighties are easy to wear, comfortable and show off your best assets. For something that's comfortable but still flirtatious, look no further than the Villa Toscana Short Nightgown from La Perla. Available at Saks Fifth Avenue, this deep purple nightie features a scoop neck with lace trim and a hemline that falls mid thigh. Comfortable and light, the soft modal material clings in all of the right places. Wear it while sitting in front of the fire with your sweetheart, sipping a mug of cocoa. For something a little more revealing, opt for the Staring at Stars Crochet Trim Nightie from Urban Outfitters. This see through nightie features a knee length hemline and pretty crocheting around the traps and bust. Wear it with your favorite pair of sexy underwear underneath, or nothing at all.
If you like to look just as coordinated when you go to bed as you do during the daytime, then you should shop for nightwear sets. Matching and themed tops and bottoms are cute, and they're great for when you have guests around. After all, you don't want to walk around in an old, oversized tee in front of your extended family! A great option is the Bedhead Striped Sateen Pajamas in Khaki, available at Neiman Marcus. With the look of classic pajamas, this set features a seersucker-like stripe. The long sleeved button down shirt is roomy and has a notched collar, while the bottoms are straight through the leg and hit right at the ankle. For something a little more whimsical, check out the Xiao Animal Print Pajamas from Neiman Marcus. The three quarter length top and the loose, cropped pants feature funky giraffe print all over. For extra fun, wear these with a fuzzy pair of animal house slippers!
No matter what style of nightwear you prefer, always aim for a mix of comfort and cuteness!