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Christmas Pajamas & Christmas Outfit Tips

Christmas is almost upon us (sort-of), which means that it is time to start thinking about putting together a wonderful Christmas outfit and of course choosing the perfect family Christmas pajamas! Here are a couple of tips and tricks you can use! I use these every year to put together my Christmas outfits, so I hope they are beneficial!

What is Christmassy?

Christmas outfits are different for everybody. Some may think that a Christmas outfit adorned with pictures of snowmen, reindeer, Christmas trees, and gifts is the idea of a Christmassy outfit. Most people do not. Sure, it is fine to wear this sort of thing in the comfort of your own home. Maybe purchase a pair of pajamas with these images on, but we are positive that it is not going to look that great when you are out and about, even as it gets closer to Christmas.

To me, a good Christmas outfit is the color of the season. Think reds and greens. Buy clothes focused on these colors, and you will be able to wear them long after Christmas has passed. I do not really see the sense in purchasing clothes that you can only wear once per year. Sure, it is fine and all to buy one outfit, but not a whole selection of them. To me, it is a waste of money.

How to Make Your Outfit Christmassy

Well, if you are pairing reds and greens, then you are already halfway there. You just need to jazz up the outfit a little bit.

If you are feeling a bit daring, then you can add a touch of tinsel to your outfit. A small amount of tinsel in your hair is going to go a long way towards making you look like you are wrapped up in the holiday spirit. If you are not feeling that daring, then maybe some gold jewelry. This jewelry will pair ridiculously well with the rest of the outfit. The major benefit of going down the route of using jewelry rather than Christmas decorations to accessorize is down to the fact that you can wear the outfit in less-casual environments too. For example; you could wear the outfit to work.

One thing that I like to do to my outfit, particularly when it gets closer to Christmas, is to wear some Christmassy earrings. Maybe have an earring in the shape of a gift or a reindeer. Nothing too crazy. In my opinion (and from what people have told me), it really helps to spice up the look out of the outfit. In addition to this, you are not going to be blowing a wad of cash on some clothing that you will wear once or twice. You will be spending your money on small items of jewelry which can really shake up your look.

If you want to go ‘all out’

Of course, if you do fancy going all out on your look this holiday season, then get some knitted sweaters with Christmas-related images on them. You will not necessarily be wearing these all the time, but I can’t think of anything that can get you into the holiday mood better.

Family Christmas Pajamas

Go all out! No one will see your families pajamas except those who know you best, so this is your chance to go super christmassy! Go matching, go elaborate, get crazy with designs, get the little ones looking super duper cute! Infact at Department Express we carry some fantastic matching Christmas pajamas in our night suits section!


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