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    27 Comfortable Dresses That You'll Probably Want To Lounge Around In All Day

    Nap dresses ahead.

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    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women's.

    1. A surprisingly chic oversized hoodie dress that's ready to replace your worn-out college hoodie permanently.


    Lots of reviewers also posted pics of them rocking this with over-the-knee boots, so it'll double as a going-out look when you're actually, well, going out again.

    Promising review: "Sexy and ridiculously comfy. We have all had the experience of getting home from a night on the town and being so happy and relieved to take off our clothes and put on our comfy wear. Well, I wore this for the first time tonight, came home, took my boots off and then realized I didn't want to change. My main issue with this dress is that I'm going to have to fight with myself not to sleep in it regularly! I'm going to order another one or two of these and may even buy a few for Christmas presents for my sister and mom. We all have completely different body types and this will look amazing on us all. Please make this in more colors so my friends will know that I'm not wearing the same thing every day." —Susan K

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99+ (available in sizes S-3XL and in 29 designs).

    2. A chill tank dress future cozy you will ~tank~ present you for buying.

    model wearing the knee-length black dress

    Promising review: "I bought this dress because it was an inexpensive alternative to a tank top and yoga pants while working at home. It's so light and breezy, yet it isn't revealing. I love it, so I ordered a few more in various colors." —Kenlie

    Get it from Target for $15 (available in sizes 0X-4X).

    3. A lace-trimmed T-shirt dress that'll feel like a ~frill~ to wear after months of oversized tees and PJ shorts., Amazon

    Say it with me: It has pockets!!!

    Promising review: "I got this dress since I'm working at home now and spending tons of time at my computer. The soft knit fabric is really comfortable for sitting in my home office chair most of the day and still looking nice for time with my hubby. The lace trim at the hem adds a bit of whimsy. It's a bit shorter than I expected (and I'm only 5 feet tall), but it's a great work-at-home dress. Gonna try to order the same dress in other colors. Only one tiny issue: the sleeves are really long — had to fold them into little cuffs." —Dawn Writer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 22 colors and prints, with long or short sleeves).

    4. A tiered tee dress so cute and comfy you'll cry ~tiers~ of joy.


    Promising review: "I ordered this dress not expecting much for the price, but I do have to say I was pleasantly surprised! It was super comfy! The sleeves aren’t super short, but not too long either! The length comes right to the middle of my knees (I’m 5'5"). I’m definitely buying some other colors!" —Nanci Z.

    Get it from Amazon for $23.79+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 21 colors and prints).

    5. A sultry slip made from machine-washable silk, because you love pretty PJs and intimates but hate the hassle of caring for them. Isn't the whole point of loungewear that it should help you be lazy, not give you more chores?

    model in short royal blue slip

    It's from a California-based small biz specializing in silk products and eco-friendly home goods.

    Get it from LualaSilk on Etsy for $60 (available in sizes 0-16 and in 12 colors).

    6. An incredibly versatile long-sleeved T-shirt dress that over 7,000 reviewers swear by and that's as easy as PJs but still polished enough for a Zoom call., Amazon

    Promising review: "Love this little dress; can be worn as tunic as well. Super comfy and can be dressed up or casual or even used as loungewear. It's versatile and I love it!" —Robinwiles

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S-3XL and in 39 colors and prints).

    7. Or a short-sleeved T-shirt dress for folks who want the same cute and chill vibe but who (like me) are basically always hot.,

    This one has over 3,000 positive reviews!

    Promising review: "Fits well and comfortable! I typically wear a L/XL (mostly XL) in T-shirts and I bought these in a large, as I didn’t want the dress to look like a tent on me. It fit perfectly. These dresses are a comfortable alternative to my T-shirts and shorts for running errands or lounging around!" —KlaOh

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS-3XL and in 36 colors and prints).

    8. A keyhole cutout shift in a spring-tastic lavender floral sure to help you ~unlock~ the next level of stay-at-home chic.

    model in the above-the-knee sleeveless dress

    Promising review: "The 24/7 line dresses are so amazing and comfortable. They are so easy to dress up or keep casual; a go-to dress always. :)" —ROUGE92

    Get it from Maurices for $24.90 (available in sizes XS-4X and in more colors and prints here).

    9. A sophisticated-but-sexy nightshirt you can wear approximately a zillion ways. By itself, with leggings, buttoned up, unbuttoned over another top or bralette...the possibilities are endless.


