17 Pairs of Sexy Pajamas You Can Wear Outside The House

Lauren Caruso
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The pajama trend, while nothing new, is largely uncharted territory for even the most ambitious among us. For one, what exactly is it about a pair of PJs that can transform them from around-the-house garb to something socially acceptable to wear in public?

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Turns out, the answer is one-part material, and two-parts fit: Silk pajamas work best as streetwear, especially when paired with heels, though certain cotton and poly-blends work well, especially as separates. And whether you’re wearing your pajamas alone or as a set, they should be relatively slim-fitting, lest you want to look like you’ve simply forgotten to get dressed. Ahead we found 17 pairs of chic-as-hell pajamas that you can totally wear outside the house. But, if you resolve to keep them indoor-wear only, we hear you.

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DKNY Printed Velour Pajama Set, $55; at Net-a-Porter


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La Perla Lace-trimmed Stretch-jersey Pajama Set, $223.20; at The Outnet

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White Pajama Button Down Top, $66; at Genuine People


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Eberjey Gisele PJ Set, $120; at Shopbop

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Gillian & O’Malley Pajama Set, $24.99; at Target


J.Crew Dreamy Cotton Pajama Set, $78; at J.Crew 

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Araks Ally Pajama Pants, $255; at Barneys New York


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Gap Modal Sleep Set, $69.50; at Gap

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ASOS Graffiti Floral Crepe Shirt & Long Leg Pajama Set, $43; at ASOS


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Equipment Avery Pajama Set, $418; at The Dreslyn


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Calvin Klein Modern Cotton Lounge Top & Shorts, $108; at Macy’s


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Pixie Market Navy Pajama Shirt, $49; at Pixie Market


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Calvin Klein Underwear Translucent PJ Set, $78; at Shopbop


ASOS CURVE Polka Dot Traditional Shirt & Pant Pajama Set in Jersey, $43; at ASOS


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Kumi Kookoon Silk Ashley Pajama Set, $249; at One Kings Lane


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Neiman Marcus Silk Shortie Pajama Set, Ivory $170; at Neiman Marcus


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Gillian O’Malley Pagama Set, $19.99; at Target


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