Wearing nightgowns is a great way to get better sleep. They’re comfortable, keep you warm, and can be used for several occasions. However, not all nightgowns are created equally. Below are some tips for picking the right one for your needs and lifestyle—and you will also explain why wearing a nightie at bedtime is beneficial in more detail below.
Things to remember about nighties
- Nighties are comfortable.
- They’re easy to wear.
- You can wear them for all seasons.
- They’re easy to wash and dry but also easy to store because they only take up a little room (hang them on a hook) and don’t require ironing or pressing after washing.
Nightie designs to opt for
Nightgowns are the most common nightie type, but many other options are available. You can choose from various styles and materials, which can be made from cotton or silk. Some have lace trimming around the neckline and sleeves, while others have more understated designs that focus on comfort rather than style.
Many women like to wear their nightgowns after a bath or shower because they feel more comfortable when they dress minimally.
Why you need nighties in your sleepwear wardrobe
Nightgowns are a great sleepwear option. They’re feminine, sexy and beautiful. They can also be worn with different outfits—so you don’t have to dress up or down for bedtime.
Nightgowns are easy to wear because they don’t require any extra effort. You slip into them and go. And because they’re so comfortable, you’ll get a better sleep when wearing one of these outfits instead of another type of pyjama bottoms (like boxer shorts).
Benefits of nightgowns over other sleepwear
Nightgowns are more comfortable than other sleepwear because they’re made of soft fabrics and have no constrictive tags. They also tend to be more flattering because of their flowing silhouettes, which allow for a full range of motion when you move around in bed. Plus, there are so many different styles available. Nightgowns can be worn under pyjamas if you’re feeling extra warm or want something that will keep you cosy at night (and how much better your body feels when they’re covered). You can also wear them alone if it’s cool outside—or even just underneath an oversized sweater or long-sleeved shirt during the warmer months.
How to pick a nightgown that suits you best
When you’re picking a nightgown, it’s essential to make sure that it is:
- Comfortable: You want to sleep in your new outfit without feeling uncomfortable or restricted.
- Durable: You’ll want something that lasts for years and years, so don’t go cheap here. A good nightie will last through many washes with no problems—and if it does wear out after some time (or if there are holes), then replace it with another one of the same design/brand.
You can get better sleep if you wear nighties to bed.
Nighties are comfortable, and they make you feel more comfortable. The reason is that they’re made of cotton, a natural fibre that won’t irritate your skin as synthetic fabrics do. Synthetic fibres tend to itch and irritate the skin more than natural fibres do. Still, if you’re wearing something made from 100% cotton, it won’t cause any itching or rash-like symptoms like those caused by other kinds of clothing materials in their absence (such as polyester).
Cotton also has other benefits: It’s breathable; it keeps temperatures cooler under blankets, allowing air circulation while keeping the body warm enough.