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    28 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 just want to wear something different 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 pretty and lightweight ruffle dress with chiffon and a flattering tie in front so you can feel like a woodland fairy flittering around your home.

    A model wearing the dress

    Join Adore Me's VIP membership program and get it for $59 or skip the membership and get it for $69 a la carte (available in sizes XS–XL).

    2. A flirty and cute floral babydoll dress so sweet and breezy you'll feel like you're not wearing much at all (which is good for the heat!).

    Model wearing the dress, which has a scoop neck and back
    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $17.99 (available in sizes S–L and also in black with white flowers).

    3. A pair of woven wide leg pants with an allover wildflower print to match the wild soul inside of you 😉. They sometimes look like a skirt and sometimes look like pants so if you're on the fence about which one to wear on any given day, just go for these!

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $27.99 (available in sizes XS–L).

    4. A pair of high-waisted kick flare pants so comfy you'll be able to dance around in them.

    A model showing off the black and white checkered pants
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "So comfy and adorable. They're high-wasted so they're great with crop tops. Makes the butt look great, and stretchy material so very comfortable. Trying to figure out which one to get next!" —jziz

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $39 (available in sizes XS–L and seven colors and prints).

    5. A T-shirt maxi dress that'll come in handy when you want the glam of a dress but the comfort of your favorite tee. Also, pssst...pockets!

    A model wearing the dress in black

    Promising review: "You know how sometimes you order clothing on Amazon and the fit is all wonky or the color is off or the style looks different than the picture? That's not the case with this dress. The dress skims my body loosely but doesn't look like a sack, and the length is perfect if worn with a slight heel. I could probably get away with flats since the hem touches the top of my feet. The dress seems decent quality for the price — it didn't shrink or fall apart in the wash. The fabric is stretchy and comfortable, like a thin knit T-shirt but not see-through at all. Plus, it has pockets."Amanda

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 18 colors).

    6. A sunny and tropical floral tie-front button-up shirt for when you're feelin' those Hawaiian vibes from head to toe. The fabric is light and easy on your body, just like the fresh winds of Hawaii would be.

    The shirt in white with blue flowers and green leaves
    American Eagle

    Get it from American Eagle for $26.21 (available in sizes XS–XL and four colors).

    7. A quirky '50s-inspired sleeveless babydoll dress with a fun lemur print you'll love showing off! The breathable cotton ensures you won't lose your breath 😉.

    The dress, which is pale pink and has deep front pockets and a scoop neckline

    Get it from ModCloth for $59 (available in sizes XS–4XL).

    8. 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.

    Model wearing the shorts in blue with white lining

    Promising review: "These shorts are the perfect length and are made of comfortable light material. The sides have a bit of stretch for exercise and they wash up great!" —LBRISC

    Get it from Adidas for $30 (available in sizes XS–XL and seven colors).

    9. A cotton sweatshirt dress with an elastic waist that's so easy to wear it's no wonder this might become your new fave.

    A model wearing the long-sleeve, cinched-waist dress in green

    Get it from Boohoo for $16 (available in sizes 12–24).

    10. A boxy cropped pocket tee in a fun color to brighten up both your at-home wardrobe and your mood! Plus, it's super soft and made of cotton so you won't mind wearing it all day.

    Model wearing the top in melon with shorts

    Get it from Everlane for $25 (available in sizes XXS–XL and six colors).

    11. A flowy knit A-line jersey skirt because sometimes, you just wanna feel like you're wearing air, ya know? The comfy elasticized waist and hidden pockets just seal the deal!


    Promising review: "Staple piece, great quality. I love this skirt! Easy to wear and take care of. Goes with anything. It's my favorite; it stays soft after several washes. It's not recommended that you put it in the dryer, however I did once on accident and it turned out just fine. If you hang dry it though you don't get any wrinkles which is great!" —Wildflowerlbt

    Get it from ModCloth for $29.99+ (available in sizes XXS–4XL and six colors).

    12. A woven crotchet flared mini dress to make all your beachy 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.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $29.99 (available in sizes S–L).

    13. A bold linen jumpsuit so even if you're feeling down, this will make you feel all dressed up and ready to take on the day. Its elasticized back and feather-light material makes it an easy summer go-to and it even has a cute optional tie in front for that feminine touch!

    Model wearing the square-neck jumpsuit in gold

    Promising review: "It's always such a joy to try on clothes from Everlane. The quality really helps ensure the right fit! This jumpsuit is both comfy and crisp looking! It seems like something that could work for many body types." —katyjude11

    Get it from Everlane for $88 (available in sizes 00–16 and five colors).

    14. A pair of high-waisted mom jeans for those days you want that slick '90s aesthetic but also want breathing room for your legs (and waist).

    A model wearing the jeans with the hem folded
    Urban Outfitters

    My colleague Maitland Quitmeyer loves these jeans. Here's what she had to say: "I have these and they really are comfy jeans — they loosen and soften up perfectly, ideal for days you want a denim look but want to sit comfortably!"

