Once considered a fashion no no, the idea of wearing silky slip dresses or comfortable pyjama sets during daylight hours has been gaining more and more acceptance over the years. This exciting micro trend, now known as ‘nightwear as daywear,’ continues to be a major favourite in our wardrobes.
From delicate, lace-trimmed slips to satin pyjama sets, these pieces are designed to make a statement, whether you’re out for a brunch date or running errands. Its the perfect laidback look!
Top Tips for Styling Nightwear As Daywear
- Layering: Pair your silk slip dress with a cardigan or denim jacket for a balanced look. For pyjamas, team them up with a blazer to elevate the style.
- Accessories: A statement pair of earrings, boots, or a shoulder bag can instantly transform your nightwear into stylish daywear.
- Fabric: Opt for high-quality fabrics that not only feel good but also look luxurious. Silk, satin, and soft cotton are all perfect choices.
We’ve pulled together the ultimate guide on the best pieces to help you nail the nightwear as daywear trend in UK sizes 8-28.
How To Style Nightwear As Daywear
This elegant and silky smooth chemsie is the perfect girls brunch outfit, with it’s lace neckline and side panels: it exudes sophistication. As mentioned in our top tips, an easy way to bring this outfit to the day is by layering with an effortless blazer and colour pop mules to tie it all together.
The perfect laidback but sophisticated outfit, look to this satin set to elevate your everyday wardrobe. Featuring an all over paisley print, button fastenings and elasticated waistband it ensures a flattering fit for taller torsos. Partner with slip on mule sandals and crossbody bag for a trend-led look you can wear on repeat.
No longer a bottom draw staple, this stunning nightdress can be effortlessly transformed to an elegant summer dress with added accessories. Made from a breathable cotton blend fabric, this dress features a flattering v-neckline, pintuck front and crochet detailing. Team with bomber jacket and strappy sandals for an elevated everyday look.
For those who love some flexibility in their wardrobe, this pyjama set is for you! You can of course wear the whole ensemble as is, like the paisley set mentioned above. However, we wanted to show you how you can wear both the top and bottom separately, thereby giving you extra outfit options.
Try pairing the pyjama top with your favourite pair of mom jeans. It can be worn like a blouse and matched with trainers or heels depending on the occasion. Alternatively, you can pair the pyjama bottoms with a cami top and sandals for a holiday look that can be worn all summer long.
This summer jacket vibe is an easy way to bring nightwear into the day. Layer up your everyday jeans and a top outfit with this broderie anglaise robe. Featuring an adjustable tie waist and 3/4 length sleeves, this floaty and relaxed vibe is the perfect transitional outfit. Make sure to add your favourite accessories like our tear drop earrings to tie the outfit together!
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How Do You Make It Work In Winter?
We are supposedly in the middle of summer right now, but with the humidity and typical British rain, it seems we may be missing the peak of the sunshine. As we transition slowly out of summer into autumn/winter, you can take this micro trend with you by pairing your silky dresses with chunky knits and your pyjama tops with essential jeans.
Show us how you’ve been styling your nightwear as daywear over on our socials @longtallsallyfashion by using the hashtag #ImWearingLTS – you could even get featured!