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The Best Women’s Pajamas for All Kinds of Sleepers

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According to statistics, you’re going to spend roughly one-third of your lifetime asleep, so you might as well be doing it in good sleepwear. The first rule of pajamas is “Know thyself.” Do you sweat at night? Then you’ll need something breathable like cotton. Do you hate the feeling of pants in bed? Try a sleep shirt or shorts. Will anything but the smoothest fabrics keep you awake? You’ll want the cool, slinky touch of silk or satin. Whatever your preference, we’ve rounded up the best women’s pajama sets below. Scroll on to shop our favorites.

A slinky slip

This is the dress you wear after a night at the club. Or maybe this is the dress you wear to the club — either way, it’s a great, affordable find.
Available in sizes S–4X.

The pretty embroidered pair

Sleepwear brand Eberjey makes some of the softest pajamas around. This shorts set includes fun stitching that makes a statement without being too loud.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

If you love a classic

These pajamas strike the right balance between classic and fun. The mint stars on this set give them an unexpected twist.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

A soft, versatile slip

Reviewers love the feel of the fabric and praise the fit with many saying this also makes for a great layering piece under dresses.
Available in sizes 16–24.

The sporty yet cozy set

Shoppers love how cozy this sporty set is. “The top is like a soft, lightweight sweatshirt,” says one reviewer.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

Because everyone loves a onesie

Onesies are the easiest way to get dressed even if you’re about to go to bed. This one is the perfect combination of sexy and comfy.
Available in sizes XS–4X.

Your new go-to pair

According to reviews, these are “the perfect” pajama pants because of the luxurious ribbing, incredibly soft material, and their ability to hold up so well after a wash.
Available in sizes XS–4X.

If you love a caftan

Here’s the pajama equivalent.
Available in sizes S–XXXL.

If you love a pretty chemise

This lacy chemise is comfortable for sleeping and playing.
Available in sizes XS–4XL.

If you love a sleep shirt

This button-down nightdress is a nice upgrade from your old college T-shirt.
Available in sizes 16–28.

A double-duty PJ set

The Sleeper linen set is crisp enough to be worn lounging at home or out and about.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

A best-seller PJ set

This Lunya silk set is a personal Cut favorite. The low-back slit keeps you cool and comfy through the night.
Available in sizes XS–2X.

For new moms

This three-piece set includes a breastfeeding top and tie-front cardigan that’s perfect for nursing.
Available in sizes S–2XL.

Because you hate pants

If you prefer a slip dress that’s more soft than silky, this V-neck jersey dress makes for a great sleep companion.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

The vintage-y option

Vintage-inspired white dresses straight out of The Virgin Suicides are a trend we’re seeing a lot of on Instagram. If you’re into that, this is the nightgown for you.
Available in sizes S–2XL.

A sleeper hit thanks to Oprah

Pun intended. Reviewers love Karen Neuburger’s designs (which have the honor of being the very first item on Oprah’s “Favorite Things” list) and fill the comments with praise about their softness and jauntiness.
Available in sizes S–3XL.

The fashion-girl pajama set

This poplin pajama set will have you feeling pretty fierce when you hit the sheets.
Available in sizes XXS–XL.

The crowd-pleaser

This classic would be a great gift for your mom, sister, best friend, or yourself.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

A fun find

Not into a closet full of plain pajamas? This playful set is very affordable and ultracomfortable.
Available in sizes 1X–3X.

If you wish you could sleep in menswear

Much more practical than borrowing an actual man’s shirt to sleep in, as characters in movies are often wont to do.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

The luxurious sleep set

These flannel pajamas are another personal favorite for lounging around the house when company is over. The loose fit paired with the soft fabric and pockets gives these pajamas sweatsuit energy, which we love.
Available in sizes XXS–XL.

The vacation-ready set

Nothing says vacation quite like a warm croissant paired with Champagne for breakfast. And this PJ set screams breakfast from bed.
Available in sizes XS–XL.

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22 Pairs of Pajamas for All Kinds of Sleepers