    Promising review: "Fit true to size. Super comfortable and go with absolutely everything. Very vintage/'90s vibes, which go perfectly with my style." —Emmy

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $59 (available in sizes 24–34).

    15. 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!


    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 $15.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and nine color combos).

    16. A charming check-print tiered midi dress that'll make it seem like you just stepped out of a vintage postcard. It has a loose fit that makes it the perfect easygoing summer dress and that ruffled hem is so cute!

    A model wearing the square-neck dress, which has a scoop back
    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I’ve never tried on a better looking piece of clothing. I’ve found the PERFECT dress for me and the style I’m going for!" —mae32

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $69 (available in sizes XS–L).

    17. A pair of sporty three-striped Adidas tights in cotton jersey for a form-fitting but comfy feel that'll make them your go-to leggings!

    Model wearing the leggings in black

    Promising review: "Great fitting, really comfortable, and I can wear them with anything." —Cazzyfaife

    Get it from Adidas for $28+ (available in sizes 2XS–XL and four colors).

    18. A pair of cotton-twill high-waisted shorts that have 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 $48 (available in sizes 00–16 and four colors).

    19. A plus-size sleeveless V-neck jumpsuit that's so fashionable you'll construct a makeshift runway in your own home just so you can give this the proper spotlight it deserves. The soft material won't stifle your skin and as it's an instant outfit, you don't have to worry about extra clothes either!

    A model wearing the houndstooth-patterned jumpsuit, which has contrasting red stripes down the side

    Join Adore Me's VIP membership program and get it for $59 or skip the membership and get it for $69 a la carte (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    20. 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 $16.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 45 styles)

    21. A pair of plus-size denim overalls to add vintage-y style and effortless adorableness to your outfit. It's 98% cotton and has a stretchy fit, so you can rest easy knowing you won't be melting in the heat wearing this.

    A model wearing the overalls over a sweatshirt

    Promising review: "I’ve always wanted a pair of overalls and these are super comfy; they feel like PJs. You might have to play with the straps to get them to fit correctly. For me Levi’s are always sized a bit small for me so I buy one size up. I love ‘em!" —DayZ

    Get them from Levi's for $39.75 (available in sizes 16–26).

    22. A summery pastel blue romper that'll be light and airy on your skin and worthy of ending up on your Instagram!

    A model wearing the romper

    Get it from Levi's for $69.50 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    23. A breathable sleeveless jumpsuit that has pockets, a zippered security back pocket, a drawstring waist for ultimate comfort and — wait for it — offers sun protection! What more do you need from a jumpsuit?

    Model wearing the jumpsuit in sage green

    Promising review: "I fell immediately in love with this staple piece. Dress it up for the office with a cardigan, scarf, and slingback clogs, or dress it down with sandals when you travel. I imagine it will keep me very cool in the summer, and can be easily layered through fall. I bought the sage green, which I adore — it complements many other colors, and is neutral but still unique. All around extremely easy to wear, though I wish the buttons snapped instead. REI, please make more colors and perhaps even patterned!" —AMS1988

    Get it from REI for $89.95 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors).

    24. A sleeveless tiered midi dress perfect for bringing an island-y vacay vibe. The breezy looser fit spells nothing but "comfort!"

    J Crew Factory

    Reviewers note to size down, as the dress can run large!

    Promising review: "I bought the white and black dress. It is sooo cute. Very classy and chic. It is lined and has pockets! You are going to love this dress." —kcy1314

    Get it from J. Crew Factory for $44.50 (available in sizes 00–20, classic and petite fits, and four colors)

    25. 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, which'll be a relief when you can't handle the heat!


    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 $12.95+ each (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    26. A super soft and stretchy draped jumpsuit for a look that's formal enough for video calls with the team and comfy enough to sleep in. It has pockets too!

    A model wearing the jumpsuit in black

    Promising review: "Too fancy looking to be this comfy! This jumpsuit is amazing. It feels like PJs but looks super glamorous. Planning to wear it with glitzy accessories for holiday parties and then fall asleep in it afterwards." —Anna

    Get it from Modcloth for $60 (available in sizes XXS–4X and in gray).

    27. A pair of lightweight linen pull-on shorts that'll make you look chic and carefree, especially with that stylish paperbag waist!


    Promising review: "Comfortable and flattering. Very cute shorts. Flattering and show off enough but no too much. Nice linen material. Can't wait for the weather to warm up so I can wear them!" —Safoba

    Get it from Anthropologie for $79 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    28. A light cotton button-up shirt with a camp collar that adds a cool retro touch — plus, the fabric wicks moisture so you know you'll stay cool even on the hottest summer days!

    A model wearing the shirt half tucked into shorts

    Get it from REI for $65 (available in sizes XS–XL and three colors).

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