    Promising review: "Great value. I love these nightshirts! I have two and am ordering more. They're roomy but not huge, and the fabric is going to be perfect for our Phoenix summer. They're also cute as heck with leggings!" —J. Clark

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 14 colors).

    10. A sleek V-neck tee dress sure to become your chill wardrobe's MV(neck)P., Amazon

    Promising review: "I bought this to sleep in and wear around the house. It was perfect for maternity wear because it's so comfortable! I wish I could wear it while breastfeeding, but I love it so much I don’t want to stain it with milk or ointment." —LK

    Get it from Amazon for $18.90 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 13 colors and prints).

    11. A breezy baby doll with cute cottagecore vibes and faux-tie details on the straps ideal for lazing around reading romance novels and imagining yourself as the heroine.

    model wearing the tiered pale pink floral mini dress
    American Eagle

    Promising review: "I love this dress! It is light, flowy, and perfect for summer. The material is a little thin, but I wanted it specifically for hot summer days so it doesn't bug me that much." —Emily

    Get it from American Eagle for $44.95 (available in sizes XXS-XXL and in two colors).

    12. A pocketed polka-dot maxi that'll make a ~spot-on~ loungewear choice since it's so easy and breezy.,

    Reviewers say it runs a bit large!

    Promising review: "Very comfortable, love the pockets! I wanted an easy maxi dress to lounge around the house during the hot summer, and this is perfect. Super lightweight, thin but not see-through. Very happy with my purchase! The dress fits loose and comfortably, which is what I wanted." —L.

    Get it from Amazon for $21.69+ (available in sizes 4-22 and in 26 prints).

    13. A soft and easy T-shirt dress you can wear to work from home all day, then pair with some cool sandals for a chill spring outing.

    model wearing the blue knee-length dress with short sleeves and long tie belt

    It's by Zelie for She, an LA-based, Black woman-owned brand dedicated to creating glam plus-size clothing. They just launched their Nordstrom line earlier this year!

    Promising review: "I love a dress I can wear to work or wear out that I still want to wear when I get home. This fabric is so soft and so comfortable, I’ve even slept in this dress (without the belt of course). Stands up to multiple washings and still looks amazing!" —Musingsofafox

    Get it from Nordstrom for $53.40 (originally $89; available in sizes 1X-3X and in two colors).

    14. A plaid, mini-hemmed take on the Nap Dress, aka the versatile It fashion item of quarantimes. The smocked bodice makes it oh-so-comfy, but once you have places to go again? Pair this baby with heeled booties and a statement headband and get ready to have all eyes on you.

    Hill House Home

    Shop all Hill House Nap Dresses here.

    Promising review: "Functional and romantic. A very Shakespearean look that I enjoy having when lounging in the evenings, wearing with jeans, and wearing to bed. Easy to breastfeed in and my husband says he loves the way it makes my breasts look (and feel). A total crowd-pleaser." —Stephanie

    Get it from Hill House Home for $100 (available in sizes XS-2XL and in seven colors and prints).

    15. A cuddly hooded maxi that's kind of like a Snuggie, but make it fashion.,

    Reviewers say it has some stretch and runs a bit on the large side!

    Promising review: "I'm typically a medium/large in clothing. The large was a little big, I could have gone with a medium. That's OK with me, since I wanted the dress to wear as a lounge dress when I'm at home relaxing. It's perfect! When the dress arrived, I was surprised to see that the dress was a beautiful color, just like the picture, and super soft! I will be ordering another one!" —Kathryn A. Majkrzak

    Get it from Amazon for $30.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in six colors).

    16. A slouchy henley dress ~olive~ your other comfy clothes will envy once you start wearing it on repeat.

    model in the long-sleeve, knee-length olive green dress

    It's from an LA-based small business with tons of cute casual clothing and accessories.

    Get it from Gbrandholic on Etsy for $39.99 (available in sizes S-L and in two colors).

    17. A chill maxi with pockets for stashing stay-in essentials like your phone, snacks, and the ChapStick you really don't want to have to stand up to get.,

    Reviewers say it's long enough to even work for tall folks!

