30 Summer Pajamas for Women to Keep You Cool and Comfortable

Look cool, stay cool.

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Rising temperatures mean it's just about time to retire your flannels and fleece-lined leggings. Thanks to a massive surge in pajama wearing, (opens in new tab) it's a breeze to find dependable pajama brands (opens in new tab) with stylish, warm-weather sleep options. Whether you prefer something cutesy, like a matching set, or favor something ultra-low maintenance, like a sleep shirt, we've got light and airy summer pajama picks that will keep you looking and feeling cooler than an A.C. on blast.

Short Sets

These matching short sets are perfectly suited for lazy weekend mornings, but work as separates, too. Shop our favorites here:

Sleep Shirts

If you're guilty of stealing your S.O.'s oversized button-down, it's probably time to invest in one for yourself. Try these:

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Slip Dresses

Invest in a minimalist slip dress and you won't be embarrassed to check the mail whilst wearing your PJs. Shop more here:

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Nightgowns

These grown-up nightgowns are socially acceptable for adults and will allow you to toss and turn as you please. Grab one here:

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Lightweight Robes

Embrace robe life with these lightweight versions crafted from linen and organic cotton fabrics. Add one of these to your rotation:

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Slippers

These luxe slippers can keep up with your cozy footwear needs. Slide into a few here:

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Sara Holzman
Style Director

Sara Holzman is the Style Director at Marie Claire, covering runway trends and tracking down the latest finds to buy and wear. When she’s not writing about fashion, she pens about the best places to jet-off to. Over her six years with Marie Claire, Sara has reported on the ever-evolving world of fashion— covering both established and emerging designers within the industry. Sara has held fashion positions at Lucky and SELF Magazine and was a regular contributor to Equinox’s Furthermore website, where she wrote across their style, wellness, and travel verticals. She holds a degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri, Columbia, and currently resides in Manhattan. Follow her along at @sarajonewyork.