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    30 Pieces Of Clothing That Are Not Pajamas But Still Comfy Enough To Wear At Home

    You have to admit: after endless weeks of just wearing pajamas, sometimes you want to wear something that's like pajamas but not pajamas.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

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

    1. A super cute denim pinafore to layer over your fave shirts and tees and be summer-ready but still comfy!,

    Promising review: "This is a unique dress. I’ve never owned an overalls dress and I liked the way it looked. I wasn’t disappointed after it arrived. It fits well and is quite comfortable. It pairs well with a simple T-shirt. It’s one of my most beloved dresses now. I will add that it does have a little stretch to it and the straps are adjustable." —B. Norman

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and three colors).

    2. An adorable shirred gingham miniskirt because gingham is super trendy this season, this is light and airy enough to wear at home, and it's worthy of ending up on your Instagram!

    Nasty Gal

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $19.35 (available in sizes S–L).

    3. A pair of retro boyfriend denim overalls for a summery dose of whimsy to your looks. These will make you feel like you should be off picking berries or painting in an arts class.,

    Promising review: "I am downright obsessed with these overalls. These are a dream. They are REAL denim, and they have that perfect slouchy farm-girl look that I have been looking for for over a year. When I first got them, they had a very slight denim smell but after one wash and a couple wears, I can’t smell it at all! If you’re looking for slouchy, boyfriend-fit overalls, these are perfect." —kvonkaenel

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL and in four colors).

    4. A gorgeous floral embroidered V-neck blouse so even if you're feeling down, this will make you feel all dressed up and ready to take on the day. Its feather-light material makes it an easy summer go-to and the ruffled sleeve detail gives it that pretty feminine touch!

    Simple Retro

    Simple Retro is a woman-owned-and-designed small biz with a passion for vintage and retro clothes ranging from the '50s to the '80s. Eighty-seven percent of their workers are women and they ensure ethical factory working conditions.

    Promising review: "Very comfortable. Fabric feels expensive. Fit is slightly boxy, it’s better than pictured and not see-through like I expected. It’s flowy and loose on me (that’s how I like my shirts) so I could have gotten away with an XS if I wanted." —Evie

    Get it from Simple Retro for $49.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL and in three colors).

    5. A slouchy culotte jumpsuit with a drawstring waist — you'll be one and done and dressed for the day! Plus, it's comfy enough that you'll be able to dance around in it.

    the jumpsuit in camel

    Get it from Boohoo for $16 (available in sizes S–L and in three colors).

    6. A dressy vintage-style floral skirt so fashionable you'll construct a makeshift runway in your house just so you can give this the proper spotlight it deserves. The 100% cotton means it won't stifle your skin either.


    This has pockets!!! One reviewer also said they felt like walking art in it LOL. Pair it with a petticoat for more flair.

    Promising review: "I ordered this skirt because I wanted to try something different. Never in my mind did I imagine that I would fall in love with this skirt!!! It has a high waist and it has pockets!!! One on each side and the fit for me was perfect. I was never really into high-waisted skirts, however this one has changed my mind!! It fit just right; it fell where it was supposed to and I have worn it out and have gotten many compliments on it. Most skirts like this don't have pockets...the pockets are a plus!! Love this skirt and I intend on buying another one. You can pair this with so many things and so many colors." —Crystal Sampler

    Get it from Amazon for $6.38+ (available in sizes S–XXL and in 20+ designs).

    7. A flirty and cute baby doll dress because it's so sweet and breezy you'll feel like you're not wearing much at all (which is good for the heat!).

    the dress with ruffles at bottom
    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 $33.71 (available in sizes XXS–XL and two colors).

    8. A timeless and romantic linen dress to make all your fairytale dreams come true right at home! With no extra zippers or itchy material to worry about, you won't mind swishing around in this to dress up your lazy Sundays.

    Loud Bodies

    Loud Bodies is a woman-owned small biz that specializes in ethically produced sustainable clothing of all sizes.

    Bonus — each dress comes with a complimentary slip dress (although you can opt out of it if you already own one you love, for sustainability reasons).

    Get it from Loud Bodies for $220 (available in sizes XXS–10XL as well as in custom options, in beige, white, and black; available with or without pockets).

    9. A pair of drawstring shorts because warmer weather means it's time to free the legs!,

    Promising review: "I LOVE these shorts. They are so comfortable and they fit perfectly. I want them in every color!!" —AM.

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 24 colors).

    10. A woven crop top and wide-leg pants set in a pretty seafoam color to match the wild soul inside of you 😉. You get to be comfy and look stylish at the same time!

    the set
    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $34.99 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    11. This lightweight and breathable cotton jumpsuit that literally has "flowy" in its name! It'll come in handy when you want the glam of a dressier outfit but the comfort of your fave relaxed piece. Also, pssst...pockets!


    Get it from Everlane for $88 (available in sizes XXS–XL and four colors).

