Whether it’s your baby’s first or 15th Christmas, festive pajamas are a celebratory staple (not to mention Instagram gold). From fairisle patterns to classic checkered flannels, tis the season for Christmas pajamas for kids to flaunt and you to photograph. Read on to see our favorites!
For little ones celebrating their very first holiday season, dressing them up (or down, technically) in these Christmas pajamas from Pottery Barn is a sweet way to commemorate the occasion. The bright red onesie was inspired by Santa’s big red suit, only you won’t find any fuzzy detailing or chunky black belt here; just white embroidery spelling out “My First Christmas” on the tush (too cute!) and a zipper from neck to foot. What’s more, your bundle of joy will stay snug through the crisp winter night as the outfit is made from supersoft cotton knit.
Burts Bees Baby Gingerbread Sleep & Play christmas pajamas set is almost as sweet as a plate of actual gingerbread cookies (almost). Sewn from gentle organic cotton for the comfiest fit, your little one can don these footie pajamas from playtime to bedtime. Unlike the brand’s signature snug sleepers, the loose fitting one piece has been designed with wiggle room in mind, so your baby can enjoy the hours-long festivities comfortably.
Searching for the perfect red, white, and green checkered Christmas nightgown? Look no further than this number from Komar Kids. Unlike itchy get ups, this nightdress is incredibly soft — made from 100% polyester material — so don’t be surprised if your little one requests swapping their actual Christmas ensemble for these festive jammies. Add a white bow in their hair and your party guests will never know the difference.
Little girls love matching with their sidekick, even if said sidekick is made of plastic and doesn’t blink. Leveret’s Red, Black, & Plaid matching girls and doll nightgown is giving us major American Girl Twin Doll vibes and we’re here for it. Both fleece Christmas nightgowns are made of polyester, and the miniature version is compatible with American Girl Dolls and other 18-inch dolls. And, hey, if she loves the holiday look, Leveret’s matching nightgowns come in 15 additional styles.
If wearing fairisle jammies from now until December 31st makes us #basic, then so be it. Lauren Conrad knows the secret to looking chic is simplicity, so this holiday season encourage the entire family to rock these precious Christmas pajamas. The two piece set is comprised of two pieces: a crewneck, long sleeve top and matching bottom with an elastic waistband (an essential, especially if you’ll be indulging on gingerbread cookies, Mom). The set is so effortlessly classic, your teenager won’t even need to add an Instagram filter to your family photo to accentuate the festive vibes.
You know it, and we know it, Ma: Mommy’s little helper is Santa’s little helper. Of course, you might not be sporting the big red suit come Christmas Eve, but your little one will love this elf-in-training uniform from Carter’s. This three-piece Christmas Pajamas Set features two long-sleeved top (one that says “Santa’s Little Helper” in green, and another sweatshirt-esque graphic top with Santa, reindeer, and penguin design), and matching red and white striped pants with ribbed cuffs. It’s made from flame-resistant cotton, and fits nice and snug, ideal for holiday cuddles.
Color blocking is always on trend, right? OK, so these rugby striped Christmas pajamas from Burts Bees Baby look similar to prison uniforms off the bat. Ergo, the second your little one slips into the set, you’ll be obsessed with their simplistic, yet totally festive flair. Made from 100% breathable cotton, these jammies are snug, but still super gentle on sensitive skin.
If your family has zero plans this Christmas, save for binge watching A Christmas Story on TBS and enjoying some quality time around the homestead, we highly suggest treating your clan to PajamaGram’s Christmas pajamas for kids. Made from 100% polyester, this long sleeve and full-length pants set was designed for holiday lounging. Available in eight patterns, including red/green plaid and Christmas tree bottoms, there’s a seasonal style for every family member.
Move over sugar plum fairies; these Christmas pajamas from Amazon Essentials will have your little one dreaming of a white Christmas come December 24. It will begin to look a lot like Christmas once you slip your toddler into the allover snowflake pattern. The cotton jammies are made snug with room to grow, and the material softens after the first wash. They’ll love the comfortable feel, and you’ll love the nostalgic aesthetic.
Toy Story 4 was a hit at the box office this year, and if your child is obsessed with all things Woody and Buzz like the rest of the world, we’re willing to bet a few Pixar action figures might make an appearance under your tree. That being said, hype them up for a Disney-dominated holiday with a pair of these Christmas pajamas for kid. They’re inspired by the final installment to the franchise, and feature your favorite characters. While you’re at it, consider throwing in a Toy Story Christmas Ornament, too. The more memorabilia the better.
Related: The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide 2019