BEYOND THE BED. No longer confined to the bedroom, pajamas have now entered mainstream everyday fashion. It all boils down to how you style them with
1. RELAXED ACT
The inherent relaxed feel of pajamas goes incredibly well with casual attire such as a Harrington jacket and denims.
2. SUIT IT UP
Surprisingly, pajama tops can be used even for more formal occasions when worn under a smart suit jacket or a tuxedo.
3. SLEEP MAKES YOU SMART
Pick a nice-looking pajama top and tuck it into a pair of straight-cut (or skinny) jeans. Voilà: instant smart casual.
• GO LUX
If you’re going to wear pajamas outside the bedroom, it’s best to stick to silk, satin or other high-end fabrics.
• HAVE IT TAILORED
As pajamas are still be a bit risky as far as everyday attire goes, having a tailored top with a perfect fit goes a long way to making sure you look classy and refined in it.
• DRESS THEM UP
Paired with dressy shoes, for instance, elevates the pajamas into something you can wear with confidence on an evening out with friends.
The classic striped pajama set is not recommended for daily wear. Basically, you want fashionable pajamas. So go for bold prints.
• WEAR CHILDISH PRINTS
On the flip side, pajamas with superhero logos, cartoon characters and the like should never leave the bedroom.
• WEAR OVERSIZED
Pajamas despite the obvious comfort factor of loose ones, when you want to incorporate pajamas into an everyday look, make sure it fits you perfectly.
Long relegated to bedtime, pajamas are enjoying the limelight as part of primetime fashion.