    12. A pair of baggy overalls with pockets because it's dressy enough for a day look and comfy enough to sleep in.,

    Promising review: "I'll admit it, I love overalls. For me, they're comfy and great on weekdays and weekends and, with these in particular, you can dress them up or down. I get compliments every time I wear them and others always ask where I bought them. My favorite things about these: the loose fit; the linen look and feel; the black color has yet to fade despite numerous washes, the ease of care, and, they are so comfy." —seattlehouse

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in sizes S–3XL and four colors).

    13. A pair of high-rise relaxed Levi's jeans that are the pinnacle of comfort for those days you want that slick '90s aesthetic but also want breathing room for your legs (and waist).,

    FYI, this is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    Promising review: "I loved the dark blue denim I chose! They feel so high quality. They're a bit stiff so you do have to break them in, but I prefer that because my stiffer jeans seem to last longer. They fall at my ankle perfectly. I sized up because the reviews recommended I do so, and I'm glad I did because they fit really well! They're an absolute staple — comfortable and the style is so in right now! Very pleased with my purchase, especially because this style of jeans usually retail for around 90+ dollars elsewhere." —Jade

    Get it from Amazon for $47.70+ (available in sizes 24–44 and six colors).

    14. A charming check-print midi dress to make it seem like you just stepped out of a vintage postcard. It's the perfect easygoing summer dress.

    the dress in black
    Cottagecore Things

    Cottagecore Things is a small biz that handpicks timeless soft clothing and accessories that embody the romantic cottagecore aesthetic.

    Get it from Cottagecore Things for $63 (available in sizes S–L and in two colors).

    15. A pair of high-waisted flowy wide-leg pants because even if you don't wanna wear PJs, the last thing you wanna do is squeeze yourself into tight jeans that won't let your legs breathe. These are flowy and perfect for that breezy look!,

    Promising review: "These pants are so comfortable and chic! I love that they are wide-legged and flowy. They give you the same breezy feeling that you get with a maxi skirt. The material is super soft and the perfect weight for warm weather pants. The belted ties are just the right length and add a very feminine touch. The pant legs are very wide. I cannot wait for warmer weather to get here so I can wear this outfit!" —Brittany Williams

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes 4–10 and nine colors).

    16. These bright oceanic shorts as fun for the beach as they are for adding a pop of color to your at-home wardrobe.

    the shorts
    Lilly Pulitzer

    Promising review: "So cute and comfy! This style is my favorite. I love the material, the side vents, and the elastic waistband in the back. I own multiple pairs and they are my go-to shorts for me when I want to feel super comfortable!" —1preppyteacher

    Get it from Lilly Pulitzer for $58 (available in sizes XXS–XL and in five prints).

    17. A pair of cargo pants because it'll tell everyone you know how to do streetwear, switch things up, and be at ease at the same time!,

    Promising review: "I bought these for work but they can also be upstyled for a super cute outfit. I got so many compliments on these and I love how many pockets there are. I meed these in another color." —Brianna

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and in 25+ colors).

    18. A pair of stretchy classic running shorts made with quick-dry fabric so you won't have to worry about sweating through or melting in the heat on your grocery runs.

    the shorts in black

    Get it from Adidas for $21 (available in sizes XS–XL and in three colors).

    19. A lovely midi sundress with lightweight fabric that'll keep you comfortable. And it has pockets! With so many prints, you're bound to find not one but several that you'll love.


    FYI, this is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    Promising review: "Found this dress through a BuzzFeed article and couldn't resist the white sunflowers. The material is stretchy and just fits your body so well. I didn't have any problems with it being see through. The length is cute, the buttons are fake so they stay uniform all the way down, and it's stretchy across the back of the bodice so bigger-chested women would love this. My mom and I have completely different body types and the large fits us both amazingly! Definitely going to try to order as many prints as I can!" —Courtney Clark

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 35 colors/patterns).

    20. A comfy plaid shirt you can layer over a basic tee, button up, tuck in, or wear with the sleeves rolled up — there are so many ways to style one! Talk about versatility.,

    Promising review: "This is exactly what I wanted to complete an outfit. Fits perfectly and exactly as expected. Long enough to tuck in without having so much fabric that it puffs out the waist of your pants. Soft material and cute shirt. Overall, very pleased." —bam2407

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL, 16 Plus–28 Plus, and in 30+ colors).

    21. A skater skirt as pretty for formal outings as it is for a day swishing about at home.,

    Pay attention to the numbers on the waistbands as they are different!

    Promising review: "I've been buying these skirts for three years now, so I'm likely far overdue for a review so here I am! I've never had a Made by Johnny skirt that I haven't loved; they're good quality and they last like no other. I've owned about 20 of these in nearly every shade and have never been disappointed. I've only had to replace them due to weight loss and the ones I've passed down to friends are still as beautiful and flowy as the day I received them. I truly ALWAYS come back to this brand and skirt whenever I know I need one or just want a new color. I cannot recommend these enough. Johnny's never let me down on being reasonably priced, beautifully colored, comfortable, and adorably flowy. To my plus-sized ladies, look carefully for the larger waistband that are on some of these! It truly helps with the high waisted feel/look." —Sydney

    Get it from Amazon for $11.45+ (available in sizes XS–3XL, and in 30+ colors).

