| PICTURED | Derek Rose dressing gown, J.Crew pajamas, Vintage silk scarf and Comoy pipe | PHOTOGRAPHY | by Rob McIver Photo. Second, this was also a time when the standard colorways for western men’s clothing were most often somber and dull. Dressing gowns once again borrowed from Eastern cultures and incorporated ornate fabrics in bold colors.
Finally, staying cool by forgoing pjs could even lead to longer, deeper sleep. Ultimately, personal comfort reigns supreme when picking the right sleepwear for you—whether that means a silk chemise, classic cotton pajamas, a stretchy jersey sleep shirt, or nothing at all.
Usually worn by children, these garments often have pullover tops (if two-piece) or have zippers down the fronts (if one-piece), and may also be footed. Although pajamas are usually distinguished from non-bifurcated sleeping garments such as nightgowns, in the US, they have sometimes included the latter as a top.