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Flannel Nightgown - The Inside Secrets You Need To Know
Nightgown - As summer draws to a close and the nights become chilly,
intimate apparel aficionados and newbies alike agree that nothing
compares to the soft coziness of flannel sleepwear.
cushy long nightgowns and sleep shirts to snuggly pajamas and plush
robes, flannel is one of the best sleepwear options for keeping you
warm when the temperature drops. Here, a behind the scenes look at the need-to-know tips and tricks of this cozy favorite.
Flannel Nightgown - The Inside Secrets
don’t need to spend a fortune –
Despite what you may have heard or read in magazines, flannel
sleepwear is affordable and attainable for everyone.
the case with lingerie or sleepwear shopping, finding the
right flannel nightgown is all about researching and
uncovering the shops with the best selection for your budget.
you’re on a modest budget, look to department stores or chain
retailers that have great sales throughout the year and have a wide
selection of clearance items, especially at the end of the season
- Not only do larger shops and department stores tend to have a wider
selection of sleepwear styles, they also offer great savings throughout
the year with heavily discounted out-of-season styles, coupons, flash sales, etc.
- If you want to spend a
little more on a luxurious flannel nightgown, try smaller lingerie
boutiques and online sleepwear retailers that offer specialty brands
like Lanz of Salzburg, Thea, P J Salvage, and Eileen West.
a nightwear style to suit your silhouette –
one of the best things about flannel nightgowns – no matter what
your shape, size, or the occasion, there’s a flannel
nightgown style that's perfect for every silhouette.
There’s a popular
misconception that these nightgowns only look good on tall, thin
model shapes, but this simply isn’t the case. Flannel sleepwear
looks great on everyone.
The trick? Knowing your shape and dressing for styles that suit your
figure, such as:
- nighties with details on the neckline and chest to
balance a pear shape
- nightgowns that are not too large, or too
small, and definitely not too detailed for plus sizes
a wide variety of styles, colors, sizes, and options available, it’s
easier than ever to find the perfect cozy warm that you can enjoy for
years to come.
If you live in a region where the winters are bitterly cold, consider pairing your flannel nightgown with a matching
wrap robe and a cuddly pair of slippers or sleep socks for extra warmth.
Sleepwear is not just for winter months –
Without a doubt, a long sleeved, full length flannel nightgown is
toasty warm for the long cold winter months, but did you know that
flannel can easily translate to warmer nights as well.
It can, and
the trick is choosing the right flannel sleepwear fabric that lends itself
to all seasons. How?
- Look for 100% cotton flannel in a lighter
weight – this will offer breathability and a crisp finish that
feels just right when the temperature rises
- Also, be sure to avoid
flannel fabrics that are blended with non-breathable fabrics like
rayon or polyester as these are often heavier and tend to trap the
- And, seek out shorter, sleeveless or tank styles that keep
you covered in all the right places without adding any extra fabric
that will make you too hot
a great variety of nightgowns for every preference –
There are options a-plenty when it comes to flannel nightgowns and
the best part is finding a style and color that suits your
- If you love feminine and romantic looks, try a
floor-sweeping Victorian style flannel nightgown
- If you’re a
minimalist you’ll love slipping into a sleek nightshirt with clean, straight lines
you favor a sexy lingerie look, opt for shorter hemlines and low necklines to show a little skin that will make
your night gown really stand out