    22. This sunny linen-blend button-front tank for when you're feelin' those summery vibes. The fabric is easy on your body, just like the fresh winds of summer.

    the tank in yellow
    J Crew Factory

    Get it from J.Crew Factory for $32.50+ (available in sizes XXS–3X and five colors).

    23. A pair of bestselling high-waisted biker shorts (which have pockets!!) with a range of uses from workouts to warm-weather lounging at home. Bless!,

    Promising review: "These are lifesavers. The charcoal are cotton and soooooo comfy for summertime. I have multiple pairs of each color and swear by them. They are great for the gym and just wearing under dresses and skirts. They also provide just enough pressure for my cramps that I can function!!" —MissLee

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and 40 color/length options, including two-packs).

    24. A tie-back trapeze tank to prove you can strut your stuff even when you're just out getting the mail. The loose, flowy fit means you won't be sweating buckets and the open back means you'll be feeling sexy whether you're wearing it with leggings or jeans!,

    FYI, this is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    Promising review: "Greatest find ever! It fits perfectly, is so soft and comfortable, and I can literally wear with every workout outfit and every pair of leggings. I get compliments every time I wear this and everyone wants to know where to find them." —Michelle Dailey

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 11 color combos).

    25. A linen wrap dress that'll become a summer staple because of how light and lovely it is. The wide sleeves and long waist tie just add to the charm.

    model wearing the short-sleeved wrap dress in light blue
    Linen Fox / Etsy

    This small biz has been hand-making every piece of clothing from their line out of 100% linen in Kaunas, Lithuania since 2014.

    Promising review: "This dress is amazing!!! I love it so much and have gotten so many compliments. People have reached out to me asking where I bought my dress and without hesitation send them right to Linen Fox. The dress is so comfortable and has great breathability in high heat. It also fits nice and snug while having plenty of fabric to loosen up and cover my legs without fear of my upper thighs showing as some wrap dresses do. I am so happy with my purchase and plan on adding another of this shop's pieces to my wardrobe soon." —Alexandra

    Get it from Linenfox on Etsy for $113.90+ (available in sizes XS–XL and in 23 colors).

    26. A comfy cami-style romper with a stretchy waistband because sometimes, you just wanna feel like you're wearing air, ya know? This choice is perf when you want something that ~almost~ feels like nothing.,

    Promising review: "I’m 4’8" so I’m very hesitant about ordering rompers online because they are normally too big. Not this one!! It fits me perfectly. It’s great quality material and super soft! I definitely foresee myself living in this during the summer! Can’t wait to dress this up for date nights or dress it down for beach days! Definitely recommend!" —Alexis Ashton

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 14 other colors).

    27. A pair of cotton-twill high-waisted shorts that have a slightly looser fit in the rear and thighs to guarantee that you can lounge around your home in 100% comfort and don't have to worry about it riding up anywhere!

    Model wearing the shorts in brown

    Promising review: "These are my new favorite shorts. I like how high the rise is, and that the leg opening flares out a bit. My butt looks better in these shorts than any others I’ve tried. They don’t cup under my butt like other shorts, and makes my rear look curvy and perky. I also like how they fit in the waist. I usually have a problem with waistbands gapping, but these do not. My other favorite thing is the quality of the fabric. It is very thick and feels high-quality. The classic design and durable fabric make me confident that these are shorts I will be able to wear for decades." —Kaitbabe

    Get it from Everlane for $50 (available in sizes 00–16 and in four colors).

    28. A keyhole-back tee fancy enough to pair with your better pants and skirts but casual enough for your workout fits. The lightweight fabric wicks sweat and the open back and easy fit means you'll easily feel the wind, so you can rest easy knowing you won't be melting in the heat wearing this.


    You can tie the back up for an extra punch of style (as pictured on the right)!

    Promising review: "The large is exactly the size the size chart describes. These are awesome! Great quality for the price and really cute. Will buy more again in the future!" —Amber

    Get them from Amazon for $11.50+ each (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    29. A pair of drawstring joggers for when you want something that's a stylish step up from your old sweatpants.

    A reviewer wearing the joggers in black and gray

    Promising review: "I'd been looking for a pair of sweatpant-like pants that weren't sloppy to wear running errands, but also are comfy for around the house relaxing. These are perfect. I ordered a size up since I wanted a a loser fit. They fit great, the pockets hold a ton of stuff (and without looking bulky), which I love. The fabric is soft and has held up through several washes so far without any pilling. They also go well with the crop tops I have." —sophiehehe

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 45 styles)

    30. A tie-back bandana top to change up your WFH style from your ratty old tees, which is all you've been wearing for a week.

    model wearing the bandana top
    Grey Bandit

    Grey Bandit is a small biz with a focus on lifestyle and deliciously gorgeous clothing.

    Get it from Grey Bandit for $36 (available in sizes XS–L).

    You, strutting in these fabulous pieces:

    Legendary Entertainment

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