The 5 Best Holiday Pajamas For Anyone On Your List

Whether your idea of fun is curling up with a mug of hot chocolate to watch a Hallmark movie or getting ready to dance the night away, coming home to a pair of comfy pajamas is always a dream. It's easy to get caught up in the stress of choosing the perfect gift, especially when you buy for a lot of people, but a pair of holiday-themed pajamas is always a guaranteed hit. After all, who doesn't love being cozy?

Matching holiday pajamas have been around since the 1950s, according to Southern Living, and they've recently experienced a revival as a major trend thanks to social media. The adorable look of wearing identical PJs is ideal for creating memories, and, as suggested by Land's End, you can even present the pajamas as part of a fun game or throw a holiday pajama party. 

The five sets of pajamas below range in style from sophisticated to fun, but the best thing about them is that they all cater to a large variety of sizes, so no one will be left out this holiday season.

Red plaid is one of the most classic holiday pajama patterns

You can never go wrong with a classic red plaid pattern, and these red check flannel pajamas from have the added bonus of being monogrammed. Per The Pioneer Woman, they can be purchased from SelineLounge on Etsy and personalized via the monogram option, making them a very special present for your own family or some close family friends. Plus, they are made by a small business, so you can feel even better purchasing a pair knowing you're supporting small this holiday season.

In terms of sizes, the pajamas run from a women's XS to XL, with men's sizes starting at XS and going up to XXL. However, you can also ask for custom sizes by messaging the shop directly. Even better, you can request varying size inseams depending on your height — 28 inches for petite, 30 inches for regular, or 32 inches for tall.

Buffalo plaid is another cozy and classic print choice

Not just for country folks, buffalo plaid is actually for everybody, especially during the holiday season. This set of buffalo plaid pajamas from Hanna Andersson feature a black and white buffalo pattern and a festive red trim around the cuffs and shirt neck. Made of organic cotton, they will feel super soft against skin. The wide range of sizes means each member of the family can don a pair, with women's and men's size ranging from XS to XXL and plenty of options for kids, babies, and pets.

These pajamas can be worn as both pajamas and loungewear due to their versatile design. Plus, as pointed out by Country Living, you can actually build matching sets of pyjamas via a tool on the Hanna Andersson website, making it easier than ever to buy for friends and family. Even the men in your life will appreciate being gifted these pajamas during the holidays due to their unisex pattern and the fact they can be worn all year round.

Take inspiration from classic holiday movies this year

If the person you're buying for has a streak of mischief within them, novelty pyjamas are the way to go. Inspired by classic holiday movie "Elf," these Hanna Andersson pajamas are also perfect for when you take your yearly family snapshot (via TODAY). 

One of the pajama sets is a recreation of Buddy's iconic elf costume, whereas the other is a white set with festive motifs and miniature Buddy figures emblazoned across the top and trousers. Both outfits come in larger sizes, so parents can get in on the fun, as can babies and pets due to the matching outfit options. No matter who is wearing these pajamas, they'll feel super warm and cozy due to the organic cotton rib-knit fabric. Size options vary depending on the outfit chosen, but women's and men's sizes typically run from XS to XXL.

You can never go wrong with pajamas inspired by cute characters

Classic holiday movies not your style? Go for something more futuristic instead with these adorable pajamas inspired by Baby Yoda (via TODAY). 

Otherwise known as Grogu, Baby Yoda originates from popular Disney+ show "The Mandalorian" and made quite a splash when he first appeared on screen due to his baby-like appearance and resemblance to orginal "Star Wars" character Yoda. Now, you and your family and friends can look as cute as Grogu with The Mandalorian Grogu Pajamas from Kohl's.

The Baby Yoda pajama collection includes women's, men's, and plus sizes, as well as matching designs for children, toddlers, babies, and pets. Each design differs a little in color, with the same cute motif of Baby Yoda on the front. Women's sizes run from XS to XXL, plus size women's from 1X to 3X, men's from S to XL, and "Big and Tall" men's pajamas from tall L to 4XB. There are plenty of size options for children of all ages, too.

Pajamas don't have to be loud to be festive

If you prefer a more sophisticated look, this luxurious set of silk pajamas from Mommesilk have a festive feel to them without being over the top (per BRIDES). Though they are expensive at $596, the pure mulberry silk material will add some extra luxury to any festivities. Mommesilk uses the "world's fairest silk products," and all of their silk is completely chemical-free.

The sizing starts at XS for women and goes up to XXL, whereas the men's sizes start at XS and go up to XXXL. You can pick from either the stunning burgundy claret color or opt for midnight navy blue if you prefer darker colors. The chic and elegant design includes classic piping detail in white around the neckline, cuffs on the top and bottom, and an outline on the single front pocket. Beautifully understated, the timeless look of these pajamas will never go out of style.