Cute summer pajamas

There are many things about my mom that I’m thankful she passed on to me:

Her natural way with children.

Her preference for baking.

Her love of flowers, pretty gift wrapping, a good musical, chocolate, meaningful conversation, family.

And also her appreciation for cute pajamas.

The thing about pajamas is that because you don’t wear them out of the house, it’s super easy to just throw on sweats and an old tshirt and call it good. But I promise you that there is something nice about wearing something decent looking to bed!

I especially like having a set or two of presentable pajamas I can bring along on summer vacation. Every morning of our annual Jones family vacation, our family loves to linger on the patio or around the breakfast table and I don’t always feel like putting on real clothes first thing. So having pajamas that are cute, but also modest, is ideal.

When I was with my mom the other day I told her that I had just bought myself a new set of pajamas (the cute green ones seen above). Guess what? She just bought herself the exact same pair! So this year on our family trip, we’ll be twinsies.

If you’re looking for pajamas that are summery, stylish and modest enough to wear around your family, here are my top picks:


These are for sure my favorite pajamas. I have a long sleeve pair and short sleeve and wear them often. Yes, they are a little bit spendy, but totally worth it for quality and fit.

$85 (30% off with code BIGSALE)


A slightly more slim and stylized version of comfy sweats.



The little ruffle edge detail on these shorts and tank make them extra cute. And, of course, I’m a fan of the stripes.

$24.50 each


Nautical stripes are perfect for summertime.

$69.50 (30% off with code BIGSALE)


Super soft, extra comfy, with pockets (!) and comes in four patterns.


Match the pants, or mix with other bottoms.


Reviews say these are super soft and a little on the short side, so size up. I have them in my cart!

Reg. $19.95 Sale $11.97


You can’t go wrong with a simple pair of pajama pants in a fun polka dot pattern.

Reg. $16.99 (10% off with code STYLE)


This feels like the perfect lounging-about outfit.



Cute, lightweight and also has a matching top.

$29.95 (40% off with code THANKU)


This one (from J.Crew Factory) is just like the first set, but much less expensive.

Reg. $69.50 Sale $34.50 (extra 20% off with code FORREAL)


Classic stripes you can pair with a tank top or t-shirt.

Reg. $39.50 Sale $19.50 (extra 20% off with code FORREAL)

Those are my picks for great summer pajamas. And now I’d like one of each :)

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