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Best Sleepwear For Women - 8 Styles For Sleeping And Lounging

Best Sleepwear for Women - If there’s anything more relaxing than slipping into your favorite sleep wear at the end of a long day, we can’t imagine what it is.

Maybe you like to kick back and unwind in silky soft pajamas. Or snuggle up in a cozy long nightgown and binge the latest on Netflix. Or, maybe you want to impress your honey in a beautiful lace chemise on a romantic weekend getaway.

Whichever of these escapes appeals to you, here are 8 favorites that are just as chic (and comfy) for sleeping as they are for taking it easy!

Best Sleepwear For Women

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Best Sleepwear For Women

Capri Pajamas

Our first best sleepwear for women pick?  Easy breezy capri pajamas.

With a flirty Italian name that stirs thoughts of glamorous villas and jet-setting celebrities, this sleepwear favorite has been making the scene since the 1950’s.

Their appeal? They add a touch of style to any bedtime repertoire.

The epitome of summertime comfy, these chic pjs have above-the-ankle length pants and a matching short top.

Whether you're lounging at home or enjoying a lazy Sunday morning, a capri pajama set is ideal for warmer temperatures, as it allows better airflow than traditional full-length pajamas.

Often made of soft, lightweight materials such as cotton, nylon, bamboo, satin and silk, or satin, in beautiful prints and patterns, this loose-fitting sleepwear is great for year round wear.

>>  Read about capri pajamas

Capri Pajama Set

Cotton Nightgowns

Finding the best sleepwear for women isn’t just about the perfect style, or how it looks. It’s also about fibers and fabric.

And if natural or eco-friendly fabrics are a must-have, then cotton nightgowns are definitely in line for a look.

They're made from breathable cotton, so you'll stay cool and comfortable whether you're reading a book or counting sheep.

Cotton Nightgowns

The choices are endless!

  • Traditional long flowing gowns offer a more relaxed and airy fit.
  • If you prefer something a bit more fitted, opt for a knee-length nightgown in a flattering A-line shape
  • And, if you’re looking to add a little fun to your sleepwear, consider a short cotton chemise or nightshirt with flirty hemlines and accents

>> All about cotton nightgowns

Flannel Nightgowns

Looking for the ultimate in cozy comfort with a hint of nostalgia? Flannel nightgowns come through with flying colors. 

They bring to mind memories of chilly winter nights, fireplaces and cuddling up with a cup of hot cocoa - and marshmallows, please!

Flannel Nightgowns

What do we like about flannel nightgowns for women? In a word - everything!

Available in a variety of classic tartan patterns, playful prints and colors to fit every taste, these cozy favorites make great gifts for yourself or a loved one throughout the year.

From classic, long-sleeved ballet length gowns with high necklines to fun knee length niteshirts, flannel nightgowns come in a variety of styles to fit every taste.

For added coziness, opt for a pair of matching warm slippers to complete your bedtime look.

>> Details about flannel nightgowns

Cotton Sleepwear

Easy wear sleep wear that can be worn year round? Few choices deliver on comfort and style quite like the always on trend favorite, cotton.

From classic pajama sets and night gowns to relaxed sleep shirts and cotton camisoles paired with your favorite sleep separates, there's an endless variety for just about every preference and occasion.

Cotton Sleepwear for Women

Reading a book? Listening to music? Enjoying an afternoon nap?

Cotton sleepwear has you covered. The natural fibers of cotton knit, flannel, jersey, woven, seersucker and chenille also make it an excellent choice for those with sensitive skin.

Best of all, with its soft and breathable fabric, cotton is long wearing, easy to care for, and comfortable!

>> More on cotton sleepwear

Lace Chemises

Curve-hugging and heart-stopping, lace chemises are also known as the sexy girl of sleepwear!

What is so special about a chemise with stretch lace? Lightweight and stretchy with a flattering look, they’re a dress-to-impress favorite whether you're planning a romantic night in, a sexy night out, or the vacation of your dreams.

Lace Chemises

Lace chemises come in a variety of styles and colors to suit the mood. Strapless is a great choice if you're looking to show off a come-hither neckline and shoulders, while short and long sleeve versions tend to be on the more modest side.

They're often designed with intricate details such as scalloped edges, ribbon trims and ruffles, that can add a flirty and playful touch of oh la la to the moment.

In beautiful stretch floral fabrics, lace chemises are perfect for both daywear and nightwear, making them a versatile choice for today’s busy woman on the go.

>> Tips on lace chemises

Long Nightgowns

Every sleepwear drawer has its staples. The practical pajamas. The simple sleepshirt. The cozy robe you sip lattes in on Sunday mornings. And then there is the one easy essential for bedtime and beyond – long nightgowns.

Not only are they one of the best full-coverage styles that can help keep you warm, they're also one of the easiest to wear.

Long Nightgowns

The best thing about ladies long nightgowns?  The choices are endless -  from traditional to modern - in beautiful styles and fabrics to suit every preference.

In this article, we go behind the scenes for a closer look at 5 of the most popular sleep wear brands.

From the cool cottons of Thea to the florals of Miss Elaine and the luxurious gowns of Natori, it has never been easier to relax in style.

>> A guide to popular brands of long nightgowns

Victorian Nightgowns

Love romantic sleepwear? We do! Victorian nightgowns are like a dream for those who crave timeless elegance and vintage charm.

Recalling an era of grace and femininity, they offer a delightful dividend – easy movement with a comfortable fit.

Victorian Nightgowns

Inspired styles include long sleeve gowns, sleeveless nightgowns and night shirts in soft flowing fabrics with delicate details.

While best known as a light and airy sleep wear favorite, a Victorian nightgown can also be worn as loungewear (while relaxing with one of the Brontes?), making it a versatile and stylish addition to your collection of intimate apparel.

>> An overview of Victorian nightgowns

Womens Pajamas

When it comes to the best sleepwear for women, pajamas fall into the category of much-loved favorites that are often so popular, they’re worn till they're threadbare.

A modest and comfortable alternate to night gowns that stay in place while you sleep and keep your legs warm, pyjamas are also wonderful for lounging around the house on lazy days.

Womens Pajamas

Style wise, they’re a winner in a delicious range of traditional notch collar pajama sets, modern cropped pjs, casual mix and match pants and tops, and our personal favorite - luxurious silk pajamas.

Whether you’re a fan of eco-friendly cotton, silky satin, cozy flannel, lightweight nylon or jersey knit, stylish sleepwear has never looked or felt better.

>> More about womens pajamas

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