    Promising review: "I've ordered four of these now! They are so comfy, well-made, and beautiful. I get so many compliments when I wear them. I can dress them up for a night out or to go to work. They're so comfortable, I can wear them around the house and even to bed! And when I wake up after sleeping in one, I can brush my teeth and hair and walk right out the door, and look great! I paired this $20 dress with a $7 pendant necklace from Walmart and the reaction from several people was, 'Wow! You look really nice today,' even from strangers. I'm 5'7", 155 lbs, and a little busty. Medium fits perfectly. It's a perfect length on me with a heel; a little long for flats. For flats or bare feet, I just gather it and tie a knot near my shin and it drapes beautifully from that." —JannyBananny

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in 20 colors and prints).

    18. A tie-waist T-shirt midi you can chillax in for hours, then pop a statement necklace over to look chic (and cover up that ketchup stain from lunch) for a virtual happy hour.

    model in the gray short-sleeve dress with slits at the side

    It's machine-washable so it's extra easy!

    Get it from Everlane for $78 (available in sizes XXS-XL and in three colors).

    19. A soft and effortless tie-dye maxi, which over 2,000 reviewers think you should ~tie~ for yourself.,

    Reviewers say it runs large!

    Promising review: "I love this dress! Just ordered a second color. :) This dress is so cute and comfortable...and has pockets! It can be dressed up or down for out in public and it’s also great for lounging at home or by the pool. Exactly as pictured/described." —C. Coleman

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in 18 prints).

    20. A summery sleeveless tunic that's easy and breezy for the days when the hassle of putting on both a top AND bottoms just feels like too much.

    reviewer in navy above-the-knee dress with illustrated pink and teal flower print

    Promising review: "A wonderful flowing dress to wear around the house and out. I had surgery around the stomach area and I wanted something loose to wear and this was a perfect dress to lounge around in and to go places when I did. For a size 14-16, get the XL." —Tami Lemley

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 17 colors and prints).

    21. A simple tiered frock with a midi hemline but *maximum* twirling around your room potential.

    Beginning Boutique

    Beginning Boutique is a woman-owned Australian shop with a huge selection of trendy clothes!

    Get it from Beginning Boutique for $69.99 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    22. A classic collarless lounge shirt dress you should probably buy two or three of, because you will need to wash it at some point and your regular sweats and PJs just won't be able to measure up.

    model in knee-length blue and white striped long-sleeve dress

    Get it from Eloquii for $119.95 (available in sizes 14/16-22/24; waitlist available for size 26/28).

    23. A polka dot T-shirt dress with pockets that you may never want to take off. It's easy and breezy but actually feels like — *gasp* — a REAL OUTFIT.,

    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE this dress. I would say this dress is pretty true to size. The overall dress is great quality, soft, and comfortable, the pockets aren't skimpy or small, and the dress isn't see-through. I want one in every color." —Tasia B

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 12 styles, including some with long sleeves).

    24. A button-front linen gingham cutie complete with a trendy print, roomy pockets, and a fabric that'll actually keep you cool on the hottest summer days.

    model in pink gingham dress with large rectangular front pockets

    Promising review: "Super cute, summery, comfortable linen dress. It fit perfectly and doesn't look like a bag." —Lolo310

    Get it from Loft for $89.50 (available in sizes XXS-XL regular and XXS-XXL petite and in two colors).

    25. A cozy maxi dress (with POCKETS!) that'll have you covered — literally — for whatever. Just toss it on and go (or don't go) anywhere you please.,

    Promising review: "I’m in love with this dress. So lightweight and looks cute dressed up or just lounging around! Will order one again!" —Erica Kempf

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99+ (available in sizes L-5XL and in 14 colors and prints)

    26. An on-trend fitted tee dress with tie-dye stripes for those days when pants, buttons, zippers, and the like are just not an option. Who needs 'em?!?

    model wearing navy and white mini dress with short sleeves
    J Crew Factory

    Get it from J. Crew Factory for $32.50 (available in sizes XXS-3X).

    27. A sleeveless T-shirt maxi that's got built-in shoulder pads to give it a little extra edge (and make you feel more like you actually got dressed today). Look at you, channeling extremely rock-star-hanging-out-on-the-tour-bus vibes.

    model in the gray-brown side slit dress
    Lilly's Kloset

    It's from a Black woman-owned small business!

    Get it from Lilly's Kloset for $52 (available in sizes S-L).

    You lounging like royalty in a cute dress instead of PJs:


    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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